33. Joint Annual Meeting of the German Society for Minerals and Trace Elements (GMS) with Zinc-UK

Aachen, Germany, September 28th – 30th 2017


Topic: Zinc and other transition metals in health and disease

Preliminary program

Location: RWTH Aachen University Hospital (Uniklinik RWTH Aachen), Pauwelsstr. 30, 52074 Aachen, Germany

Local Organization: Prof. Dr. Lothar Rink, Dr. Inga Weßels, Dr. Martina Maywald

Congress Secretary: Dagmar Marx ( 

The Heinz-Zumkley-Prize 2017 will be awarded at the conference in recognition of exceptional achievements and publications in the field of mineral and trace element research. 
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Past conferences co-organised by SNFS

3rd International Congress on Hidden Hunger „Post-2015 Agenda and Sustainable Development Goals: Where are we now? Strategies to improve nutrition quality and combat hidden hunger“ 

Organized by the Food Security Center and the Society of Nutrition and Food Science


Where: Stuttgart, Germany

When: March 20-22, 2017

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Joint congress of the SFRR-E and SNFS


Where: University of HohenheimStuttgart, Germany
When: September 2-4, 2015

Click here for detailed information, abstract books, and photos from the conference.

Hidden Hunger, Childhood Development and Long-term Prospects for Society and Economy

2nd International Congress Hidden Hunger

Where: University of HohenheimStuttgart, Germany
When: March 3-6, 2015