NoHoW at ISBNPA 2019

We are pleased to report that the NoHoW consortium was represented by members of the Lisbon team at the 18th ISBNPA Annual Meeting, which took place in beautiful Prague, from June 4th to 7th, 2019. Using preliminary data from NoHoW trial, Jorge Encantado presented a discriminant analysis of psychological variables among weight losers, suggesting that more[…]

Parker Institute Staff Meeting

Coordinator Berit Heitmann presented ‘Latest results from the NoHoW intervention’ at the Parker Institute Staff Meeting on 11 June 2019. Prof. Heitmann is Head of the Research Unit for Dietary Studies at the institute. Overall, the institute aims to improve the status of health in the population via prevention at all levels, increasing knowledge of[…]

DSAF Spring Meeting

NoHoW featured at the Spring Meeting of the Danish Association for the Study of Obesity (04 June 2019, Copenhagen), where the focus was ‘Maintaining Weight Loss – Is It Possible?’. At the meeting, Coordinator Prof. Berit Heitmann presented results on weight maintenance from NoHoW. A second Danish-led EU-funded project on effective lifestyle for the prevention of type 2 diabetes[…]

7th Self-Determination Theory Conference

Between May 21st – 24th, NoHoW researchers participated in the 7th Self-Determination Theory Conference in Egmond aan Zee, Netherlands. Held every three years, this meeting brings together leading motivational experts and scholars come together to offer inspiring, insightful presentations and workshops. The conference included presentations by Edward Deci and Richard Ryan, creators of the world leading[…]

NoHoW at ECO2019

NoHoW was active at the 26th European Congress on Obesity (ECO 2019, Glasgow, 28 April – 01 May 2019), hosting the third NoHoW symposium. The team also hosted a workshop with international leaders and experts in weight loss management to develop a “Position statement on behavioural approaches to longer-term weight management”, together with the EASO Task Force[…]

NoHoW Coordinator features in ECO Day 1 Newsletter

NoHoW’s coordinator Prof. Berit Heitmann has been featured in the Day 1 Newsletter of the 26th European Congress on Obesity (ECO). Berit and NoHoW were active at ECO, hosting the third NoHoW symposium (28 April, 14.30-16.00) and a workshop with international leaders and experts in weight loss management to develop a “Position statement on behavioural approaches to longer-term[…]

Invited Symposium at the 22nd Portuguese Congress on Obesity

In 25 Nov 2018, NoHoW was featured at an Invited Symposium ‘ICT-based Weight Loss Maintenance: The NoHoW European Project’ at the 22nd Congresso Português de Obesidade in Lisbon, Portugal. Chaired by Dr. António Palmeira, the symposium included talks from NoHoW researchers: ‘Emotion Regulation and Stress Management Intervention Component of NoHoW’, Matos (UDC), ‘Thematic Basis of[…]