Food and Nutrition Sciences

ISSN Print: 2157-944X    ISSN Online: 2157-9458

Call For Papers

    Special Issue on Maternal and Child Nutrition

    Generally, malnutrition poses a great threat to health, especially for women and children. Now, more and more people begin to pay attention to maternal and child nutrition, in order to improve the overall health level of this group. Maternal and child nutrition including women of childbearing age, pregnant and lactating women, infants, preschool and school-age children's nutrition and health.

    In this special issue, we intend to invite front-line researchers and authors to submit original researches and review articles on exploring Maternal and Child Nutrition. Potential topics include, but are not limited to:

    • Nutritional needs of mothers and their children
    • Health education
    • Nutrition and health function of food
    • Children's nutrition and food fortification
    • Nutritional risk assessment
    • Fetal, neonatal, infant, child and adolescent nutrition
    • Child eating behavior


    Authors should read over the journal’s For Authors carefully before submission. Prospective authors should submit an electronic copy of their complete manuscript through the journal’s Paper Submission System.

    Please kindly notice that the “Special Issue” under your manuscript title is supposed to be specified and the research field “Special Issue – Maternal and Child Nutrition” should be chosen during your submission.

    According to the following timetable:

    Submission Deadline

    December 20th, 2017

    Publication Date

     February 2018

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