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The ASO Wales Network and the Welsh Obesity Society (WOS) have a shared vision of bringing together practitioners and academics across the country to share and discuss obesity research and practice.


An evening of CPD and Networking - February 2018, University of South Wales


6.50pm – Welcome and introduction

7.00pm – When the Rubber Hits the Road: Navigating Weight Control. Complexities in a Fattening World. Dr Ruth Deborah Edwards

7.30pm – Weight stigma in the UK: Implications for Policy and Practice. Dr Stuart Flint

8.00pm – Time Restricted Eating for Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease and Obesity: The TREating Liver Feasibility Study. Dr Enzo di Battista

8.30pm – Lifestyle Medicine: A New Weapon in the Fight Against Obesity? Dr Sue Kenneally

8.55pm – Closing remarks


Past Meetings

This meeting was chaired by Professor Nadim Haboubi, (WOS Chair) and Dr Simon Williams (ASO Trustee).

Joint Meeting of the Welsh Obesity Society and the ASO Wales Network

October, 2016 - Abergavenny 


09.30               Registration

10.00               Welcome and Introduction, Simon Williams

10.10               Obesity and Cancer, Samir Rahmani

10.40               The Effects of Physical Exercise in Post-Bariatric Surgery Patients, Richard Bracken

11.10-11.30                 Coffee Break

11.30               The Role of Trauma Therapy in Adult Weight Management, Lynda Durrell

12.00               Motivational Interviewing in Weight Management, Orla Adams

12.30-13.30     Lunch Break

13.30               NAFLD / NASH – Overview and Guidelines, Andrew Yeoman

14.00               EASO: A European approach to tackling obesity, Euan Woodward

14.30               The Launch of the Welsh Obesity Society and Business Meeting