The WCRF International/IASO Conference “Obesity, Physical Activity and Cancer” took place on the 16th and 17th of April 2013 in London, UK.
The conference included presentations from some of the most prominent speakers in the field, enabling transdisciplinary discussion across clinical, epidemiological and mechanistic specialities. The scientific sessions examined the links between obesity, physical activity and cancer incidence/survival, highlighting important biomarkers and early life events in relation to cancer risk, and exploring the molecular events and cellular mechanisms that underlie these processes.
For more information about the conference materials including the brochure, abstract book, multimedia components and photo gallery see below.
Read the conference highlights, research directions and policy implications.
For more information about the conference, download the abstract book.
See slide presentations, information on the speakers, selected videos and links to other multimedia components.
Get a snapshot of facts and figures on obesity and physical activity.
Read the conference press release.
Visit our image gallery for a flavour of the conference presentations, interviews and atmosphere.
Read the various conference related blog posts.