Thursday 16:00 - 17:00
"Kostis Palamas" Hall/HALL B

Need for action to prevent obesity in youth

15th STATE OF THE ART Adolescent Health / Congress G.S.A.M.

SPONSORED SESSION, Kindly Sponsored by Novo Nordisk

Chairs: Andromachi Vryonidou-Bompota, Yannis Manios



Overweight and obesity conditions in youth

Evangelia Charmandari

Obesity in adolescence: The role of clinical assessment, ethical family interventions and management of obesity

Maria Karantza-Charoni


Youth Council Participation: Vasia Daniil


Director of Department of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, Red Cross Hospital, Athens; President of the Hellenic Endocrine Society


MMedSci, MPhil, PhD, Professor, Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University, Athens, Greece


Professor of Pediatrics - Pediatric & Adolescent Endocrinology, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens Medical School, ‘Aghia Sophia’ Children’s Hospital, Athens, Greece


Dr., Director of the Division of Pediatric Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, Mitera Children’s Hospital, Athens, Greece