3 Plates of Food

Free Public Talk

Protein! It’s the powerhouse nutrient for the body. But when it comes to the best nutritional bang for buck, which is better—animal or plant sourced? It’s a hot topic today with the growing trend in plant-based diets. Professor Teresa Ann Davis (Professor of Pediatrics, USDA/ARS Children’s Nutrition Research Center, Baylor College of Medicine) cuts through the myths to examine why animal- sourced protein is needed in a healthy diet.

WHERE: Spiers Centre, Palmerston North Boys’ High School

WHEN: Tuesday 28 August 2018