Programme8th European Beer and Health Symposium
09:00 – OPENING BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE ORGANISING COMMITTEE
Dr. Corina-Aurelia Zugravu
09:15 – KEY NOTE SPEECH
Andrew Curry, journalist
SESSION 1 – THE PROTECTIVE EFFECTS OF MODERATE BEER CONSUMPTION: ESTABLISHED FACTS OR MERE FAIRY TALE?
09:40 Recent evolutions in drinking guidelines across the world: the facts and drivers of these decisions
10:00 Different concepts in alcohol research: are the observed protective health effects of moderate beer consumption still valid?
Dr. Luc Djoussé
10:20 The effects of moderate beer consumption on cardiovascular diseases, what is the current state of research
Prof. Demosthenes Panagiotakos
10:40 Panel discussion
10:55 COFFEE BREAK
SESSION 2 – MODERATE BEER CONSUMPTION AND LIFESTYLE-RELATED DISEASES
11:25 What does science show on the link between beer consumption and type 2 diabetes?
Prof. Kjeld Hermansen
11:45 Moderate drinking and the ageing brain; a potential fit for smart ageing?
Prof. María José González Muñoz
12:05 Panel discussion
12:20 LUNCH BREAK
SESSION 3 – BEER IN THE SPOTLIGHT
13:30 Is beer an appropriate drink for rehydration?
Prof. Dr. Ronald J. Maughan
13:50 Does beer consumption have a place in a healthy lifestyle?
Prof. De Gaetano
14:10 Panel discussion