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RFP: Nutrition and Healthy Child Growth and Development, City of Toronto

Request for Proposal No. 9155-02-7362

Closing 12 Noon, October 4, 2002

The City of Toronto has issues a Request for Proposal for professional services to conduct a literature review to

a) describe nutrition factors that contribute to healthy child growth and development (0-6 years);

b) relate the nutrition factors to the outcomes of interest (e.g., cognitive, physical, motor and social/emotional development);

c) include burden of illness data for failure to thrive, iron deficiency anemia, early childhood tooth decay and obesity, where available;

d) include dietary intake data and survey's of children's eating habits and patterns; and

e) briefly describe the emerging shift in causes of nutrition related conditions.

The deliverable product is due by January 2003.

If you are interested in this project, the Request for Proposal document may be picked up during regular office hours of 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at

Finance Department

Purchasing and Materials Management Division

18th Floor, West Tower, City Hall

100 Queen Street West

Toronto, Ontario M5H 2N2

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