European Obesity Summit 2016

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,[…]

European Obesity Day 2016

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[…]