October 11(Thu)-12(Fri), 2012


The 33rd Annual Meeting of Japan Society for the Study of¡¡Obesity
New Strategy for Obesity


October 11 (Thu) - 12 (Fri), 2012


Hotel Granvia Kyoto, Kyoto, Japan

JR Kyoto Station, Karasuma Chuo-guchi, Shiokoji-sagaru Karasumadori,
Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto 600-8216 Japan
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April 2 (Mon) - August 17 (Fri), 2012

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Plenary Lecture

Dr. Roger Cone
(Molecular Physiology and Biophysics Vanderbilt University School of Medicine,USA¡Ë
"The Central Melanocortin System:Roles in energy homeostasis,obesity,growth,and vertebrate evolution"

Dr. Jan Nedergaard
(Stockholm University, Sweden)
"Brown adipose tissue as a regulator of body weight in mice and in humans"

Dr. Sadaf Farooqi
(University of Cambridge Metabolic Research Laboratories,United Kingdom)
"Human genetics: new directions"

Dr. Frank Hu
(Harvard Medical School, USA)
"Global obesity epidemic: Risk factors and Prevention Strategies"

Cutting-edge Lecture

Dr. Ez-Zoubir Amri
(Universite' de Nice Sophia-Antipolis, UMR7277 CNRS - UMR1091 INSERM,France)
"Control of adipocyte/osteoblast balance by oxytocin"

The 8th Japan-Korea Obesity Meeting

[Gut control of energy homeostasis]

Prof. Young Min Cho
( Department of Internal Medicine, Seoul National University Hospital )

Prof. Jiyunichirou Irie
(Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Nephrology Department of Internal Medicine Keio University, School of Medicine.)

Prof. Byunng-Joon Kim
( KONYANG, Univ, Hospital, Endocrinology)

Related meetings

The 2nd International Symposium for the Study of Obesity

October 13 (Sat) - 14 (Sun), 2012
Shiran Kaikan of Kyoto University
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Conference Secretariat
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Kyoto, 604-8162, Japan
E-mail: jasso33@c-linkage.co.jp