International Conference on Polyphenols and Health at the Quebec City Convention Centre

Published on : Thursday, February 4, 2016

Mr. Yves DesjardinsMr. Yves Desjardins, researcher at INAF and one of Québec City’s event and convention ambassadors, is the man behind bringing the International Conference on Polyphenols and Health to Québec City. Mr. Desjardins is a prolific convention ambassador as he is also behind the 8th International Strawberry Symposium. It is the first time in 10 years that this international event will be held in North America. Québec City is the designated city for this first. More than 500 delegates and world-renowned speakers in the field of nutrition and functional foods will meet at the Québec City Convention Centre October 3 to 6, 2017.


Polyphenols, powerful antioxidants found in fruits and vegetables as well as wine and chocolate, have many vertues and play an important role in protecting health and battling chronic diseases.


Mr. Desjardins, is a professor and researcher at the Institute of Nutrition and Functional Foods (INAF) at Université Laval. His colleague, André Marette, also a reasearcher at INAF and at the Québec Heart and Lung Institute (Université Laval), will collaborate in organizing the prestigious event.


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>

arrow2Follow TTW
facebook-logo  twitter-logo  LinkedIn_logo  stumbleupon-logo   rss_logo 
ttw_blogger_logo  ttw_blogger_logo  ttw_blogger_logo


  • 01 AIME 2018 BB
  • 02 WTM 2017
  • 03 EMITT 2018
  • 04 AIME-2018 small
  • 05 iitmindia 2017
  • 06 imtm 2018
  • 06 TTF-Surat 2017
  • 30 PATA


Get our toolbar!
Review on