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Malaysian Dietitians’ Association (MDA) 20th National Conference.

Malaysian Dietitians’ Association (MDA) 20th National Conference.

Double Tree, Kuala Lumpur. The Conference was officiated by YB Datuk Dr Jeyaindran Tan Sri Sinnadurai, Deputy Director General of Health (Medical). Pharm-D had a soft launch for Calco in-conjunction with this annual MDA event. Calco is a high calorie complete balance nutrition. During the soft launch, delegates had the chance to taste the Asian-unique Malt flavored Calco. It was a pleasure to have 2 speakers to speak for us during the “Just before Lunch” symposium. Dr Mary Chong, a Research Scientist from Clinical Research Centre, Singapore Institute for Clinical Sciences (SICS,A*Star) spoke for us on “Towards the Ideal Balanced Fats Ratio 1:1:1 of SFA:MUFA:PUFA” and Ms Foong Pui Hing, Principal Dietitian from National Heart Institute (IJN), Malaysia who shared with us “Oral Nutrition Supplements for CVD patients: A creative...