9th Fribourg Obesity Research Conference (FORC-2017)

Calendrier-medical

19/10/2017

Targeting Energy Expenditure in Management of Obesity & Cardiometabolic Risks: From Biology to Built environment

 

Université de Fribourg

 

8 points formation continue SSMIG

 

09:15 – 10:00 Registration – Coffee / Croissants 10:00 – 10:10 Welcome to FORC-2017   Jean-Pierre Montani & Abdul Dulloo  (Univ. Fribourg)

 

10:10 – 13:00 Morning session

 

10:10 – 10:45 Changes in physical activity over lifespan: impact on body composition & sarcopenic obesity   Klaas Westerterp  (Univ.  Maastricht)  

 

10:45 – 11:20   Modulation of behavioural energy expenditure: from a built environment perspective Stanley Ulijaszek (Univ. Oxford)

 

11:20 – 11:50 Coffee break & Poster viewing

 

11:50 – 12:25 Modulation of non-shivering Thermogenesis: from a built environment perspective   Wouter van Marken Lichtenbelt  (Univ. Maastricht)

 

12:25- 13:00 How much exercise should be promoted to raise daily energy expenditure and health? Nuala Byrne (Univ. Tasmania)

 

13:00 – 14:10 LUNCH at EIF Restaurant (across the road)

14:15 – 17:35  Afternoon session

 

14:15 – 14:50 Why physical activity does little to control weight: the exercise paradox Herman Pontzer (Hunter College, New York)   

 

14:50 – 15:25  Energy intake compensation in response to energy deficit by diet versus exercise Eric Doucet (Univ. Ottawa)

15:25 – 16:00 Metabolic responses to caloric restriction: from a perspective of lean-fat tissue partitioning John Speakman (Univ. Aberdeen)

 

16:00 – 16.25 Coffee break & Poster viewing

 

16:25 – 17:00  Gender issues in promoting physical activity & fat oxidation in obesity management   Jennifer Miles-Chan (Univ. Fribourg)

 

17:00 – 17:35 Novel dietary strategies to attenuate adaptive responses in obesity therapy  Amanda  Salis (née Sainsbury) (Univ. Sydney)

 

17:35 – 17:40 Closing remarks – Abdul G. Dulloo (Univ. Fribourg)