News ILSI Mesoamerica

January – February

From January 8 to 11, ILSI Global held its 2019 annual meeting in Clearwater, Florida, United States. ILSI Mesoamerica had the opportunity to participate in all the sessions. In addition Don Jorge Arturo Jara (President) and Professor PhD. Sergio Paniagua, LANOTEC researcher, participated in the Scientific Session called: New Technologies & Applications in Food Science, which was organized by the subsidiaries of LATAM.

The treasurer Mrs. Natalia Carvajal, participated in the Scientific Session called: New Technology for Improving Accuracy in Food Intake and Physical Activity Assessment.

If you want to know the poster presented at the annual meeting you can see it here.

On February 7, ILSI Mesoamerica held its General Assembly for this 2019. This time it was attended by many of the industrial partners and academic allies, as well as special guests. During the assembly, a recognition was given to the members of REDCIMOVI, a project that has managed to link the work of 5 important universities in Central America.

Finally, for the scientific session Ing. Rebeca López presented to the assembly the topic Management, Management and Evaluation of Allergens in food: status and challenges.

ILSI Mesoamerica Newslatter, vol. 4, No 1. January 2019