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 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