Let’s Talk About Obesity: Defeating Stigma With Science

Wednesday, November 16, 2022 - 18:30
Lecture Theatre 2, Technology Society and Innovation (TSI) Building, North campus, Maynooth University

What is science telling us about obesity? Is obesity a disease? How to address Weight Stigma in society? What are the treatment options for obesity?

For discussion of these and other questions join Prof Paul Moynagh (Director of the Kathleen Lonsdale Institute for Human Health Research) in conversation with:

Prof Donal O’Shea (Consultant Endocrinologist and HSE National Lead for Obesity)
Prof Helen Heneghan (Consultant Metabolic Surgeon and UCD Professor of Surgery)
Ms Maura Murphy (Secretary of Irish Coalition for People Living with Obesity (ICPO))
Dr Andrew Hogan (Associate Professor Maynooth University) 

If you would like to attend the event please complete the form at the following link 

Let's Talk About Obesity: Defeating Stigma With Science (Geckoform) 

The event will be followed by a short reception.