144/38 - Prevention of type - 2 diabetes in overweight and obese subjects. Achievements and results from the large EU - project, PREVIEW.

Organized by: University of Copenhagen (Denmark)
Track 4: Nutrition and Management of Diseases
Monday 16 October 8.00 - 10.00 h. Room 5 - La Pampa

The PREVIEW intervention study: Preliminary results from > 2,000 subjects on body weight and risk factor for type-2 diabetes.

Chairperson

Prof. Anne Raben

Department of Nutrition, Exercise and Sports. Faculty of Science. University of Copenhagen. Denmark.


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Assigned Co-Chair

Dr. Patricia Ana Ronayne de Ferrer

Doctor in Biochemistry. Full Professor of Bromatology. Director of the Department of Health, Nutrition, Bromatology and Toxicology, Faculty of Pharmacy and Biochemistry, UBA. Director and Researcher in Research Projects. Argentina.


The PREVIEW population studies: Role of lifestyle factors (eg protein, glycemic index) in relation to pre-diabetes and diabetes risk

Speaker

Prof. Edith Feskens

Division of Human Nutrition. Wageningen University. Wageningen. Netherlands.


The role of sleep and food reward in prevention of insulin resistance in pre-diabetic overweight subjects- results from the PREVIEW intervention study

Speaker

Prof. Margriet Westerterp-Plantenga

Department of Human Biology. Faculty of Health, Medicine, Life Sciences. School for Nutrition and Translational Metabolism. Maastricht University. Maastricht. The Netherlands.


How starch changed our genes: AMY1 copy number variation among people at risk of diabetes. A PREVIEW sub-study

Speaker

Prof. Jennie Brand-Miller

School of Life and Environmental Sciences & Charles Perkins Centre. The University of Sydney. Sydney. Australia.


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Exploiting PREVIEW findings: a food industry perspective

Speaker

Prof. Jennie Brand-Miller

School of Life and Environmental Sciences & Charles Perkins Centre. The University of Sydney. Sydney. Australia.


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