Fri, 27 Nov | Online Webinar

Tackling Childhood Obesity Webinar

Session One: Context And Challenges Session Two: What’s Happening Locally To Tackle Childhood Obesity? Please join and Participate in this event by mailing the following
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Tackling Childhood Obesity Webinar

Time & Location

27 Nov 2020, 09:00 – 12:30
Online Webinar

About the event

Tackling Childhood Obesity Webinar

27 November 2020


Dr. Vinod Gadiyar Mr. Mohamed Alasmar

Consultant Pain Specialist and Anaesthetist Senior Clinical Fellow in Upper GI Surgery

Northern-care Alliance NHS Trust Salford Royal Hospital

Welcome, Introductions and Purpose

9:00- 9:05 Jack Carne, Co-chair OASIS-GB

Session One: Context And Challenges

9:05-9:15 Setting The Scene

Prof. Siba Senapati, Consultant Bariatric Surgeon at Salford Royal Hospital, Chairman of OASIS-GB

9:15-9:30 Current stats, medical management and serious case review

Dr. Kalpesh Dixit, Consultant Paediatrician at Salford Royal NHS Trust

9:30-9:40 Current Public Health Guidance of England On Childhood Obesity

Deborah Thompson, Consultant in Public Health

9:40-9:55 Media Portrayal of Childhood Obesity

Dr. Stuart W. Flint, Associate Professor of the Psychology of Obesity at University of Leeds

President, Scaled Insights and Director of Obesity UK

9:55-10:25 Role Of Nutrition, Exercise And Behaviour

Dr. Anna Robin, Programme Lead Nutrition and Exercise as Medicine, The University of Salford

Dr Paul Sindall, Senior Lecturer in Exercise Science, The University of Salford

Dr Phil Gray, Lecturer in Exercise and Health Psychology, The University of Salford

10:25-10:45 Panel Discussion and Questions And Answers

Mr. Kevin Fitzpatrick, BBC Reporter

Dr Akheel Sayed, Co-Chair OASIS-GB and Consultant Endocrinologist and Bariatric Physician

Dr. J S Bamarah, Consultant Psychiatrist and National Chair of Bapio

Dr. Sanjay Arya, Consultant Cardiologist and Medical Director of Wigan and Wrightington Hospital

Dr. Pradeep Subudhi, Consultant Microbiologist at Royal Bolton Hospital

Session Two: What’s Happening Locally To Tackle Childhood Obesity?

10:45-11:15 What’s Happening In Salford Schools? (Presentations from four different schools)

Jude Scrutton

Lucy Bird

Ross Sutherland

Mark Bossons

11:15-11:25 What’s Happening In The Community?

How can physical exercise work alongside education and environment?

Alison Page

Jack Carne

11:25-11:35 What’s Happening Through Mutual Aid Groups?

Tom Waring

11:35-11:45 What Are The Perspectives Of Young People?

Presenters from the Youth Alliance

11:45-12:00 Panel Discussions and Questions And Answers

12:00-12:20 Open Forum, Vote of Thanks and Close

What do the findings mean for each of us in our respective roles?

How can we reconcile our own targets and budgets with what have been identified as positive solutions?

Can we collectively make any pledges to ensure long-term sustainability?

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