AOCO-MASO 2021

6th - 8th April 2021. Virtual Conference

Tackling Obesity: Innovative Strategies For A Healthier Future
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PROGRAMME

TRACKS

SYMPOSIUM TOPICS

Time
DAY 1
(Tuesday, 6 April 2021)
Time
DAY 2
(Wednesday, 7 April 2021)
Time
DAY 3
(Thursday, 8 April 2021)
08:30 REGISTRATION
Log-in to online platform
08:30 REGISTRATION
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08:30 REGISTRATION
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09:00-09:20 Welcome remarks
by Emeritus Prof. Dr. Mohd Ismail Noor, Chairman AOCO-MASO 2021.
President Address
by Prof. Dr. Brian Oldfield, AOASO
Official Opening
by YBhg. Tan Sri Dato’ Seri Dr. Noor Hisham Abdullah, Director General of Health, Malaysia
09:00-09:40 Plenary Lecture 2
Affordable nutrition and economics of obesity
by Prof. Dr. Adam Drewnowski
09:00-09:40 Plenary Lecture 4
Obesity pandemic turning points – hopeful signs and promising directions
by Prof. Dr. Boyd Swinburn
09:20-10:00 Plenary Lecture 1
Evidence and challenges in treating child and adolescent obesity
by Prof. Dr. Louise Baur
10:00-11:00 Symposium 1
Epidemiology of obesity
09:45-10:45 Symposium 5
Psychological perspectives in obesity
09:45-10:30 Symposium 9
Food security and obesity
11:00-12:00 Symposium 2
COVID19 pandemic and obesity
10:45-12:00 AOASO President:
Country Update
10:30-11:30 Symposium 10
Bariatric surgery
11:30-12:30 Free Communications 3
12:00-13:00 Lunch Symposium (TBC) / Poster / Sponsor’s booths (online) 12:00-13:00 Lunch Symposium (TBC) / Poster / Sponsor’s booths (online) 12:30-13:00 Lunch Symposium (TBC) / Poster / Sponsor’s booths (online)
13:00-14:30 AOASO Rising Stars Symposium 13.00-13:45 Symposium 6
Assessment of obesity and its associated implications
13.00-14.15 Symposium 11
Complications of obesity
13:45-14:45 Free Communications 2 14:15-15:15 Free Communications 4
14:30-15:15 Symposium 3
Mechanistic Underpinnings of Obesity
14:45-15:45 Symposium 7
Obesity treatment and management
15:15-16:30 Symposium 12
Lifestyle, exercise and diet
15:15-16:15 Symposium 4
Childhood obesity
15:45-16:45 Symposium 8
Prevention of obesity
16:30-17:10 Plenary Lecture 5
Gut microbiota and obesity: what’s new?
by Prof. Dr. Karine Clement
16:15-17:15 Free Communications 1 16:45-17:25 Plenary Lecture 3
Obesity pharmacotherapy – which treatments really work?
by Prof. Dr. John Wilding
17:10-17:40 Prize-giving & Closing Ceremony
Poster / Sponsor’s booths (online) Poster / Sponsor’s booths (online) Poster / Sponsor’s booths (online)
END OF DAY 1
See you tomorrow!
END OF DAY 2
See you tomorrow!
END OF DAY 3
End of Conference.
Take Care & Stay Safe!
17:30-19:00 AOASO Council Meeting

Note:
1. Time indicated is GMT+8 (i.e. Malaysia Standard Time)
2. In view of time difference, programme may be switched