In order to bring together colleagues from every area of obesity research, prevention and management, the congresses of EASO (ECO2016) and the IFSO European Chapter (2016 IFSO-EC Annual Congress) were merged to create the inaugural European Obesity Summit. The meeting was held in Gothenburg, Sweden from 01 – 04 June 2016. At the meeting, NoHoW researchers Berit Heitmann,[…]
On 21 May 2016, EASO supported a successful European Obesity Day. This was the culmination of several months of work which included three high level multi-sectoral Stakeholder Roundtable meetings in Brussels. These meetings aimed at developing consensus around increasing cross-sector urgency around rising obesity prevalence and elevating the policy status of unhealthy excess weight across[…]
Dr. Marta Marques from FMH presented ‘Designing theory-based mHealth tools for weight loss maintenance: Testing Self-determination theory in the NoHoW Project’ at the Sixth International Conference on Self Determination Theory in Victoria, Canada on 04 June 2016.