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

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

Chair

Prof. Anne Raben

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


The PREVIEW population studies: Role of lifestyle factors (eg pro-tein, 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.


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.