Seminars

There are a variety of seminars which relate to the central research themes of the Centre for Obesity Research which take place all over the University of Birmingham campus.


Metabolism afternoons
Meetings held 3 times per year with both internal and invited guest external speakers. Topics covered include all aspects of metabolic disease and obesity. Dates are publicised well in advance and usually held on Tuesday afternoons in the Institute of Biomedical Research, within the medical school. For more information please contact Dr Jeremy Tomlinson

Sportex seminars
Weekly seminars on a variety of topics in a ‘research in progress’ format. Friday afternoons, 4pm School of Sports and Exercise Sciences. For more information contact Dr Mark Hollands

Birmingham Diabetes Club
Two monthly meetings, regular presentations from local diabetologists and endocrinologists. Recent presentations have included obesity management; bariatric surgery; sleep, diabetes and obesity. For more information please contact Dr Parth Narendran