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8th INFOGEST Webinar on Food Digestion

Event Time 2pm
Venue Online
The 8th INFOGEST webinar on food digestion will take place on Wednesday, 7th April at 2PM.

The theme this month is “in vitro Digestion Models” and will feature presentations from Dr Anabel Mulet-Cabero of the Quadram Institute and Prof. Gail Bornhorst of UC Davis.

Dr Anabel Mulet-Cabero is a former Walsh Scholar from the Food Chemistry and Technology Department at Teagasc Moorepark. She will present her work on the “Semi-dynamic Infogest Digestion Model”. Prof. Gail Bornhorst is associate professor in the Departments of Food Science & Technology and Biological & Agricultural Engineering at UC Davis. She will present her work on “Dynamic Digestion Models: Uses, Opportunities and Challenges”. The webinar will be moderated by Dr André Brodkorb of Teagasc, as well as Dr Lotti Egger and Dr Isidra Recio.

The INFOGEST Webinar Series on Food Digestion is held on the first Wednesday of every month at 2PM and will continue in the lead up to the next International Conference on Food Digestion 3-5 May 2022 in Cork, Ireland. The webinars are hosted on Zoom through the Teagasc ConnectEd platform. Each webinar focuses on a different theme related to the working groups from the INFOGEST network and features presentations from two researchers, followed by a question and answer session.