Conferences and events
Every day, around the world, new research is carried out which increases our understanding of the link between diet, weight, physical activity and cancer
Every year we attend conferences throughout Asia to present our research on the link between diet, weight, physical activity and cancer prevention and survival.
2018 conferences in Asia
- International Society of Behavioural Nutrition and Physical Activity annual meeting, 3–6 June, Hong Kong. World Cancer Research Fund International will be hosting a symposium with our three Hong Kong ambassadors and the deputy chair of our Continuous Update Project panel.
- World Cancer Congress, 1–4 October, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. World Cancer Research Fund International will be presenting in partnership with other organisations.
You can also browse relevant conferences around the world.
At the 21st International Epidemiological Association (IEA) World Congress on Epidemiology in Saitama, Japan, on 19–22 August 2017, WCRF HK ambassador Professor TH Lam gave a presentation on our Continuous Update Project. He highlighted the new findings and substantive changes in evidence from the 2007 WCRF/AICR Second Expert Report.
At Asian Pacific Digestive Week in Hong Kong, China, on 23–26 September 2017, Prof Lam presented a session on diet, nutrition and upper gastrointestinal cancer risks.
Professor Lam talks to delegates about World Cancer Research Fund's work.
Professor Lam (far right) and colleagues by a poster outlining the results of research on nasopharyngeal cancer.