Organising committee

Conference chair

Johan Garssen, University of Utrecht, The Netherlands

Alan Landay, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago

Program committee

John F Cryan, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland

Alain van Gool, Radboud University Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands

David Hafler , Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA

Charles R Mackay, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia

André Marette, Laval University, Québec City, QC, Canada

Gregor Reid , Lawson Health Research Institute, London, ON, Canada

Important conference deadlines

Extended Abstract Submission Deadline - 26 November 2014

Author Notification Deadline - 22 December 2014

Author Registration Deadline - 23 January 2015

Early Registration Deadline - 23 January 2015


Pharma-Nutrition 2013

15 – 17 April 2013 – Singapore

Oral programme

Conference chairman

Johan Garssen, University of Utrecht, The Netherlands

Professor Giovanni Appendino , Novara, Italy

Professor John F. Cryan , University College Cork, Ireland

Professor Jeya Henry , Singapore

Dr. Patrick Kamphuis , Danone Research, Centre for Specialised Nutrition in Wageningen, The Netherlands

Dr James Kaput , Lausanne, Switzerland

Professor Alessandro Laviano , Department of Clinical Medicine, Sapienza University, Rome, Italy

Alan L Landay , Chicago, IL, USA

Tsutomu Nakayama , University of Shizuoka, School of Food and Nutritional Sciences, Japan

Professor Philip Scheltens , Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Professor Mridula Sharma , Department of Biochemistry, National University of Singapore, Singapore

Professor Francesco Visioli , IMDEA Alimentación, Madrid, Spain; Editor- in -Chief PharmaNutrition

The first Pharma-Nutrition conference has taken place between 18-20th April 2011 in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. Over 200, nutrition and pharma specialists came together to present, share and discuss the current research on the gap between pharma and nutrition. We would like to thank everyone who attended and made this ground breaking conference a success.

 European Journal of Pharmacology

The abstracts presented at the conference were published in a supplement in the European Journal of Pharmacology.

Special issue


The journal PharmaNutrition will publish a special issue from the conference.

Selected speakers and presenters will be invited to contribute an article to the issue, and all abstracts will be published in the issue.

Full articles are subject to peer review.