Technology and biomedicine: a Cambridge showcase A half-day collaborative online symposium and networking event Date: 27 September 2021 (morning) Venue: Online via Zoom Co-chairs: Professor Sir Stephen O’Rahilly, Wellcome-MRC Institute of Metabolic Science and Professor Roisin Owens, Department of Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology A collaborative event between the University’s Metabolic Network and Department of Chemical […]
The Childhood Obesity: An inter-disciplinary approach to prevention and treatment course aims to expand participants’ knowledge on obesity research including physiology, epidemiology and social sciences as well as promote collaboration between experienced and early-stage researchers from Denmark and Cambridge.
An online symposium and networking event drawing together perspectives on obesity and metabolism from deep history to the present day.
A video recording of a public talk given by Prof Sir Stephen O’Rahilly is available online. Prof O’Rahilly spoke at Peterhouse Theatre on 20th March as part of the 2018 Cambridge Science Festival. He asks why people have different susceptibilities to obesity and why being fat can, but doesn’t always, lead to metabolic disease.
This investigative piece, part of the BBC Horizon series, airs on Thursday January 19th at 9pm on BBC2. Dr Giles Yeo investigates the latest diet craze and social media sensation – clean eating. Giles cooks with Ella Mills, the Instagram entrepreneur behind Deliciously Ella, one of the most popular brands associated with clean eating, and […]