AND CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASES ARE THE MAIN CAUSES OF PREMATURE DEATH IN WESTERN
WHO declared obesity – especially in children and adolescents – as the most
challenging health problem of the 21th century. Recent data from more than 19 million
participants indicate that if the post 2000 trends continue – by 2025 global
obesity prevalence will reach 17% in men and 21% in women. As an answer, the
WHO and the EU claimed to implement effective measures to halt the rise of the
epidemy of obesity and consequent diseases.
Several projects in
various countries are the one way, however there is no program which could be
an example for large-scale successful programs in order to counter act the
global obesity challenge.
Concomitant with obesity
cardiovascular diseases are the main cause for early disabilities and death
better understood and can be much more easier prevented – mostly trough drug
We will bring experts in
that field together and really hope that new models, regimes for early and
sucessful prevention models will be presented and discussed.
Vienna presents itself as
a modern city with high tradition and offers many attractions from arts, music
and science. The congress team will be happy to welcome you in Vienna and will
support you in any aspect to make your visit unique.
until Nov. 1, 2016
Abstract submitters EUR 300,-/300,-*
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before Sept. 15, 2016