10th Edition of International Obesity and Endocrinology Congress

Theme: Assembling Trivial Keys to Enormous risks in Obesity& Endocrinology

Event Date & Time

Event Location

Sydney, Australia

18 years of lifescience communication

Previous Conference Performers / Professionals From Around The Globe

Conference Speaker

Traci Murakami

University of Arizona
USA

Conference Speaker

Mukhamejanov E K

Fucoidan World
Kazakhstan

Conference Speaker

Hailey Hayes

Medical College of Wisconsin
USA

Conference Speaker

Harriet Verkoelen

Dutch Knowledge Centre for Dietitians on Overweight and Obesity
Netherlands

Conference Speaker

Sanaa Mohamoud Ahmed

Minia University
Egypt

Conference Speaker

Dassanayake TDMSB

University of Colombo
Sri Lanka

Conference Speaker

Bilgehan Atılgan ACAR

Sakarya University
Turkey

Conference Speaker

Lina Zhao

Sun Yat-Sen University
China

Conference Speaker

Reza Moeineddin

Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran
Iran

Conference Speaker

Vineeta Sharma

University of California
USA

Conference Speaker

Claire Mills

University of Gloucestershire
UK

Conference Speaker

Horia Al Mawlawi

King Abdulaziz University
Saudi Arabia

Tracks & Key Topics

10th Obesity Conference 2019

ABOUT CONFERENCE

 

EuroScicon welcomes each one of you to the "10th Edition of International Obesity and Endocrinology Congress" which will take place in Sydney, Australia, from 11 to 12 November 2019. The conference will focus on the theme “Assembling Trivial Keys to Enormous risks in Obesity& Endocrinology”

Obesity& Endocrinology conference will provide you with a wonderful opportunity to examine and find out about Obesity and Endocrinology Obesity and Weight Management, Childhood Obesity, Anti-obesity drugs, Obesity &Cancer, Genetic Obesity,Gynecology & Obstetrics, Obesity and CVS diseases, Obesity and Diabetes, Advanced medications for Obesity, Health Behavior and Environment, Diet & Nutrition, Bariatric treatment, Scientific gatherings and meetings and the field of Obesity. Obesity and Endocrinology Meetings would talk about different themes identified with Neuro Endocrinology, Metabolic Syndromes and Anorexia, Pediatric Endocrinology, Reproductive Endocrinology and Current Advances in Endocrinology Metabolism. Current Obesity Conferences 2019 has taken the start to assemble the world-class specialists both from industry and scholarly in a typical stage at Obesity Conferences. Our participants will enjoy the various educational opportunities and networking events created through the collaboration of leading organizations for obesity.

Hope to Meet You in Sydney ………

SESSIONS/TRACKS

Obesity

Being Obese, weight-history period was taken prior to baseline (start of the 12-year follow-up), which was considered an adequate period of time to obtain minimally biased estimates of BMI. Longitudinal data were drawn from the US Nurses' Health Study 1 and 2, as well as the Health Professionals Follow-Up Study (HPFS), and the potential associations between different categories of BMI with all-cause mortality and cause-specific mortality were generated.

There are genetic, interactive and hormonal impacts on body mass, Obesity occurs when you take in more calories than you burn through exercise and normal daily activities. Your body stores these excess calories as fat.

Obesity can sometimes be outlined to a medical cause, such as Prader-Willi syndrome, Cushing's syndrome, and other diseases and conditions. Though, these illnesses are rare and, in general, the major causes of Obesity

If you're not actual active, you don't burn as numerous calories. With a sedentary lifestyle, you can simply take in more calories every day than you use through exercise and normal day-to-day actions.

Obesity and Weight Management

Obesity is a chronic (long-term) medical problem of too much body fat. Health care providers use a number called the Body Mass Index(BMI) to diagnose obesity. Your BMI is calculated from your current weight and height. The higher their BMI, the more body fat they have for most people. Some bodybuilders and athletes have high BMIs, but they have more muscle mass than average and are not considered to be obese.

Weight management is the process of adopting long - term lifestyle modification to maintain a healthy body weight based on a person's age, sex, and height. Weight management methods include eating a healthy diet and increasing levels of physical activity.

Anti-Obesity Drugs

Anti-obesity medication and weight loss drugs  are pharmacological mediators which lessen or control weight. These drugs modify one of the central processes of the human body or weight regulation by varying either appetite or absorption of calories. The treatment modalities for overweight and obese individuals remain dieting and physical exercise. Because the human body uses various chemicals and  hormones to protect its stores of fat reaction probably useful to our ancestors when food was scarce in the past. The supreme anti-obesity drug would produce sustained weight loss with minimal side effects. The mechanisms that control energy balance have substantial built-in redundancy, overlap considerably with other physiological functions, and are influenced by social, hedonic and psychological factors that limit the effectiveness of pharmacological interventions.

Diet & Nutrition

The digestive tract is responsible for digestion, absorption of nutrients from foods and beverages, and elimination of waste. Many patients with CD have inflammation in the small intestine. This can affect the patient’s ability to fully digest and absorb nutrients from the food that they eat. If not enough of the right kinds of nutrients are absorbed into the body; this can lead to nutritional deficiencies or malnutrition, which is a lack of essential nutrients in the body. Improperly digested food can also cause diarrhea, abdominal pain and cramping.

Avoiding dehydration is an important strategy for anyone, whether they have IBD or not. Our bodies are 60% percent water and thus require regular frequent intake of water to stay hydrated.

Patients with CD or UC who are experiencing recurring diarrhea are especially at risk of becoming dehydrated. Everyone should attempt to drink at least 8 to 18 glasses of water every day. For some people

With IBD, it could be beneficial to avoid beverages with caffeine, such as coffee and tea, because it could increase frequency of bowel movements. Some examples of good beverages include water, low-sugar sports drinks, and fruit juices that have been diluted in water.

Obesity and Diabetes

Existing Research in Diabetes & Obesity Periodical is an international peer reviewed Open Access journal. Diabetes is a disorder of carbohydrate metabolism, usually occurring in genetically predisposed individuals, characterized by inadequate production or utilization of insulin and ensuing in excessive amounts of glucose in the blood and urine. Obesity is an irregular accumulation of body fat, typically 20% or more over an individual's perfect body weight. Obesity is allied with increased risk of illness, disability, and death. Research papers, reviews, Mini reviews, short communication, Case reports on topics related to Diabetes & Obesity and provides free and infinite access of all articles for the betterment of the world.

Obesity: Current research

Throughout the past 20 years, obesity among grown-ups has risen through and through in the United States. The modern Health Statistics states that 33% of population 20 years of age and more settled more than 100 million people are strong. This growth isn't confined to adults but instead, has in like manner affected adolescents. Among youth, 18 percent of children advanced 6-11 years and 21 percent of adolescents developed 12– 19 years are obese. These rates of obesity have critical consequences for Americans' prosperity. But one of the national wealth objectives for the year 2020 is to lessen the regularity of obesity among adults by 10 %, current data shows that the situation isn't advancing. Hopkins GIM workers are looking at overweight the full amount of its trademark history and challenges, and likewise endeavoring to fight the torment by investigating different techniques and interference

Childhood Obesity and Effects

Childhood obesity is a severe medical condition that affects children and adolescents. For their age and height, children who are obese are above the normal weightChildhood obesity is particularly troubling as the extra pounds often start children on the path to health problems that were once considered adult problems — diabeteshigh blood pressure, and high cholesterol. Many obese children become obese adults, especially when one or both parents are obese. Childhood obesity may also lead to poor self-esteem and depression.

One of the best strategies to reduce childhood obesity is to improve your entire family's eating and exercising habits. Treating and preventing childhood obesity helps protect the health of your child now and in the future.

Obesity and Endocrinology

Obesity is linked with a few endocrine illnesses, including basic ones, for example, hypothyroidism and polycystic ovarian syndrome to rare ones for example, Cushing's syndrome, central hypothyroidism, and hypothalamic disorders. The mechanisms for the upgrading of weight shift in as per the endocrine condition. Hypothyroidism is related with combination of hyaluronic acid inside different tissues, extra liquid preservation because of decreased cardiovascular yield and reduces thermogenesis. The net abundance of androgen gives off an imprint of being urgent in the progression of central obesity. In Cushing's syndrome, an association with thyroid and development hormones plays a significant part to an increased adipocyte separation and adipogenesis. This audit additionally depicts staying rare cases: hypothalamic obesity because of central hypothyroidism and combined hormone deficiencies.

Gynecology & Obstetrics

It is the branch of medicine handling the organization of supervision to women, predominantly the analysis and treatment of disorders affecting the female reproductive organs.it manages the investigation of diseases of the female reproductive organs, including the breasts. It is a branch of treatment that contracts with the birth of kids and with the care of women before, during, after, they bring forth kids.

Bariatric Surgery

Bariatric surgery (weight loss surgery) includes a diversity of techniques performed on individuals who have obesity. Weight loss is attained by plummeting the size of the stomach with a gastric band or through the exclusion of a part of the stomach (sleeve gastrectomy or biliopancreatic redirection with duodenal switch) or by resecting and re-directing the minor digestive tract to a little stomach sack (gastric bypass surgery).

Genetics of obesity

Obesity is the result of an exchange between behavior, environment, and genetic factors. Studies have recognized development in several genes that may contribute to obesity gain and body fat distribution; while, only in a few cases are genes the primary cause of obesity. Polymorphisms in several genes controlling appetite and metabolism predispose to obese under convinced dietary conditions. The percentage of obesity that can be attributed to genetics varies extensively, depending on the population survey from 6% to 85%.  As of 2006, more than 41 sites on the human genome have been linked to the evolution of obesity when a favorable environment is present. The involvement of genetic factors in the progress of obesity is assessed to be 40–70%. Some of the obesogenic or leptogenic genes may affect obese individual’s response to weight loss or weight management.

Obesity & Metabolic Disorders

The disease of obesity is far elsewhere basically abundance weight. It is actually a metabolic disease including complex metabolic and hormonal components. Obesity is associated to a chronic condition of inflammation. It is trusted that this chronic condition of inflammation carries about diseases, for example, diabetes, coronary illness, stroke, cancer and joint and muscle pains

Dietary and Lifestyle changes

Lifestyle factors recognized with obesity, eating conduct, and physical activity plays a chief role in the corrective action and treatment of type-2 diabetes. As of late, there has been an advance in the improvement of behavioral practices to adjust these ways of lifestyle behaviors. Additionally, investigate, in any case, is plainly required, claiming the rates of obesity in our nation are levitation, and changing behavior for the long term has ended up being extremely troublesome.

Obesity in Teens and Adolescents

Obesity is an expanded danger of morbidity and mortality and lessened future. The most topical two years of the earlier century have seen an affected increment in human services costs because of obesity and related issues among kids and youths. Youngsters today are existing large. Obesity quantity has been multiplied since 1980 among youngsters and has triplicated for youths. In the previous 20 years, the degree of matured 12 to 19 who are obese prolonged from 5 % to 18 %. Youths’ Numerous scientists have discovered that obese youth are at superior risk for expressive distress than their non-overweight associates. Overweight youngsters have fewer companions, will probably be socially disconnected and agonize complex rates of sorrow than youngsters of standard weight.

Non-Surgical Treatment for Obesity

We may require treatment by a physician if your own energies to lose weight have failed and/or if co-existing medical conditions make it vital for you to lose weight. That treatment may include:

  1. Medication to treat obesity-related health difficulties
  2. Interactive changes to improve dietary habits and increase activity   levels
  3. Rehabilitation to address any eating disorders (may also require medication) 

Prevention: Obesity

Complex adaptive systems-of-systems are integrally multi-scale across several scopes, with temporal, geographical, and organizational. We present a multimodal paradigm integrating a localized community-scale individual-based model (IBM) with a population scale system dynamics (SD) model to analyze long term results of potential policy interferences for obesity prevention.

The N&PA related health actions of individuals change dynamically relative to endogenous impacts within their social network and exogenous influences from industry-based publicizing and public health-related counter-marketing and educational operations.

Behavioral Therapy

To change behavior, it is important to be aware of the determinants of behavior change. The Social-Cognitive, Operant Learning, and Planned Behavior philosophies have formed a list of determinants including: intention, perceived behavior control, self-efficacy, outcome expectancy, response-reinforcement contingencies, and discriminative stimuli. Theories are effective at describing and explaining behavior change, however, deciphering how to inspire change remains a challenge. Above demonstrate how practices of behavioral change are mapped onto different factors and commends that therapists should carefully select interventions that are shown to be valid and consistent for impacting the intended determinants that is the focus of alteration.

Liposuction

The time required to do liposuction varies significantly, depending on the size of the area treated, the sum of fat being removed, the type of anesthesia used and the liposuction techniques which are selected. A small area, such as the chin/neck, may be treated in less than 30 minutes, while a most wide procedure might last several hours. During the procedure, a medicated fluid is first injected into the treatment areas before the fat is removed. This fluid is a mixture of vein salt solution, lidocaine (a local anesthetic), and epinephrine (a drug that constricts blood vessels). Liposuction works by introducing fluid into the areas where fat needs to be removed. Then, tiny tubes are inserted through barely-noticeable cuts. The fluid that was inserted helps remove fat more effectively when it’s sucked out through the pipes that were inserted. Once the desired contour is obtained, a compressive garment is placed, this helps to minimize staining and supports in patient comfort.

Obesity & Associated Health Disorders

Heart disease and cardiovascular problemsDiabetes, Cancer, Digestive problems, Breathing problems, Arthritis, Sex hormone problems and Kidney disease

Obesity is a multifactorial disease caused by a chronic energy extra in which energy intake exceeds energy spending, leading to the accumulation of excess adipose tissue. Regulation of energy homeostasis is a multipart process, and that fact imparts a considerable challenge in trying to elucidate the pathogenesis of obesity. Although poor lifestyle choices, including unsuitable diets and lack of physical activity, undoubtedly play a large role, genetic susceptibility also puts a discrete at increased risk.

The popular of obesity therapies have been intended at behavior modification and pharmacologic interposition, although to date these therapies have led to only unsure weight loss. Although less common, bariatric surgery has led to extensive long-term weight loss in morbidly obese patients; this type of treatment, however, is both offensive and costly.

Hypothyroid and Hyperthyroid

The most common functional abnormality of the thyroid gland is hypothyroidism. This occurs when the thyroid gland makes too little thyroid hormone. Common symptoms of hypothyroidism may include fatigue, unexplained weight gain, intolerance of cold, constipation, dry skin, brittle hair, joint and muscle pains, or difficulty with concentration.

A less common abnormality of the thyroid gland is hyperthyroidism. This occurs when the thyroid gland makes too much thyroid hormone. Common symptoms of hyperthyroidism may include racing heart, hand tremor, intolerance of heat, unexplained weight loss, anxiety, or insomnia. There are many different reasons why the thyroid gland might make too much or too little thyroid hormone. 

Clinical aspects of endocrinology

The parathyroid glands are responsible for calcium homeostasis, which is essential for appropriate functioning of the musculoskeletal and nervous system. Parathyroid adenoma remains the most common sign for surgery. The adrenal cortex is mainly responsible for ooze of mineralocorticoids, glucocorticoids and androgens whereas the medulla consists of pre-ganglionic sympathetic ganglion, which secretes epinephrine, nor-epinephrine and dopamine. Adrenocortical disease results in commotion of water balance, electrolytes, cardiovascular variability and metabolic disturbances.

These epithelial cells are gathered into three different adrenocortical zones settled as zona glomerulosa (ZG), zona fasciculate (ZF), and zona reticularis (ZR). The cells of ZG secrete significant amounts of the mineralocorticoids aldosterone, and ZF cells secrete the glucocorticoids cortisol and corticosterone, in addition to small amounts of adrenal androgens and estrogens, while ZR cells secrete the adrenal androgens androstenedione, dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) and small amounts of estrogens and some glucocorticoids.

Obesity& Cancer:

Cancer Research UK found more than a third of all cases of cancer were avoidable - some 123,000. The charity similarly found that surplus weight now instigated 6.3% of all cancer cases - up from 5.5% in 2011 - while smoking as a root had declined.

Cancer Research UK found the country with the greatest amount of preventable causes of cancer was Scotland with 46.5%, followed by Northern Ireland on 37%, Wales on 37.9%, and England on 36.3%.

Across the UK, smoking endured by far the leading cause of avertible cancer, although it dropped from 18.4% in 2013 to 14.7%.

The standard way of identifying if someone is obese is by calculating their body mass index (BMI). It trials whether you're a fit weight for your height. A BMI of more than 25 means you're overweight and a BMI of more than 30 means you're classified as obese, while there are some exceptions. Cancer Investigation UK found overexposure to UV radiation began about 13,600 cases of melanoma skin cancer a year - or 3.8% of all cancer cases. Other preventable causes of cancer comprised drinking alcohol and eating too little fibre, it said. However, overall the analysis found the part of preventable cases of cancer had fallen - from 41.3% in 2013 to 33.7%.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Top Obesity Related Universities Worldwide

Obesity Related University in Europe

University of Cambridge, UK | Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium | The Australian Institute of Health and Welfare VU University Amsterdam, Netherlands | Obesity Conferences | University of Nottingham, UK | University of Oslo, Norway | University of Gothenburg, Sweden | Technical University of Munich, Germany | Humboldt University of Berlin, Germany; Erasmus University Rotterdam, Netherlands; RWTH Aachen University, Germany | Obesity Conferences | University of Groningen, Netherlands | The University of Edinburgh, Scotland | University of Copenhagen, Denmark | University of Helsinki, Finland | University of Oxford, UK | University College London, UK | Imperial College London, UK | Obesity Conferences | King's College London, UK | University of Bologna, Italy | Leiden University, Netherlands | Utrecht University, Netherlands | University  of Barcelona, Spain | Karolinska Institute, Sweden | Emory University, Georgia | University of Zurich, Switzerland | University of Amsterdam, Netherlands

Obesity Related University in Australia

The University of Sydney, Australia  | Monash University Melbourne, Australia. The Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, Australia | Deakin University Geelong, Australia |  Menzies Institute for Medical Research Hobart Tasmania, Australia | The Australian Veterinary Association Ltd, Australia  |Priority Research Centre for PHYSICAL ACTIVITY AND NUTRITION Callaghan, Australia  | University of Newcastle, Australia | Early Prevention of Obesity in Childhood, Australia | Baker Heart and Diabetes Institute, Melbourne Victoria, Australia | The University of Queensland, Australia  | The University of Melbourne, Australia | The University of  Adelaide, Australia |The University of Western Australia, Australia | Obesity Australia, Australia | The Australasian Child and Adolescent Obesity Research Network, Australia 

Obesity Related University Asia and Pacific

University of Sharjah, UAE | American University in the Emirates, UAE | Khalifa University, UAE | Ajman University, UAE | Obesity Conferences | University of Wollongong in Dubai, UAE | RAK Medical & Health Sciences University, UAE | Monash University, Australia | Deakin University, Australia | University of Queensland, Australia | Tasmania University, Australia | University of Adelaide, Australia | James Cook University Medical School, Australia | University of Science and Technology of China, China | Zhejiang University, China | The University of Tokyo, Japan | National University of Singapore, Singapore | Kyoto University, Japan | University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong | Peking University, China | Seoul National University, South Korea | National Taiwan University, Taiwan | Osaka University, Japan | Tsinghua University, China | Sydney Medical School, Sydney | University of New South Wales, Sydney |  University of Adelaide, Adelaide | University of Melbourne, Australia | Abu Dhabi University, UAE

Related Societies in Australia

Australian & New Zealand Metabolic and Obesity Surgery Society, Australia | Baker Heart and Diabetes Institute ,Australia| Better Health Company, Australia | Centre for Obesity Management & Prevention Research Excellence in Primary Health Care (COMPaRE-PHC),Australia |Dietitians Association of Australia, Australia |Endocrine Society of Australia, Australia | The Obesity Society, Australia | World Obesity Federation, Australia  | Smart Foods Centre, Australia | Australian Medical Association,Australia

Related Societies in Europe

World Obesity Federation, UK | The International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders (IFSO), Italy | Association for the Study of Obesity, UK | International Diabetes Federation, Belgium | Diabetes, UK |  Obesity Conferences | Association of British Clinical Diabetologists, UK | Obesity Conferences | Flemish Diabetes Association, Belgium | British Obesity Society, UK | National Obesity Forum, UK | Obesity Health Alliance, UK| British Obesity & Metabolic Surgery Society, UK | Dutch Association for the Study of Obesity, Netherlands | Obesity Conferences | Association of the FTO gene with obesity and the metabolic syndrome, France | Austrian Obesity Association, Austria

Related Societies in Asia and Pacific

Obesity Surgery Society of Australia & New Zealand, Australia | Emirates Diabetes Society, UAE | Malaysian Association for the Study of Obesity (MASO), Malaysia | Emirates Medical Association, UAE | Qatar Diabetes Association, UAE | Obesity Conferences | Diabetic Association, Bangladesh | Primary Care Diabetes Society, Australia | Japan Society for the Study of Obesity, Japan | Obesity Conferences | Hong Kong Obesity Society, Hong Kong | Association of Sleep Duration with Obesity, China | All India Association for Advancing Research in Obesity, India

Nutrition Related Societies & Associations

Europe: The International Society for Nutrition and Functional Foods British Society of Herbal Medicine | The World Organization of Natural Medicine | Society for Medicinal Plant and Natural Product Research | The German Society for Nutrition Medicine | The European Society for Clinical Nutrition and Metabolism | British Association for Applied Nutrition & Nutritional therapy |Italian Society of Human Nutrition | The Nutrition Society | Society of Nutrition and Food Science | Good Food Society | Public Health and Food Safety | Spanish Nutrition Society | Swedish Society for Clinical Nutrition | Swiss Society for Nutrition | Dutch Academy of Nutritional Sciences | Federation of European Nutrition Societies(FENS) | Nutritional Society of Europe |  European Sport Nutrition Society ESNS | European Nutraceutical Association | German Nutrition society | European federation for pharmaceutical sciences | Association of Scientific Medical Societies in Germany | Federation of European Nutrition Societies.

AUSTRALIA:  Australian & New Zealand Metabolic and Obesity Surgery SocietyBaker Heart and Diabetes InstituteBetter Health Company | Centre for Obesity Management & Prevention Research Excellence in Primary Health Care (COMPaRE-PHC) |Dietitians Association of Australia, |Endocrine Society of Australia, | The Obesity Society,| World Obesity Federation,  | Smart Foods Centre, | Australian Medical Association | The University of Sydney |Monash University Melbourne |The Australian Institute of Health and Welfare| Deakin UniversityMenzies Institute for Medical Research HobartThe Australian Veterinary Association Ltd, |Priority Research Centre for PHYSICAL ACTIVITY AND NUTRITIONUniversity of Newcastle | Early Prevention of Obesity in ChildhoodBaker Heart and Diabetes Institute, Melbourne Victoria| The University of Queensland,  | The University of Melbourne,The University of  Adelaide, |The University of Western Australia, | Obesity Australia,The Australasian Child and Adolescent Obesity Research Network

Asia Pacific & Middle East: Probiotic Association of India | Japan Society of Nutrition and Food Science | National Agricultural Cooperative Marketing Federation of India Limited | National Institute of Nutrition Campus | Nutrition Society of India |North African Nutrition Association | The Association of Food Technology | All India Distillers Association | Hong Kong Dieticians Association | Food & Nutritional Science Society | Nutrition Society of Malaysia | The Parenteral & Enteral Nutrition Society of Malaysia | Singapore Nutrition and Dietetics Association | Society Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition | Pakistan Nutrition and Dietetic Society | Nutrition Society of Pakistan | Nutrition Society of Bangladesh | Clinical Nutrition Society | The Indian Society of Probiotics | The Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition Society of Malaysia | Indian Dietetic Association, India | The Nutritionist-Dieticians Association of the Philippines | The Indonesian Nutrition Association | Society for Nutrition | Education & Health Action (SNEHA) | Association of Health Food Nutrition and Dietetics: AFND | Australian Institute of Food Science and Technology | The Nutrition Society of Australia | Nutrition Australia | Obesity and metabolic surgery society of IndiaAnnual Gulf Obesity surgery society | The Nutrition Society | All India Association for Advancing Research in Obesity | Gulf Heart Association | The Dubai Association Centre (DAC) | The Gulf Chapter of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) | Asia Pacific Clinical Nutrition Society China | The Indian Society of Clinical Nutrition India | Singapore Nutrition and Dietetics Association Singapore | The Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition Society of Malaysia.

Leading Research Funders:

Obesity Medicine Association

National Collaborative on Childhood Obesity Research

Rural Health Information Hub

American Society For Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS)

Canadian Diabetes Association

The National Collaborative on Childhood Obesity Research (NCCOR)

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)                                                                

The National Institutes of Health (NIH)

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF)

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)

Dr. Robert C. and Veronica Atkins Foundation

The National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)

Rural Assistance Center (RAC)

The International Development Research Centre

Professional and Research Associations in AUSTRALIA

The Australian and New Zealand Obesity Society

Obesity Policy Coalition

Obesity Australia

Dietitians Association of Australia

Nutrition Society of Australia

Nutrition Australia

Public Health Association of Australia Inc

Australian Medical Association

The Garvan Institute of Medical Research

Deakin University, The Global Obesity Centre (GLOBE)

Susan McKinnon Foundation

Dietitians Association of Australia

Harvard School of Public Health

Australian & New Zealand Obesity Society

The Australian Health Promotion Association (AHPA)

The Sugar Research Advisory Service (SRAS)

Obesity Australia and the Charles Perkins Centre

Raising Children Network Limited

Australian Family Physician(AFP)

International Associations

European Association for the Study of Obesity (EASO)

World Obesity Federation

Global Obesity Prevention Center

The International Pediatric Association

The International Union of Nutritional Sciences

The International Development Research Centre

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Mayo Clinic & Mayo Foundation

UT Southwestern Medical Center

Centre for Obesity Research and Education (CORE)

European Society of Endocrinology The voice for endocrinology

World Health Organization

World Heart Federation

The International Association for the Study of Obesity

The International Diabetes Federation

 

 

 

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