UCL School of Life and Medical Sciences

Tackling Obesity in the 21st Century


The Special Grand Rounds highlight our commitment to the whole translational pathway from basic discovery through to impact on patients and population.

The theme is 'Tackling Obesity in the 21st Century' and the Grand Round will provide an opportunity to hear from UCL staff at the forefront of research in this area.

Introduction

Professor Raymond MacAllister

Speakers 

Prof Jane Wardle

‘Behavioural mechanisms in genetic risk of obesity’.

Dr Rachel Batterham

'Targetting the gut to treat obesity and type 2 diabetes'