NoHoW Symposium at ECO2017

NoHoW hosted a successful symposium at ECO2017 on 18 May 2017 entitled ‘Developing and Designing Evidence Based Digital Tools for Weightloss Maintenance: the H2020 NoHoW Project’

The session was chaired by NoHoW Coordinator Prof. Berit Lilienthal Heitmann and Dr. Marta M. Marques.

Presentations included:

  • Losing weight and keeping it off in Europe: representative population weight control surveys in 3 countries Elizabeth Evans (University of Newcastle)
  • A qualitative investigation of the role of emotion regulation in weight loss maintenance and its interaction with motivation and behavioural self-regulation Kirby Sainsbury (University of Newcastle)
  • Evidence-based behaviour change in a weight loss maintenance e-Health program: The H2020 NoHoW intervention toolkit António Labisa Palmeira (FMH, University of Lisbon)
  • The development of the NoHoW trial for weight loss maintenance: design, analyses, challenges and solutions Sarah Scott (University of Leeds)

A lively discussion session then followed, with Dr. Marta M. Marques (FMH, University of Lisbon), Prof. James Stubbs (University of Leeds) and Dr. Paul M Sacher (Slimming World) as discussants.

NoHoW team at ECO2017

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