EASO Early Career Network (ECN) eLearning Hub event features ECO2023 award winners – 20th June 2023

EASO Early Career Network (ECN) eLearning Hub event features ECO2023 award winners – 20th June 2023

Join us for the next EASO Early Career Network (ECN) eLearning Hub event, to learn about award-winning obesity research led by early career professionals in the areas of Basic Science, Clinical Research, Public Health, and Childhood Obesity. This event features the 2023 EASO-Novo Nordisk Foundation (EASO-NNF) New Investigator Award winners, who will discuss their research and explain how they plan to use their EASO-NNF research grants of 300,000 DKK to advance their work.

This online event will take place on 20th June 2023 at 1.00-2.30 pm CEST.

Attendees will also gain valuable knowledge about the annual EASO-NNF Awards and the crucial role this partnership plays in advancing obesity research. To discover more information about the recipients and their work, please visit this recent blog post. Don’t miss out on this exciting opportunity to connect with leading early career researchers and learn about the latest research in the field of obesity.

All speakers will present their research for 10 minutes and invite audience members to engage in Q&A for 5 minutes each:

13.00-13.05 Welcome and introduction (ECN Board)
13.05-13.15 EASO-NNF partnership (Volkan Yumuk, EASO President-Elect and Vice-President of EASO Southern Region)
13.15-13.30 Public Health: Susanna Mills (Clinical Lecturer and Public Health Specialty Registrar at Newcastle University in the UK)
13.30-13.45 Childhood Obesity: Cristina Cadenas-Sanchez (Marie Curie Postdoctoral fellow, University of Granada (Spain) and Stanford University/VA Palo Alto Health Care System in the USA)
13.45-14.00 Basic Science: Cintia Folgueira Cobos (Postdoctoral Fellow at the Spanish National Center for Cardiovascular Research in Madrid)
14.00-14.15 Clinical Research: Sini Heinonen (MD/Postdoctoral Fellow at Helsinki University Hospital in Finland)
14.15-14.30 Wrap up and close (ECN Board)


If you are not already an ECN member, please follow the link below to join before registering for this webinar: https://easo.org/education/easo-early-career-network/ecn-application-form/

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Join the Zoom webinar via this registration link: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZAofu-vrj0sE9FVyS94UzX9aDNNsGGqRYxL#/registration