Dear colleagues,

on behalf of the Obesitology Section of Slovak Diabetes Society it gives me the greatest pleasure to invite you to participate at the 6th Central European Congress on Obesity (CECON) and 15th Slovak Congress on Obesity 2017 which will take place from October 5–7, 2017 at the Crown Plaza Hotel in Bratislava, Slovakia.

We look forward to welcoming you to Bratislava.

Ľubomíra Fábryová, MD, Ph.D.
President of 6th CECON and 15th Slovak Congress on Obesity
President of the Obesitology Section Slovak Diabetes Society

 
Congress Venue


Crowne Plaza Bratislava
The Crowne Plaza Bratislava, a first class hotel, is situated in the heart of the city – opposite the Presidential Residence, within the pedestrian zone and only a few minutes walking distance from the famous Bratislava Castle.

Topics
Basic and Experimental Science
  • Adipose Tissue
  • Appetite and reward regulation
  • Childhood obesity
  • Cognitive and Sensory Factors
  • Energy expenditure
  • Exercise physiology
  • Gut signalling and function
  • Immunometabolism
  • Interorgan Crosstalk
  • Metabolic control
  • Microbiome
  • Novel Drugs
  • Sceletal muscle
  • Miscellaneous
Health, Behaviour and Environment
  • Advertising and media
  • Behaviour change
  • Dietary patterns
  • Disordered eating
  • Epidemiology of obesity
  • Food insecurity
  • Lifecourse approaches
  • Mental Health
  • Patient perspectives
  • Physical activity and fitness
  • Prevention and Health promotion
  • Public Health Policy
  • Socioeconomic inequalities
  • Vulnerable groups
  • Miscellaneous
Management and Intervention
  • Ageing and obesity
  • Bariatric and metabolic surgery
  • Behaviour and lifestyle
  • Childhood obesity
  • Comorbidities (obesity from an interdisciplinary perspectives - diabetes, hypertension, lipids, sleep apnoea, sexual dysfunction, NAFLD-NASH...)
  • Centers for obesity management across central Europe
  • Diagnostics
  • Drugs (approval, regulation)
  • Emerging treatments
  • Ethics and guidelines
  • Long term outcomes
  • Metabolic outcomes (diabetes, lipids, hypertension)
  • Multidisciplinary treatment
  • Nutrition and hydration
  • Obesity paradox
  • Patient perspectives
  • Psychiatric disorders and obesity
  • Prevalence of obesity and comorbidities
  • Women obesity
  • Miscellaneous

Important dates
January 9, 2017 Abstract Submission Opens
January 9, 2017 Registration and Accommodation Opens
May 1, 2017 Abstract Submission Deadline
June 2, 2017 Abstract Acceptance
June 18, 2017 Early Registration
September 28, 2017 Late Registration
After September 28, 2017 Onsite Registration
October 5 – 7, 2017 6th CECON and 15th Slovak
Congress on Obesity

6th Congress Secretariat

GUARANT International
Na Pankráci 17
140 21 Prague 4, Czech Republic
Phone: +420 284 001 444
Fax: +420 284 001 448
E-mail: cecon2017.secretariat@guarant.cz

www.cecon2017.org