Note: the venue has changed to Haukeland Hospital, Auditorium B302.
Pre-registration is not needed as the room has plenty of seats. The conference is free of charge.
This is a pre-conference of the Obesity Research Days in Bergen.
Take part and get up-to-date narrative reviews and participate in fruitful discussion with old and new friends.
Conference language: English.
This conference is sponsored by Sogn og Fjordane University College, Førde Hospital Trust and the University of Bergen.
Hege Kristiansen, M.D.
Hege is a specialist in peadiatrics at Førde Central Hospital. She is also doing a PhD related to childhood obesity at the University of Bergen.
Petur Benedikt Juliusson, M.D. PhD.
Petur is a specialist in peadiatrics at Haukeland Hospital and an a well regarded obesity expert.
11:15-12.00 Measuring quality of life in children and adolecents with overweight or obesity - the state of the art. Professor Ronette L. Kolotkin.
12:45-13:30 What do we know about the quality of life in Norwegian children and adolescents with overweight or obesity in non-clinical settings? Associate professor John Roger
13:45-14:30 What do we know the quality of life in Norwegian children and adolescents with overweight or obesity in clinical settings? Associate professor Kirsti Riiser
14:30-15:00 Plenary discussion