The Live Debate – Preventing childhood obesity – whose responsibility? Policymakers, professionals, family environments or technology?

The DPC2018 Live Debate will be packed full of explosive and contentious viewpoints about preventing childhood obesity.

Our expert panel of leading healthcare experts and policy makers will present their views from four different angles:

  • Policy: Advertising, food labelling, food content regulation
  • Family Environment
  • Healthcare Professionals
  • Technology, Digital Health & Social Media

Find out more information about the live debate

Thursday 15th November 2018

14:30 - 15:30

Diabetes Co-Morbidities: Cardiovascular & Retinopathy, Diabetes Technologies, Paediatric to Adolescent & Crossover Care, Prevention & Obesity in Practice, Primary, Community & Specialist Care, TREND-UK & Injection Technique Matters (ITM), Workshop


Rt Hon Keith Vaz MP
Chair, APPG Diabetes
Dr Fiona Campbell
Consultant Diabetes Paediatrician, Leeds Children’s Hospital
Consultant in Diabetes & Senior Clinical Lecturer, University Hospital Southampton NHS Trust & University of Southampton
Health Promotion Officer, Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health

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