Detailed Program

Friday, November 8, 2019
   Hall A Hall B
 12.00 – 13.00
 Congress Registrations
13.00 – 15.30 "The European Health and Fitness Lifestyle Advisor" - the ELMO Certificate more information »

15.30 – 16.15
Creating a Lifestyle Medicine training program
Lilach Malatskey (Israel), Jumanah Essa-Hadad (Israel)
16.15 – 17.00
Workshop II
Workshop with the DANCING DOCTOR Ági®
Agnes L. Nagy (Hungary)

Saturday, November 9, 2019
   Hall A Hall B
Welcome message
Stefania Ubaldi (Switzerland), ELMO President
09.00 – 10.30 Round table I: Clinical application of Lifestyle Medicine
Moderators: Ioannis Arkadianos (Greece), Reka Vernes (Hungary)

Impact of environment on clinical application of Lifestyle Medicine
Stefania Ubaldi (Switzerland)

Sexual Health: a mandatory part of anamnesis in Lifestyle Medicine
Ioan Hanes (Belgium)

Lifestyle Medicine for diabetes: why do we need it?
Hanno Pijl (The Netherlands)
Workshop III 
#DrBalanicaMethod  - case reports from a multimodal lifestyle intervention
Florin-Ioan Balanica (Romania)
10.30  – 11.00 Coffee Break
11.00 – 12.00 Oral presentations I
Chair: Wojciech Marlicz (Poland)
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Oral presentations II
Chair: Agnieszka Muszynska (Poland)
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12.00 – 13.00 Keynote lecture I
Chair: Stefania Ubaldi (Switzerland)

Lifestylemedicine for adiposity- and dysglycemia drivers of cardiometabolic-based chronic disease
Jeffrey I. Mechanick (USA)
13.00 – 14.00 Lunch Break
14.00 – 15.00 Round Table II: Nutrition
Moderators: Rani Polak (Israel), Lilach Malatskey (Israel)

Correlation between obesity and cancer and lifestyle interventions for prevention
Ioannis Arkadianos (Greece)

Applied Nutrigenetics and Food Coaching: from theory to clinical practice
Valentini Konstantinidou (Spain)

The importance of a patient’s relationship with food and how it impacts health & chronic disease
Aarti Javeri Mehta (UAE)
Workshop IV
Exercise and diseases
Reka Vernes (Hungary)
 15.00 – 15.30
Workshop V 
Sexual health and fertility
Stefania Ubaldi (Switzerland), Ioan Hanes (Belgium)
15.30 – 16.30 Poster Discussion
Chair: Ioannis Arkadianos (Greece)
16.30 – 17.00 Coffee Break
17.00 – 18.00 Round Table III: Education
Moderators: Stefania Ubaldi (Switzerland), Ioan Hanes (Belgium)

Evidence based interventions to increase physical activity among chronic patients and people at risk
Davide Susta (Ireland)

Culinary Medicine 
Rani Polak (Israel)

Education debate: The First European Lifestyle Medicine Certificate

Certification ELMO

Oral Presentations III
Chair: Ivana Kolcic (Croatia)
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18.00 – 19.00
Workshop VI 
Sleep health: an introductory guide to the treatment of insomnia (through cognitive behavioral therapy
Bernardo Barata (Portugal)

19.00 Opening Ceremony - Networking Event  
Sunday, November 10, 2019
   Hall A Hall B
08.00 – 09.30
  Workshop VII 
Culinary Medicine
Rani Polak (Israel)

09.30 – 10.30 Round table IV:  Physical activity
Moderators: Davide Susta (Ireland), Aarti Javeri Mehta (UAE)

Personalized exercise prescription and patient monitoring
Reka Vernes (Hungary)

SlowFIT: an innovative personalized group class
Fausto Di Giulio (Italy)
10.30  – 11.00 Coffee Break
11.00 – 12.00 Keynote lecture II
Chair: Ioannis Arkadianos (Greece)

The Mediterranean diet paradigm: Achieving the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals through Food
Antonia Trichopoulou (Greece)
12.00 – 13.00 Round table V: Community Well Being
Moderator: Agnieszka Muszynska (Poland)

World Digestive Health Day: early diagnosis and treatment of gastrointestinal cancer
Wojciech Marlicz (Poland)

Harm reduction in tobacco and alcohol consumption - does it really matter?
Andrzej Mariusz Fal (Poland)
Oral Presentations IV
Chair: Valentini Konstantinidou (Spain)
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13.00 – 14.00
ELMO General Assembly 

14.00 – 15.30 Lunch  Break Working Groups of ELMO meeting