Risk of Excessive Intake of Vitamins and Minerals Delivered Through Public Health Interventions - Current Practices and Case Studies Technical Meeting: Use and Interpretation of Haemoglobin Concentrations for Assessing Anaemia Status in Individuals and Po

The World Health Organization (WHO) hosted a technical consultation in Panamá City, Panamá from October 4 – 6, 2017 that examined the risks associated with excessive intake of supplements delivered through public health interventions. Participants discussed current estimates for total intake of an assortment of vitamins and minerals delivered through various means, identified current methods of mitigating risks, and proposed strategies and solutions for moving forward. The conclusions made at this meeting are intended to aid member states in the implementation of micronutrient programs.

October 4 – 6, 2017