Presentations from conferences

Presentations and resources from conferences we have hosted or attended can be found below.

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World Cancer Congress 2016

In early November we attended the World Cancer Congress in Paris - the world’s leading international cancer conference

OPAC2 Hot Topic Conference: Obesity, Physical Activity & Cancer: Life course influences and mechanisms

Obesity, Physical Activity & Cancer: Life course influences and mechanisms

Our joint conference with World Obesity Federation brought together scientists, health & policy professionals working in obesity, physical activity & cancer

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The Sugar Reduction Summit: Sugar, Sweetness & Obesity, 7 December 2015, London, England

Our Senior Policy & Public Affairs Manager, Bryony Sinclair, discussed curbing global sugar consumption & evidence of effective international policies

AORTIC Conference 2015

African Organisation for Research & Training in Cancer (AORTIC) conference, 18-22 November 2015, Marrakech, Morocco

Our session at this conference discussed the Continuous Update Project and a breast cancer study in South Africa funded by our Regular Grant Programme

American Public Health Association

American Public Health Association’s Annual Meeting, 31 Oct - 4 Nov 2015, Chicago, USA

Our Senior Policy & Public Affairs Manager, Bryony Sinclair, discussed a systems approach to policymaking for obesity prevention

FENS European Nutrition Conference 2015

FENS European Nutrition Conference, 20-23 October 2015 Berlin (Germany)

Professor Martin Wiseman and Professor Michael Leitzmann gave presentations on research being undertaken as part of our Continuous Update Project

International Society for Behavioural Nutrition and Physical Activity conference

International Society for Behavioural Nutrition and Physical Activity, 3-6 June 2015, Edinburgh, Scotland

Dr Panagiota Mitrou on how to turn our Cancer Prevention Recommendations into an index score for assessing dietary patterns

EGEA Conference

EGEA conference, 3-5 June 2015, Milan, Italy

Our Policy & Public Affairs Manager, Bryony Sinclair, gave a presentation on policy coherence to promote fruit and vegetable intake

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Second International Conference on Nutrition (ICN2), 19-21 November 2014, Rome, Italy

Our policy team successfully advocated for non-communicable diseases (NCDs) to be included on the agenda and outcomes of the ICN2 conference

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Diet and cancer: from prevention to survival 1-3 October 2014, Wageningen, Netherlands

The presentations from the Masterclass can be viewed here