Upcoming seminarS and events

hilay term 2021


Thursdays, 4-5pm

Join Zoom Meeting - https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82498743519

Meeting ID: 824 9874 3519

Passcode: 840025

Week 1: January 21

Teresa Mares, University of Vermont

Life on the border: farmworkers and food justice in Vermont

Week 2: January 28

Hannah Graff, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

Talking sugar in South Africa

Week 3: February 4

Karen Watson, Imperial College London

The role of popular culture in creating new norms for wellness

Week 4: February 11 *2-3pm*

Michelle Pentecost, Kings College London

Pre-conception interventions: the future of obesity prevention strategies?

Week 5: Febuary 18

Fiona Lavelle, Queens University Belfast

From the pandemic to the pan: A cross-continental overview of changes in consumers' cooking and food practices during COVID-19

Week 6: February 25

Carol Ferreira and Brunoi Gualano, University of Sao Paulo

Connection and conflict: How neoliberal healthism and inequality shape bariatric surgery support forum dynamics

Week 7: March 4

Erik Hemmingsson, Swedish School of Sport and Health Sciences, Stockholm

The social origins of childhood obesity

Week 8: March 11

John Komlos, University of Munich

Post-COVID-19 futures: The need for a paradigm shift in economics