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2020-02-12 - 2020-02-13 | Birminingham, United Kingdom

BDA Obesity Group Annual Conference

Price: See website

Organisers: The Association of UK Dietitians | Official website

A 2-day lecture, workshop and networking programme 

If you are interested in sharing your research / case study / audit at the event please contact us for further information at:  bdaobesity@gmail.com 

deadline for submission 20th December 2019

Includes:

Day 1  

Panel Discussion:

To weigh or not to weigh?

Chaired by Amanda Avery, Associate Professor of Nutrition and Dietetics 

Research Club

(Dr Adrian Brown & Dr Helen Croker): 

Pre 'evening social' networking and development meeting for delegates interested in research

Confirmed Speakers: 

Day 1

Sarah Le Brocq: Obesity UK: Patient voice

Dr Julie Abayomi: Weight management in pregnancy

Prof. Gary Frost: Dietary Fibre, microbiota, short chain fatty acids do they have a role to play in weight management?

Day 2

Prof. Wasim Hanif: Non Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease

Prof. Jason Gill: Exercise and Obesity

Oli Williams: Obesity as a biopsychosocial phenomenon 

Dr Laura Stewart: Childhood Obesity

Day 1

Workshops:

A Weight Inclusive Care / Non-Diet Nutrition / Intuitive Eating

Helen West, RD - Registered Dietitian and Dr. Laura Thomas, RNutr, - Registered Nutritionist

B Understanding the Impact of Weight Stigma 

The British Psychological Society. Dr Vanessa Snowdon Carr & Dr Sinead Singh

C Dialectical Behavioural Therapy for Binge Eating

Donna Price, Registered Dietitian

D Exploring Creative Methods

Dr Clare Pettinger, Dietitian and Registered Nutritionist (Public Health)  

Day 2 

Workshops:

A Weight Inclusive Care / Non-Diet Nutrition / Intuitive Eating

Helen West, RD - Registered Dietitian and Dr. Laura Thomas, RNutr, - Registered Nutritionist

B Understanding Obesity: Stigma and Shame

The British Psychological Society. Dr Vanessa Snowdon Carr & Dr Sinead Singh

C Dialectical Behavioural Therapy for Binge Eating

Donna Price, Registered Dietitian

D Family Obesity Interventions

Rachael Brandreth, Registered Dietitian

Lunch and refreshments are included in the ticket price   

Evening Social: Details TBC 

EARLY BIRD OFFER: Buy one ticket, get one half price 

TEAM/GROUP DISCOUNTS: 3 TICKETS FOR THE PRICE OF 2 

(Please email us for further details)

We look forward to seeing you there!

Deadlines

BDA Obesity Group Annual Conference
Early registration: 
Monday, November 11, 2019