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The Obesitology Congress Returns To Prague After 11 years


May 15, 2015

The 22nd Obesitology Congress (ECO 2015) returned to Prague for the first time in 11 years and was organized, once again, by GUARANT International. The event took place at the Prague Congress Centre from May 6 – 9.

The program of the four-day congress covered a multitude of topics associated with obesity, including the prevention and treatment of obesity, metabolic complications of obesity, news concerning conservative and surgical treatments of obesity, psychological aspects of caring for the overweight, and obesity research.

Significant attention was devoted to controversial topics and for meeting patients. A special morning event, for any congress participants wishing to take part, called Jogging for Health in Vyšehrad was also organized.

1,300 experts from 76 countries attended the congress.