Online forum

Researching the Roots of Obesity and the Impact Across the Life-course

30 March 2022 | 10:00 – 11:30 AM

Obesity is a chronic disease and can be attributed to a number of factors including, biology, genetic risk, life events, food and the environment. The LongITools project is studying the interactions between the environment, lifestyle, and health in determining people’s risks of developing metabolic diseases such as obesity. This forum will include short presentations covering the challenges of obesity and the research being undertaken.