ATTENTION: The Brazilian Government has postponed the need for Australian, Canadian and American citizens to have a valid Visa to enter Brazil from April 10th 2024
to April 9th, 2025. Click here for more information.

Scientific Program

Important: SATELLITE SYMPOSIAS are activities carried out under the responsibility of the sponsoring company and which follow their respective compliance rules. Access is mostly exclusive to prescribers, exceptions will be informed in the scientific program.
Wednesday, June 26, 2024


• Room 1 - Alfredo Halpern
08:00-10:00
OPENING COURSES: EVIDENCE BASED OBESITY TREATMENT
Coordinator: Rodrigo Nunes Lamounier (MG)

15 | Best diets for weight loss based on evidence?

15 | Impact of exercise training on weight loss: what is the evidence

15 | Psychological treatment of obesity: what is the evidence
Speaker: Andrea Levy (SP)

15 | Pharmacological treatment: efficacy and safety of weight management medication

15 | Impact of pharmacological treatment beyond weight loss

15 | Bariatric surgery: impact on weight loss, weight loss maintenance and long-term health outcomes
Speaker: Cid Araujo Pitombo (RJ)

30 | Discussion
10:00-10:30
BREAK
10:30-12:30
OPENING COURSES: MANAGING ASSOCIATED DISEASES/COMORBIDITIES IN OBESITY
Coordinator: Cynthia Melissa Valerio (RJ)
Coordinator: Mário Kehdi Carra (SP)

25 | Treating obesity in type 2 diabetes individuals

25 | Treating obesity in patients with CVD/CKD

25 | Treating obesity in MASLD

25 | Treating in obesity in individuals with depression and other psychiatric conditions
Speaker: Adriano Segal (SP)

20 | Discussion
12:30-13:30
BREAK
13:30-14:15
CONFERENCE: HOW HORMONES IMPACT OBESITY AND HOW OBESITY IMPACT HORMONES?
Chair: Larissa Garcia Gomes (SP)
14:15-15:45
SESSION: CIRCADIAN RYTHMS IN OBESITY
Coordinator: Jose Donato Junior (SP)

8 | Abstracts - 129049: FEMALE MICE LACKING LIVER ADRENOCEPTOR ALPHA-1B ARE MORE SUSCEPTIBLE TO OBESITY - Presenter: Anisia Silva
20 | Experimental models of Time restricted feeding
Speaker: Gabriel Anhe (SP)

20 | Impact of Sleep Duration and Meal Timing on Weight Loss and Obesity
Speaker: Silvana Pannain (United States)

20 | Meal timing and its relationship with obesity and food intake

22 | Discussion
15:45-16:45
BREAK

• Room 2 - John Waterlow
08:00-10:00
OPENING COURSES: CHILDHOOD AND ADOLESCENT OBESITY – DIAGNOSIS AND CLINICAL MANAGEMENT?

20 | Diagnosis of obesity in childen and adolescents
Speaker: Durval Damiani (SP)

15 | How to identify and diagnose genetic forms of obesity in children?
Speaker: Carolina Passone (SP)

20 | Intensive behavior treatment strategies
Speaker: Ana R. Damaso (SP)

15 | Treating the Family
Speaker: Louise Cominato (SP)

20 | Pharmacological treatment – when to start and how to discuss long term use?

30 | Discussion
10:00-10:15
BREAK
10:15-12:15
OPENING COURSES: MANAGING DIFFICULT CASES IN OBESITY
Coordinator: Jacqueline Rizzolli (RS)

25 | Intolerant and irresponsive to GLP-1 agonist
Speaker: Cintia Cercato (SP)

25 | Extreme internalized stigma
Speaker: Stuart Flint (United Kingdom)

25 | Multiple comorbidities
Speaker: Silvana Pannain (United States)

25 | BMI over 50kg/m²
Speaker: Marcio C. Mancini (SP)

20 | Discussion
12:30-13:30
SATELLITE SYMPOSIUM - NOVO NORDISK  : (RESTRICTED TO PRESCRIBERS)
Semaglutide 2.4mg – The Revolution in Obesity Treatment
Restricted to Prescribers
Speaker: Bruno Halpern (SP)

*Slides in Portuguese
13:30-14:15
KEYNOTE LECTURE: PHYSICAL ACTIVITY AND LONG-TERM OUTCOMES: VOLUME, FREQUENCY AND INTENSITY
14:15-15:45
SESSION: BEHAVIOURAL TREATMENT OF OBESITY
Coordinator: Ana R. Damaso (SP)

08 | Abstract - 129916: THE SHORT-TERM EFFECT OF NUTRITIONAL EDUCATION GROUPS ADDED TO USUAL CARE IN OUTPATIENTS WITH TYPE 2 DIABETES MELLITUS: A RANDOMIZED CLINICAL TRIAL - Presenter: Aline Busanello
20 | Evidence of Cognitive Behaviour treatment in the management of obesity and binge eating disorder

20 | Mindful eating and intuitive eating: defining and understanding goals

20 | Physical activity: from counselling to prescription

22 | Discussion
15:45-16:45
LANCET SERIES: THE LANCET REGIONAL HEALTH AMERICAS: A CALL FOR WEIGHT STIGMA PAPERS AND PUBLISHING EXCELLENCE
Speaker: Taissa Vila (RJ)
Speaker: Stuart Flint (United Kingdom)

• Room 3 - Bernard Jeanrenaud
08:00-10:00
OPENING COURSES: THE ROLE OF DIFFERENT PLAYERS IN THE GENESIS AND MAINTENANCE OF OBESITY
Coordinator: Maria Teresa Zanella (SP)
Coordinator: Fernando Gerchman (RS)

15 | Genetics of obesity
Speaker: Maria Edna de Melo (SP)

15 | The role of brain
Speaker: Jose Donato Junior (SP)

15 | The role of adipose tissue

15 | The role of gut hormones
Speaker: Sylka Rodovalho (SP)

15 | The role of the gut microbiota

45 | Panel Discussion
10:00-10:30
BREAK
10:30-12:30
OPENING COURSES: MECHANISMS UNDERLYING DIFFERENT TREATMENTS

25 | Mechanisms of bariatric surgery
Speaker: Everton Cazzo (SP)

25 | Mechanisms of GLP-1 based therapies
Speaker: Lício Velloso (SP)

25 | Mechanisms of CNS acting drugs

25 | Mechanisms of intensive behaviour treatment
Speaker: Guilherme Artioli (SP)

20 | Discussion
12:30-13:30
BREAK

• Room 4 - Peter Kopelman
08:30-10:00
SESSION: NEW ENDOCRINE SOCIETY GUIDELINES ON VITAMIN D: CONSIDERATIONS AND CONTROVERSIES IN PEOPLE WITH OBESITY AND PREDIABETES
10:00-11:30
SYMPOSIUM: SOPHIA ECO2024 - STRATIFICATION OF OBESITY PHENOTYPES TO OPTIMIZE FUTURE THERAPY (SOPHIA)
Coordinator: Carel Le Roux (Ireland)

30 | The objectives of SOPHIA, predictors of risk (Obesity clusters) and predictors of response (Bariatric surgery trajectory tool)
Speaker: Carel Le Roux (Ireland)

15 | Q&A
15 | Obesity in patients with type1 diabetes
Speaker: Ebaa Al Ozairi (Kuwait)

15 | The patient voice in SOPHIA
Speaker: Werd Al-najim (Ireland)

15 | Q&A
11:30-12:30
SESSION: DESROTULANDO APP – PRACTICAL TEACHING OF FOOD LABELLING
12:30-13:30
BREAK

• Room 3+4 - Bernard Jeanrenaud
13:30-14:15
KEYNOTE LECTURE: TREATING OBESITY TO REDUCE OUTCOMES
Chairman: Bruno Halpern (SP)

Duração: 45 min.
Keynote Speaker: Donna Ryan (United States)
14:15-15:45
SESSION: THE GOLDEN AGE IN OBESITY PHARMACOTHERAPY
Coordinator: Louise Baur (Australia)

20 | Bridging the gap between clinical and surgical treatments: what have we reached so far?
Speaker: Walmir Coutinho (RJ)

20 | Future poli-agonists for the treatment of obesity and metabolic diseases
Speaker: Carel Le Roux (Ireland)

20 | “Novel targets – appetite and beyond – Are we getting there?
Speaker: Donna Ryan (United States)

30 | Discussion
16:45-17:30
CHAIRS WELCOME & OPENING CEREMONY
17:30-18:45
OPENING CONFERENCE
Coordinator: Walmir Coutinho (RJ)

45 | Ultra-processed foods and the pandemic of obesity: the thesis and the evidence

30 | Does UPF drives overeating? What are the proposed mechanisms?
Speaker: Kevin D. Hall (United States)
18:45-19:30
OPENING COCKTAIL

• Room 5 - Phillip James
08:00-10:00
OPENING COURSES: INFORMAS: EVIDENCE GENERATION TO POLICY ACTION: LESSONS FROM FOOD POLICY ADVOCACY AROUND THE WORLD
10 | 1. Welcome and program overview
2. Global perspectives and advocacy strategies from Latin America
35 | Global frameworks and multistakeholder responses to the obesity epidemic
Global Obesity Coalition
Speaker: Johanna Ralston (United Kingdom)

GHAI Advocacy Toolkit
Speaker: Rachel Morrison (Jamaica)

INFORMAS from research to policy tools
Speaker: Boyd Swinburn (New Zealand)

45 | Latin American experiences
Speaker: Alejandra Aguilar (Spain)
Speaker: Simon Barquera (Mexico)
Speaker: Camila Corvalan (Chile)
Speaker: Pierre Cooke (Barbados)
10:00-10:30
BREAK
10:30-12:30
OPENING COURSES: INFORMAS: EVIDENCE GENERATION TO POLICY ACTION: LESSONS FROM FOOD POLICY ADVOCACY AROUND THE WORLD
3. Country experiences and future directions
60 | Other country experiences
Duração: 15 min.
Speaker: Boyd Swinburn (New Zealand)

Duração: 15 min.
Speaker: Beverly Samson (Philippines)

Duração: 15 min.
Speaker: Mikhail Laurence Millan (Philippines)

Duração: 15 min.
Speaker: Nzama Mbalati (South Africa)
12:30-13:30
BREAK
13:30-14:45
PANEL DISCUSSION: WHO ACCELERATION PLAN: MOBILISING SUPPORT FOR NATIONAL ACTION
Coordinator: Johanna Ralston (United Kingdom)
Panelist: Nomathemba Chandiwana (South Africa)
Panelist: Mikhail Laurence Millan (Philippines)
Panelist: Pierre Cooke (Barbados)
Speaker: Jorgen Johnsen (Switzerland)
14:45-15:45
SESSION: INDIGENOUS HEALTH AND THE INTER-RELATIONS WITH CLIMATE AND NATURE
Coordinator: Anna Giulia Medri (United States)

10 | Introductory Remarks
Speaker: Marcos Terena (DF)

Duração: 10 min.

Duração: 10 min.

Duração: 10 min.

20 | Discussion
15:45-16:45
SESSION: BRAZIL MINISTRY OF HEALTH
Coordinator: Renata Bertazzi Levy (SP)

15 | Past and present of obesity surveillance and its determinants in Brazil
Speaker: Rafael Claro (MG)

15 | Projections of overweight and obesity prevalence in the country: what to expect for 2030

15 | Public policies for obesity prevention and control in Brazil
Speaker: Kelly Alves (Brazil)

15 | Discussion

• Room 6 - Rafael Gomez-Cuevas
10:30-12:30
PRACTICAL DISCUSSION: HOW TO OPEN AN OBESITY CLINIC
12:30-13:15
SATELLITE SYMPOSIUM - ABAD
Speakers: VANESSA PIROLO E MARIA EDNA DE MELO

• Poster Area - Per Bjorntorp
15:45-16:45
REFRESHMENT BREAK AND POSTER SESSION
E-poster 1


Venue



Centro de Convenções Frei Caneca
R. Frei Caneca, 569 - Bela Vista,
São Paulo - SP, 01307-001




website   ACCOMMODATION
FOLLOW US
ICO 2024
   

PROMOTED BY

MANAGEMENT


Tourism Agency



DIAMOND SPONSOR

GOLD SPONSOR

BRONZE SPONSOR

SPONSOR