Food Matters Live 2020, 13-14 October, virtual event

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TUESDAY 19 NOVEMBER, GALLERY ROOM 5


Motivating behaviour change is a successful intervention to not only reduce obesity but prevent it. This session explores the latest methods and approaches of behavioural science, as well as investigating the role social media and digital can play in sustaining it.

Chair:  Edward Gardiner, Behavioural Design Lead, Behavioural Science Group, Warwick Business School

14.15 - 14.35

Exploring the role of behavioural science in relation to obesity

Edward Gardiner, Behavioural Design Lead, Behavioural Science Group, Warwick Business School

14.35 - 14.55

Assessing new approaches to interventions: personal v community

Professor Paul Gately, Professor of Exercise and Obesity, Leeds Beckett University

14.55 - 15.20

Obesity prevention in the early years – the HENRY approach to behaviour change

Di Swanston, Policy & Communications Manager, HENRY

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15.20 - 15.40

Stick with it: the science and practice of dietary adherence in the digital age

Dr Brian Power, Lecturer, University College of London

 

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