Food Labelling and Heart Health, 3 June 2008

 

Agenda

 

• Dr. Georgs Andrejevs MEP, Co-Chair, MEP Heart Group, Welcome and Introduction

• Prof. Pedro Marques Vidal, Deputy Head of Clinic, Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, Lausanne
The link between nutrition and cardiovascular disease

• Mr. Robert Madelin, Director General, DG SANCO, European Commission
The importance of food labelling for cardiovascular health

• Mrs. Renate Sommer, Member of the European Parliament
The European Parliament draft report on the provision of food information to consumers

• Discussion

• Dr. Georgs Andrejevs MEP, Co-Chair, MEP Heart Group, Conclusions and Closing