2024. 06. 14.


ALONG Program

-ASIA Leaders Obesity Network Group-

  • ICOMES organized by KSSO(Korean Society for the Study of Obesity) offers an exceptional opportunity for international participants.

  • Join our comprehensive program, featuring situational analysis workshops, visits to healthcare system sites, and the opportunity to gain invaluable insights while advancing your career in the healthcare field.

Information of ALONG Program

*KST (UTC+9)

Goals Develop Outstanding Relationships with APAC Countries, and Establish Obesity as a Priority in Their Individual Countries
Date September 4 (Wed.) ~ 5 (Thu.), 2024
Place CONRAD Seoul Hotel
Program Date Program Time Title Speaker Affliation
September 4
Workshop 14:00-14:10 Opening Remarks Chang Hee Jung University of Ulsan, Korea
14:10-14:40 Novel Anti-Obesity Drugs:
Advances and Challenges
Jang Won Son The Catholic University of Korea, Korea
14:40-14:10 Key Insights from 2023 Nutrition Research:
A Comprehensive Review
Yoon-Ju Song The Catholic University of Korea, Korea
15:10-15:20 Break
15:20-16:20 Group Discussion ALONG Participants
16:20-16:30 Closing Remarks Chang Hee Jung University of Ulsan, Korea
Dinner 18:00 ~ Dinner Time ALONG Participants
September 5
Hospital Tour 08:00 ~ - -

Information for Application

Qualification For APEC residents interested in ASIA Leaders Obesity Network Group (For Foreigners Only)
Participant limit ## people
Participation Fee Complimentary
Benefit Offering 1 day accommodation at CONRAD SEOUL on September 4, 2024
Application Deadline June 12, 2024 (Wed.)
How to Apply 1. Download and fill out the Curriculum vitae template
2. Access the below link ”Apply for ALONG Program”
3. Complete the form and submit it along with your CV
Remark - This program is available to all, irrespective of ICOMES 2024 participation
(* Participants and abstract submitters who have completed ICOMES registration
will receive additional points for selection into the ALONG Program.)
- Upon application, a curriculum vitae is required.
- Acceptance notification will be informed via personal email at the beginning of July