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This calendar comprises events concerning lifestyle, obesity and metabolism as well as events arranged by the UCPH LOM support unit and young investigators' networks. Previous events from the UCPH LOM can be found here.

If you know of an event that would fit in the UCPH LOM calender, please email Nynne.

You are welcome to sign up for the UCPH LOM Newsletter to receive updates on relevant events and funding opportunities.

  • 23 June 2017, 14:00-15:00

    Inaugural Lecture: Naja Hulvej Rod

    On the occasion of the appointment of Naja Hulvej Rod as Professor with special responsibilities within epidemiological stress research at Department of Public Health, University of Copenhagen we invite you to the inaugural lecture. » Read more

  • 26 June - 29 June 2017

    PhD Course: diabetes epidemiology

    The course is primarily aimed at PhD students who use or plan to use epidemiological methods in the course of their project. PhD students who have a general interest in diabetes epidemiology are also welcome to apply. » Read more

  • 26 June 2017, 14:30-16:00

    Seminar: Whose global, which health? Unsettling collaboration through careful equivocation

    The terms we have to talk about what we do are very often the same as the terms used by those with whom we work, and yet we are often doing very different things. In this seminar, Emily Yates-Doerr, assistant professor of Anthropology, University of Amsterdam, explore how challenges of equivocation are playing out in research focused on maternal/child health during the “first 1000 days of life.” » Read more

  • 28 June 2017, 10:00-16:30

    Tackling Childhood Obesity in Europe through Awareness and Prevention

    This symposium will provide a timely and invaluable opportunity to engage with the EU Action Plan on Childhood Obesity 2014-2020 and the WHO European Food and Nutrition Action Plan 2015-2020. It will also enable attendees to examine the factors underpinning childhood obesity and discuss the current strategies for prevention and treatment.  » Read more

  • 2 July - 4 July 2017

    EASO Summer School: Training the Trainers in the Prevention and Management of Obesity

    EASO is pleased to announce its 2017 Train the Trainer Summer School, the aim of which is to deliver high level multidisciplinary training in the prevention and management of obesity. 30 funded places are available for this comprehensive training course, which will increase the knowledge and competencies of experienced European HCPs and PCPs. The deadline for receipt of application is Tuesday 18 April 2017. » Read more

  • 9 August - 11 August 2017

    Social Class, Diagnosis and Treatment in the Nordic Countries after the Second World War

    Copenhagen Centre for Health Research in the Humanities (CoRe) is co-organizing a NOS-HS workshop - Social Class, Diagnosis and Treatment in the Nordic Countries after the Second World War. The deadline for submission of abstracts is May 5, 2017. » Read more

  • 15 August - 23 August 2017

    Webinar-series: Adipocytes and Obesity

    The Danish Diabetes Academy is offering a series of webinars divided into clusters of certain topics - in this case Adipocytes and Obesity. » Read more

  • 16 August 2017, 13:00-16:00

    Workshop on the Role of the Public Sector in Research

    The Danish Ministry of Higher Education and Science hosts a workshop on the role of the public sector in science. » Read more

  • 21 August - 25 August 2017

    Summer University: Human Genome Variation – a key cornerstone of precision medicine

    The course offer an introduction for those less familiar with human genome variation and will provide a deeper understanding for health professionals with experience within the field. Participants must hold at least a relevant bachelor degree. » Read more

  • 23 August 2017, 09:00-12:00

    Learn how to fund your postdoc project

    Find your way through the maze of private and EU funding opportunities for postdocs and get the inside scoop on what grant providers expect from your application. » Read more

  • 28 August - 31 August 2017

    Danish Diabetes Academy Summer School

    Summer School on diabetes and metabolism. The aim of the course is to introduce PhD students to the many aspects of diabetes and molecular metabolism and to introduce members of the Danish Diabetes Academy to each other.

    » Read more

  • 28 August - 31 August 2017

    PhD course: the epidemiology of human nutrition

    The aim of the course is to provide Ph.-students with basic knowledge of the epidemiology of human nutrition through an introduction to advanced methodologies within nutritional epidemiology; Correlated data, adjustment for total energy, correction for measurement error, bias, evaluation of diet intake, biomarkers, molecular nutrition and diet and health. Read more and sign up at the Faculty of Health and Medical Science's website. Please note: Deadline for registration is 7 August. » Read more

  • 29 August 2017, 13:00-16:00

    Information meeting: DFF grant opportunities

    Members of the Danish Council for Independent Research invites you to learn more about the opportunities to apply for grants at their information meeting, on the 29th of August 2017. » Read more

  • 1 September 2017, 09:00-15:40

    Workshop: ERC Starting Grant proposal writing

    The workshop will provide you with the necessary knowledge to write a successful ERC proposal and will be an invaluable aid in understanding how to meet the ERC standards.  » Read more

  • 14 September 2017, 13:30-15:30

    Informationsmøde om funding af excellent forskning via ERC Synergy Grant

    Bliv klogere på Det Europæiske Forskningsråds nye projekttype ERC Synergy Grant, når Styrelsen for Forskning og Uddannelse sætter fokus på funding af excellent forskning udført af topforskere i fællesskab.  » Read more

  • 19 September - 21 September 2017

    International Cycling Conference 2017

    From 19th to 21st September, researchers and practitioners from all over the world will discuss the role of cycling in the modern world. The purpose is to strengthen interdisciplinary networking as well as to enable research transfer. Different and continuative discourses shall be initiated by the conference. » Read more

  • 2 October - 4 October 2017

    EASO NIU Autumn School 2017: Gut microbiota: from conception through adulthood

    The programme for 2017 will focus on gut microbiota and will include both lectures and practical training from international obesity experts. Upon completion of the course, participants will have a thorough grounding in gut microbiota research and will have the opportunity to develop skills to facilitate their research. » Read more

  • 15 October - 18 October 2017

    DOHAD World Congress 2017

    The 10th anniversary World Congress in Rotterdam will be focused on ‘Life course Health & Disease: Observations, experiments and interventions’.  » Read more

  • 19 October - 21 October 2017

    Symposium: Diabetic Complications from Molecular Mechanisms to Patient Orientated Research

    The Banting and Best Diabetes Centre (BBDC), Joslin Diabetes Center (Joslin) and University of Copenhagen (UCPH) are hosting their fourth joint symposium 19-21 October 2017 at University of Toronto in Canada with the topic Diabetic Complications from Molecular Mechanisms to Patient Orientated Research. » Read more

  • 24 October - 10 November 2017

    Webinar-series: Diabetes health care management

    The Danish Diabetes Academy is offering a series of webinars divided into clusters of certain topics - in this case diabetes health care management. » Read more

  • 26 October 2017,

    The Danish Stress Research Conference

    Copenhagen Stress Research Center organizes a yearly Stress Research conference. The purpose of this conference is to promote exchange and discussion of new stress research and further more to coordinate and strengthen the Danish stress research. » Read more

  • 29 October - 2 November 2017

    ObesityWeek 2017

    ObesityWeek is a unique, international event focused on the basic science, clinical application, surgical intervention and prevention of obesity. By combining both American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) and The Obesity Society (TOS) annual meetings, ObesityWeek brings together world-renowned experts in obesity to share innovation and breakthroughs in science unmatched around the globe. » Read more

  • 10 November - 11 November 2017

    DSAFs annual meeting 2017 "Is Obesity a disease?"

    The theme for this year's annual meeting is the discussion of whether obisty should be defined as a disease or not.  » Read more

  • 15 November - 17 November 2017

    The 13th annual meeting and 8th conference of HEPA Europe

    The main topic is “Modern approaches to physical activity promotion and measurement”, including plenary sessions on current practices and future perspectives in promoting more physical activity and less sedentary behavior, issues and challenges in physical activity and sedentary behaviour monitoring and emerging technologies in physical activity promotion and measurement. » Read more

  • 21 November 2017, 13:00-15:00

    Current Issues in Medical Ethics

    Seminar with professor Michael Boylan, Marymount University, USA » Read more