EASO

NoHoW seeks expert clinical input at EASO COMs meeting in Gdańsk

NoHoW was pleased to be invited to share our draft position statement on long-term weight regain prevention at the EASO Centres for Obesity Management (COMs) Summit in Gdańsk Poland on October 11, 2019. The annual COMs conference provides a comprehensive programme for clinical professionals to help improve their knowledge and increase understanding of obesity management[…]

NoHoW at UKCO 2019

Ruairi O’Driscoll, Richard James Stubbs and Graham Horgan presented ‘A methodology to minimise the effect of missing data for the use of commercial activity monitors in free-living subjects’ at the UK Congress on Obesity 2019 (12 – 13 Sep 2019). The study used 14-days of minute-level, Fitbit charge 2 data collected in the NoHoW trial. The[…]

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[…]