During 6th-10th of September, the HabitLab visited the first ‘Leipzig International Meeting for Interdisciplinary Obesity Research Leipzig’. Aukje Verhoeven, Poppy Watson and Sarah Knot gave poster presentations. Aukje presented a poster on part of her PhD research into: promoting healthy eating habits using implementation intentions as a meta-cognitive strategy. Poppy presented her research into Pavlovian-instrumental interactions and their potential role in food-seeking behaviour in obese individuals. Sarah presented the HealthyWays coaching research (for eating and exercise habits) that she participated in for her research master’s thesis. Finally, Sanne de Wit gave a talk about external stimulus control in an obesogenic environment.
Link to LIMIOR website: www.ifb-adipositas.de/en/research/limior