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6th International Conference on Obesity and Chronic Diseases

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Obesity is a real problem across the globe, that’s only getting worse. The number of obese patients (Both Children and adults) have increased tremendously in the past few years. Obesity promotes all other kinds of health issues, such as type 2 diabetes, liver problems, hypertension, cancer, menstrual problems to name a few. Obese patients also suffer from emotional issues, frustration, and fatigue.

The annual Obesity and Chronic Diseases meeting is the premier international forum to present and discuss the research, developments and new trends in the field of obesity. ICOCD-2020 will offer high-quality keynote speakers, variety of scientific sessions, poster sessions, workshops, symposiums and exhibition booths.

ICOCD-2020 aims to gather peer researchers, young inspired scientists, academicians, and industrialists to meet, discuss and share the knowledge that’s still more to be revealed!


International Conference on Obesity and Chronic Diseases is a part of successful series of conference started from 2016 and held annually since then. The main objective of this conference is to bring researchers together to share their ideas and provide a critical review of the present state of the field. It is designed in such a way that it provides an opportunity to meet up with people from both industry and academia and establish a scientific network between them.

ICOCD-2020 is an interdisciplinary conference designed to discuss the current trends in the treatment options for obesity, chronic diseases associated with obesity, the epidemic of childhood obesity, the prevention methods and the care and management of obese patients.

This three-day event will provide a dedicated platform to share cutting-edge scientific findings, medical practices and caregiver initiatives related to obesity and various chronic diseases associated with it. It dedicates to create a stage for exchanging the latest research results and sharing the advanced research methods. Our aspiration is to gather the peer researchers, young inspired scientists, academicians, and industrialists to meet, discuss and share the knowledge that’s still more to be revealed!

Why Obesity Conference 2020?

ICOCD-2020 will be an invaluable resource for researchers, clinicians, healthcare professionals across different therapeutic and research areas.

  • Creative Speakers & Panel Discussions
  • Interactive Poster Session
  • Emerging Researcher Forum
  • Networking & Collaboration
  • Full-length Manuscript Submissions
  • Opportunity to organize Workshop/Symposium

Who Should Attend?

Healthcare professionals with an interest in the latest approaches to the prevention and treatment of obesity and its complications, including:

  • Physicians
  • Nurse Practitioners
  • Physician Assistants
  • Nurses
  • Pharmacists
  • Mental Health Professionals
  • Diabetes Educators
  • Physical Therapists
  • Industry Professionals
  • Medical Students
  • Health Promoters
  • Public Health Professionals
  • Pharmacists
  • Drugs & R & D Medical Devices Manufacturing Companies
  • Basic Clinical Research Scientists & Students
  • Metabolic & Bariatric Surgeons
  • Integrated Health Professionals
  • Registered Dieticians & Nutritionists
  • Yoga & Fitness Professionals
  • Obesity & Endocrinology Associations and Societies
  • Business Entrepreneurs
  • BMI Training Institutes
  • Obesity Advocacy Groups

Sessions of Obesity Meeting

The conference would cover all the major areas related to obesity and chronic diseases, including treatment options, prevention methods, weight management etc. The subject areas may include, but are not limited to the following domains:

  • Childhood Obesity: Treatment and Prevention
  • Insights on Nutritional Findings and Eating Disorders
  • New Directions in Obesity Treatment
  • Genetic Link of Obesity
  • Obesity Prevention and Control
  • Obesity and Cardiac Issues
  • Ties between Obesity and Diabetes
  • Consequences of Obesity on Cancer
  • Chronic Diseases linked to Obesity
  • Digestive and Kidney Diseases
  • Weight Management
  • Obesity Epidemiology and Therapies for Obesity

ICOCD-2020 Speakers

Reza Hakkak, Ph.D.

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, AR, USA

Hassan M. Heshmati, M.D.

Gelesis Inc.,


Antonio Gangemi, MD, FACS, FASMBS

University of Illinois at Chicago, IL, USA

Catherine M. Champagne, PhD, RDN, LDN, FADA, FAND, FTOS, FAHA

Louisiana State University


Joel Fuhrman, M.D.

Nutritional Research Foundation


Eivis Qenani, Ph.D.

California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, CA, USA

Edita Stokic, M.D., Ph.D.

University of Novi Sad


Jordan H. Perlow, M.D.,

University of Arizona College of Medicine

Phoenix Perinatal Associates, AZ, USA

Isao Eto, Ph.D.

University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL, USA

Kirsten E Grant, Ph.D.

Walden University


Cecilia De Vargas, MD

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, TTUHSC El Paso, TX, USA

Walter J. Pories, MD, FACS, Colonel USA (Ret.)

East Carolina University


Anand Chockalingam, MD

University of Missouri


Ronald N. Cortright, Ph.D.

East Carolina University


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