Horizon Europe: évènement en ligne franco danois Prévention de l'obésité

Webinaire Horizon Europe sur la prévention de l'obésité
Sciences / Webinaire
27/05/2021 13:00 - 15:00
Partenaire webinaire prévention de l'obésité

Are you a researcher, association, company, institution working in the field of obesity prevention ? Are you looking for partners to apply to Horizon europe funding opportunities? would you like to know more about funding opportunities?

Join us for this free online event organized by the French institute of denmark and the Danish Agency for Higher Education and Science.

The event will provide a multidisciplinary and multistakeholder approach to prevention of obesity in a life course perspective: experiences, opportunities and challenges 

You will have the opportunity to listen to danish and french experts present their research interests, funding opportunities and also to get to know your next partners.

Sign up here: https://www.eventbrite.fr/e/danish-french-webinar-about-horizon-europe-obesity-registration-150985442523


Program (to be completed):

Professor Bente Merete Stallknecht (moderator)

Prorector for Education, University of Copenhagen

Main research area is health-enhancing physical activity. 


Kim L. Kryger (moderator)

Danish NCP and PC for Cluster Health, HEU


Preventing obesity: from research to innovative solutions and effective health care interventions 


Professor Karine Clément 

Full professor of nutrition at Sorbonne University and Pitié Salpêtrière Hospital, Paris, France.

Director of the research unit NutriOmics at INSERM (France’s National Institute of Health and Medical Research).

Novo Nordisk Foundation Jacobæus Prize 2020


Professor Kei Sakamoto

Vice Executive Director, Novo Nordisk Foundation for Metabolic Research, University of Copenhagen

The Sakamoto Group investigates fundamental molecular signaling mechanisms that control energy metabolism and glucose homeostasis associated with exercise, insulin resistance and type 2 diabetes


MD, PhD, Sigrid Bjerge Gribsholt

The Danish National Center for Obesity

The Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Aarhus University Hospital

The Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Aarhus University
President for the Danish Association for the Study on Obesity

Research area: obesity and bariatric surgery


Abdou Y. Omorou, MD, PhD

Medical doctor in Public Health and Epidemiology

CIC 1433 Clinical Epidemiology, CHRU-Nancy, INSERM, University of Lorraine

Researcher at the EA 4360 APEMAC research unit, University of Lorraine

Research area: behavioral and social determinants of adolescents’ overweight/obesity


Cyril Torre

CEO of Lsee

LSee has developed a glycerol meter to assess the combined impact of nutrition and exercise on lipolysis


Jonas Hjortshøj

Chief Commercial Officer Liva Healthcare

Liva Healthcare develops personalized digital behaviour change and lifestyle intervention programmes to support people at risk of, or living with, chronic conditions such as obesity, diabetes and heart disease


EU Funding opportunities for research and Innovation in obesity prevention

Horizon Europe funding opportunities:

Kim L. Kryger

Danish NCP and PC for Cluster Health, HEU


Virginie Sivan 

French Ministry of higher education research and Innovation

French NCP and Delegate for the Cluster health, Horizon Europe


Innovative Health Initiative ( 2021-2027)
EU’s multi-sector Private-Public Partnership for Health Innovation

Patrick Boisseau

MedTech Europe, Director General, Strategic Initiatives