In March 16-17, 2017 in Abu Dhabi, UAE, the Annual International Conference on Vitamin D Deficit and Human Health was held (http://www.uaevitamindcongress.com/)
The conference included lectures on the Vitamin D deficit diagnostics, prophylaxis and treatment, discussion of recent findings on Vitamin D influencing the human health.http://www.uaevitamindcongress.com/
The key issues considered were: Vitamin D status in children and adolescents; classical and non-classical Vitamin D role; genome aspects of Vitamin D; Vitamin D’s role in the endocrine, cardiovascular, neurological, autoimmune, and oncological conditions, osteoporosis, rickets, osteomalacia, respiratory infections, skin conditions; features of laboratory diagnostics, Vitamin D deficit; role of nutrition in prophylaxis of Vitamin D deficit; treatment of Vitamin D insufficiency and deficiency.
The Conference invited speakers who were opinion leaders, scientists and physicians from the UAE, Middle East, the USA, Serbia, and Ukraine.
Prof. Vladyslav Volodymyrovych Povoroznyuk, President of the Ukrainian Association of Osteoporosis, Honored Scientist and Technician, Doctor of Medical Sciences