The cutting edge of obesity research

ObesitylogoResearch is key in practice; this session will focus on the research being led in the field of obesity and the impact for both healthcare professional and the public.

Breakout session hosted by Obesity Specialist Group

The cutting edge of obesity research

Thursday 15 March 2018

Session chaired by – Lucy Perrow and Hilda Mulrooney

The Diabetes REmission Clinical Trial (DiRECT): the central role of dietetics
Louise McCombieResearch Associate, University of Glasgow

Intermittent diets-the latest fad or here to stay?
Dr Michelle Harvie RD, Research Dietitian,Prevent Breast Cancer Research Unit , Manchester  University NHS Foundation Trust

Size Matters: The impact of upselling
Duncan Stephenson, Director of External Affairs and Marketing, Royal Society for Public Health

Behavioural research and obesity: harnessing habits to improve outcomes
Helen Croker, Research Dietitian/Senior Research Associate, UCL

Successful behaviour change in weight management - the role of goal setting
Amanda Avery, University of Nottingham

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Gastroentrology, Obesity, Parenteral & Enteral Nutrition Group (PENG) and Public Health Specialist Group members attend BDA Live at a discounted cost - all members should have received the discount code via email - find out the discount code here. (you must be logged in to access page)