Danish French webinar about Horizon Europe - Prevention of Obesity

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Join us for an online meeting on Danish-French collaboration on Obesity Prevention and the Horizon Europe programme

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Are you working on obesity prevention and looking for partners to apply to Horizon europe programs? would you like to know more about new funding opportunities?

The French Institute of Denmark and the Danish Agency for Higher Education and Science are organizing an online event on Danish-French collaboration on Obesity Prevention. Join us for this free online event!

The event (in english) will provide a multidisciplinary and multistakeholder approach to prevention of obesity in a life course perspective: experiences, opportunities and challenges.

  • Listen to danish and french experts present their research interests and get to know your next partners
  • Learn about new funding opportunities
  • Ask your questions and make new contacts

Program (to be completed):

Professor Bente Merete Stallknecht (moderator)

Prorector for Education, University of Copenhagen

Main research area is health-enhancing physical activity

Kim L. Kryger (moderator)

Danish NCP and PC for Cluster Health, HEU

Preventing obesity: from research to innovative solutions and effective health care interventions 

Professor Karine Clément

Full professor of nutrition at Sorbonne University and Pitié Salpêtrière Hospital, Paris, France.

Director of the research unit NutriOmics at INSERM (France’s National Institute of Health and Medical Research).

Novo Nordisk Foundation Jacobæus Prize 2020

Professor Kei Sakamoto

Vice Executive Director, Novo Nordisk Foundation for Metabolic Research, University of Copenhagen

The Sakamoto Group investigates fundamental molecular signaling mechanisms that control energy metabolism and glucose homeostasis associated with exercise, insulin resistance and type 2 diabetes

MD, PhD, Sigrid Bjerge Gribsholt

The Danish National Center for Obesity

The Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Aarhus University Hospital

The Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Aarhus University
President for the Danish Association for the Study on Obesity

Research area: obesity and bariatric surgery

Cyril Torre, PhD

CEO of LSee

President of Inovarion

LSee has developed a glycerol meter to assess the combined impact of nutrition and exercise on lipolysis

EU Funding opportunities for research and Innovation in obesity prevention

Horizon Europe funding opportunities:

Kim L. Kryger

Danish NCP and PC for Cluster Health, HEU

Virginie Sivan

French Ministry of higher education research and Innovation

French NCP and Delegate for the Cluster health, Horizon Europe

European commission (TBC)

Innovative Health Initiative ( 2021-2027) 
EU’s multi-sector Private-Public Partnership for Health Innovation

Patrick Boisseau

MedTech Europe, Director General, Strategic Initiatives

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