16th European Congress on Obesity - ECO 2008
PRESS BRIEFINGS HELD WEDNESDAY MAY 14 - ROOM E
PALEXPO CONFERENCE CENTRE, GENEVA
* endocrine disruptor plastics and obesity risk
* Swiss obesity treatment success
14.00-15.00 ? Main Congress media launch
* Congress science overview
* Call for new strategies on European obesity
* New European management guidelines -
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UK scientist honoured for research that revolutionised understanding of obesity
ECO 2008 co-chair profiles
EASO president profile
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Pre-Registration for the Congress is now closed. On-site registration will open on Wednesday May 14 at 08.30.
Please read our Joining Instructions to find out everything you need to know before your arrival in Geneva.
The ECO 2008 Secretariat is now closed. We look forward to seeing you in Geneva.
PRESS BRIEFINGS MAY 14 - ROOM E
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The media centre - Office number 5 at Geneva Palexpo will be operational from May 13 Tuesday afternoon, with telephone direct lines:
ECO2008 MEDIA CENTRE +41 22 761 24 04
ECO2008 MEDIA CENTRE +41 22 761 24 05
Abstract Poster Presentation
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A new service - Call4Posters® - is now available to all poster presenters. Call4Posters® is an online service that offers you the opportunity to create a professional poster quickly and easily and even enjoy the convenience of having your poster delivered onsite to the Congress. This service is now available and all poster presenters will be contacted via email and provided with a User ID and Password.
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