IOM vitamin D and calcium workshop on Aug. 4

July 30, 2009

As part of its study of how much vitamin D and calcium people need, a committee convened by the Institute of Medicine will hold a public workshop to gather insights and data from experts on Tuesday, Aug. 4. Among the workshop's presentations will be a discussion of a recent vitamin D and calcium report released by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, which can be found at http://www.ahrq.gov/clinic/tp/vitadcaltp.htm. A workshop agenda with a list of presentations is available at http://www.iom.edu/?id=68400.

The workshop will run from 8 a.m. through 5 p.m. in Room 100 of the National Academies' Keck Center, 500 Fifth St., N.W., Washington, D.C. Due to space limitations, advance registration is required. Reporters: For more information, contact the Office of News and Public Information at tel. 202-334-2138 or e-mail news@nas.edu.
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