Upcoming Conferences

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9:20 Welcome

Symposium One - Obesity and brain function​
The consequences of obesity for brain health
Professor Louise Dye, University of Leeds, UK

10:00 Impact of obesity and diet on brain structure and function
Dr Veronica Witte, Max Planck Institute, Germany

10:30 The BARICO study: Impact of bariatric surgery on brain structure and function
Professor Amanda Kiliaan, Radboud University, The Netherlands

11:00 Panel Discussion

11:30 Refreshments

12:00 Plenary Lecture One
Nutrient sensing and predictive neural coding
Professor Dana Small, Yale School of Medicine, USA

12:45 Lunch  

13:45 Original Communications Session One

15:00 Refreshments

Symposium Two - Current challenges for behaviour change interventions
 Barriers to behaviour change in children
Dr Helen Croker, University College London, UK

16:00 Maintaining weight loss: a behavioural science perspective
Professor Falko Sniehotta, University of Twente, The Netherlands/University of Newcastle, UK 

16:30 Panel Discussion

16:45 Cuthbertson Award Lecture

17:15 Social/Networking session