*LMU-Ludwg-Maximilians-Universität München, Dr. von Hauner Children's Hospital, University of Munich Medical Center, München, Germany
†WHO Regional Office for Europe, Copenhagen, Denmark
‡WHO European Office for Prevention and Control of Noncommunicable Diseases, Moscow, Russian Federation
§European Childhood Obesity Group, Francavilla Fontana, Italy.
Address correspondence and reprint requests to Berthold Koletzko, MD, PhD, Dres hc, LMU-Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Dr. von Hauner Children's Hospital, Lindwurmstr 4, 80337 München, Germany (e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org).
Received 27 April, 2018
Accepted 5 June, 2018
The work of B.K. is financially supported in part by the Commission of the European Communities, Projects Early Nutrition (FP7-289346), DYNAHEALTH (H2020-633595), and LIFECYCLE (H2020-SC1-2016-RTD), the European Research Council Advanced Grant META-GROWTH (ERC-2012-AdG 322605), the Erasmus Plus programme “Early Nutrition eAcademy Southeast Asia—573651-EPP-1-2016-1-DE-EPPKA2-CBHE-JP,” and the EU Interreg Programme “Focus in CD-CE111.” Travel support to attend meetings at the WHO regional Office for Europe was provided by the European Society for Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition (http://www.espghan.org). J.R.B., J.M.J., and M.W are WHO staff members. The opinions expressed are theirs and do not necessarily reflect the views and policies of the World Health Organization.
The authors report no conflicts of interest.