Obesity and its related morbidities are widely recognised as some of the most important problems facing public health today; research in this field is ever growing. The obesity summit, which is now in its fourth year, will be an event spanning three days, bringing together lead scientists from all over the world to discuss and debate the main factors of obesity, its treatment and causes.
In an informal academic setting this event promises to offer opportunities to discuss a great variety of factors involved in obesity, including prediction, prevention, diagnosis and management, gene-environment interactions, drug discovery, fetal reprogramming, lipidomics and metabolomics.
A late registration fee applies after Feb 20th 2016
Who Should Attend
This event is suited to anyone with an academic or professional interest in obesity and its research; including researchers, senior scientists, postgraduate students, physicians, pharmacologists, and those who work in research and development of pharmaceuticals and related technology.
This event has an open abstract session.
Abstracts can be submitted on any subject related to obesity
The Deadline for abstract submissions for oral presentation is January 10th 2016
Abstracts for poster presentation only can be submitted up to two weeks before the event You can download the instructions for authors at
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