Body Weight Set Points: What Are They, Can They Be Changed & What Does It Mean for Successful Treatment Strategies?

Time: 4:00 pm
day: Day One


  • Reviewing evidence for whether body weight/body fat is regulated via a set point
  • Identifying the multitude of factors that contribute to the set point
  • Discussing how effective pharmacological and surgical treatments for obesity alter the set point and implications for future therapeutic interventions