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NIH Obesity-Related Scientific Meetings, Conferences and Workshops Archive

This Archive includes examples of past NIH-sponsored meetings relevant to obesity research.
(For future meetings, please visit: Upcoming Scientific Meetings, Conferences, and Workshops)

Workshop on Enhancing Opportunities in Addressing Obesity and Type 2 Diabetes Disparities
Oct 24 - 25, 2017
Bethesda, Maryland
For further information, please visit: https://www.niddk.nih.gov/news/events-calendar/Pages/enhancing-opportunities-addressing-obesity-type-2-diabetes-disparities.aspx

The Interface of Pancreatic Cancer With Diabetes, Obesity and Inflammation: Research Gaps and Opportunities
Oct 12, 2017
Bethesda, Maryland
For further information, please visit: https://www.niddk.nih.gov/news/events-calendar/Pages/interface-pancreatic-cancer-within-diabetes-obesity-inflammation-research-gaps-opportunities.aspx

Workshop on Developing Precision Medicine Approaches to the Treatment of Severe Obesity in Adolescents: Research Gaps and Opportunities
Sep 18 - 19, 2017
Rockville, Maryland
For further information, please visit: https://www.niddk.nih.gov/news/events-calendar/Pages/workshop-developing-precision-medicine-approaches-treatment-severe-obesity-adolescents.aspx

Workshop on Best Practices for Studies of Diet and the Intestinal Microbiome
Jun 13 - 14, 2017
Bethesda, Maryland
For further information, please visit: https://www.niddk.nih.gov/news/events-calendar/Pages/workshop-best-practices-studies-diet-intestinal-microbiome.aspx#tab-agenda

Emerging Role of Branched-Chain Amino Acids in Human Diseases
May 25 - 26, 2017
Bethesda, Maryland
For further information, please visit: https://www.niddk.nih.gov/news/events-calendar/pages/emerging-role-branched-chain-amino-acids-human-diseases.aspx

The Adipose Tissue Niche: Role in Health and Diseases
Nov 29 - 30, 2016
Bethesda, Maryland
For further information, please visit: http://www.niddk.nih.gov/news/events-calendar/Pages/2016-adipose-tissue-niche.aspx

NIEHS Obesity Grantee Meeting
25 Years of Endocrine Disruption: Past Lessons and Future Directions

September 21-22, 2016
Bethesda, Maryland
For further information, please visit: http://tools.niehs.nih.gov/conference/endocrine_2016/index.cfm/page/obesity

Functional Role of Microbiome in Obesity
Dec 14 - 15, 2015
Bethesda, Maryland
For further information, please visit: http://www.niddk.nih.gov/news/events-calendar/Pages/frmo2015.aspx

Behavioral Phenotyping of Physical Activity and Sedentary Behavior
Dec 1 - 2, 2015
Bethesda, Maryland
For further information, please visit: http://www.niddk.nih.gov/news/events-calendar/Pages/Behavioral-Phenotyping-of-Physical-Activity-and-Sedentary-Behavior.aspx

Impacts of Sleep and Circadian Disruption on Energy Balance and Diabetes
February 19-20, 2015
Bethesda, Maryland
For further information, please visit: http://www.niddk.nih.gov/news/events-calendar/Pages/Impacts-Sleep-and-Circadian-Disruption-Energy-Balance-Diabetes_02-15.aspx#tab-event-details

Exploring the Role of Brown Fat in Humans
February 25-26, 2014
Bethesda, Maryland
For further information, please visit: www.niddk.nih.gov/news/events-calendar/Pages/HumanBAT-2013.aspx

Workshop on the Prevention of Obesity in Infancy and Early Childhood
October 30 - November 1, 2013
Bethesda, Maryland
For further information, please visit: www2.niddk.nih.gov/News/Calendar/Infant2013.htm

Long Term Outcomes of Bariatric Surgery
May 22-23, 2013
Bethesda, MD
For further information, please visit: www2.niddk.nih.gov/News/Calendar/bariatric2013.htm

Basic Behavioral Science Research in Obesity Meeting
April 24-25, 2013
Bethesda, MD
For further information, please visit: www2.niddk.nih.gov/News/Calendar/Obesity2013.htm

Clinical Research Strategies for Fructose Metabolism
November 13-14, 2012
Bethesda, MD
For further information, please visit: www2.niddk.nih.gov/News/Calendar/FructoseMetab2012.htm

Workshop on Rare Syndromic Body Fat Disorders: What Can They Teach Us?
March 1-2, 2012
Bethesda, MD
For further information, please visit: http://www2.niddk.nih.gov/news/calendar/bodyfatdisorders2012

Role of Environmental Chemicals in the Development of Diabetes and Obesity
January 11-13, 2011
Raleigh, North Carolina
For further information, please visit: http://cerhr.niehs.nih.gov/evals/diabetesobesity/index.html

Workshop on Virtual Reality Technologies for Research and Education in Obesity and Diabetes
July 15-16, 2010
Bethesda, MD
For further information, please visit: http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/meetings/VRT/index.htm

Circadian Rhythms and Metabolic Disease
April 12-13, 2010
Bethesda, MD
For further information, please visit:  http://www3.niddk.nih.gov/fund/other/circadian2010/

Anthropometry and Body Composition Working Group (ABCWG) Workshop
October 23, 2009
Washington, DC
For further information, please visit:  http://www3.niddk.nih.gov/fund/other/ABCWG2009/agenda.htm

Seventh International Conference on Diet and Activity Methods
June 5-7, 2009
Washington, DC

Chemical Approaches to Nuclear Receptors and Metabolism
April 16-17, 2009
Bethesda, MD
For further information, please visit: http://www3.niddk.nih.gov/fund/other/chemicalapproach/

Urologic Complications of Obesity and Diabetes
March 10-11, 2009
Baltimore, MD
For further information, please visit: http://www3.niddk.nih.gov/fund/other/urologiccomplic/

Dynamic Epigenome and Homeostatic Regulations in Health and Disease
November 13-14, 2008
Bethesda, MD
For further information, please visit: http://www3.niddk.nih.gov/fund/other/dynamicepigenome/index.htm

Neuroimaging in Obesity Research
October 27-28, 2008
Bethesda, MD
For further information, please visit: http://www3.niddk.nih.gov/fund/other/neuroimaging2008/index.htm

Mathematical Modeling of Human Metabolism and Body Weight Regulation
September 27-28, 2008
Bethesda, MD

2008 Diabetes and Obesity Disparities in Healthcare Systems
June 30 - July 1, 2008
Bethesda, MD
For further information, please visit: http://www3.niddk.nih.gov/fund/other/healthcaredisparities2008/

Workshop on the Establishment, Maintenance, and Turnover of Fat Depots
May 21-22, 2008
Bethesda, MD
For further information, please visit: http://www3.niddk.nih.gov/fund/other/FatDepots2008/

Decision Making in Eating Behavior: Interacting Perspectives from the Individual, Family, and Environment
April 14-15, 2008
Bethesda, MD
For further information, please visit: http://www3.niddk.nih.gov/fund/other/decision2008/

Nuclear Receptors in Liver and Digestive Diseases: A Research Workshop
November 7-8, 2007
Rockville, MD
For further information, please visit: http://www3.niddk.nih.gov/fund/other/nuclear07/index.htm

Lipodystrophies and the Associated Metabolic Consequences of Altered Fat Deposition Workshop
November 2-3, 2006
Bethesda, MD
For further information, please visit: http://www.niddk.nih.gov/fund/other/lipodystrophy/index.htm

Predictors, Pathogenesis, and Prevention of Insulin Resistance and Type 2 Diabetes
October 4-5, 2006
Bethesda, MD
For further information, please visit: http://www.niddk.nih.gov/fund/other/3psofinsulin/index.htm

Engineering Approaches to Energy Balance and Obesity: Opportunities for Novel Collaborations and Research
June 6-7, 2006
Arlington, VA
Workshop Report: Journal of Diabetes Science and Technology, 2007, Volume 1, Pages 96-105
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The Intrauterine Environment: Long-term Consequences for Obesity and Metabolic Disease
September 26-27, 2005
Bethesda North Marriott Hotel, North Bethesda, MD
For further information, please visit: http://www.niddk.nih.gov/fund/other/maternalobesity/index.htm

What Can Communication Science Tell Us About Promoting Optimal Dietary Behavior?
July 14-15, 2005
Lister Hill Auditorium, Building 38A, NIH Campus, Bethesda, MD

Environmental Solutions to Obesity in America's Youth
June 1-2, 2005
The Washington Convention Center, Washington, DC

Seminar - Women and Obesity
November 4, 2004 1-3 p.m.
Bethesda, Maryland

Site Specific Approaches on the Prevention or Management of Pediatric Obesity
July 14-15, 2004
Bethesda, MD

Obesity and the Built Environment: Improving Public Health Through Community Design
May 24-26, 2004

Lipids and the Pathophysiology of Obesity
May 10-11, 2004

From clinical trials to community: The science of translating diabetes and obesity
January 12-13, 2004

Adipose Tissue Secretory Function and Its Role in Obesity-Associated Co-Morbidities
December 11-13, 2003

Phenotyping Obesity for Human Genetic Studies
October 28-30, 2003

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