Obesity Week 2019

Nov 03, 2019

Obesity Week 2019 will be held in Las Vegas, NV between November 3rd-7th 2019.

What is Obesity Week?

An international conference bringing together world-renowned experts in the field of obesity. The programme consists of:educational opportunities, networking events and scientific explorations created through the collaboration ASMBS and TOS.

It is your opportunity to find your niche in 100 sessions, and to hear from over 1000 abstract submissions!

How is World Obesity Contributing to Obesity Week?

We will be holding a joint symposium with TOS on Thursday 7th November, between 1:30pm-3:00pm.

The Scientific Session chaired by John Wilding will discuss 'Sugar - Naturally and Pure or Is It Deadly?'

During the joint session we will discuss the biology behind our love of sugar and explore the potential epigenetic aspects of sugar as a trigger for obesity. Public health efforts at reducing sugar consumption  will be discussed and evidence for success or lack of it in reduced intake and reduced obesity prevalence in children and adults) will be reviewed.

To learn more about the week's schedule and to register please click here.

Venue: Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino
3950 S Las Vegas Blvd
Las Vegas, NV 89119 USA