Tuesday 10 January: New developments in non-pharmacological approaches
16:00 - 18:00 CET 
Chair: Liesbeth van Rossum (Netherlands) 

Ketogenic diet: obesity and female reproduction 
Alessandra Gambineri (Italy)

Intermittent fasting
Eric Ravussin (USA)

Brown adipose tissue: a novel target to comBAT obesity 
Mariette Boon (Netherlands)

Clinical case - Approach to late dumping syndrome during pregnancy                                                                         Helena Urbano Ferreira (Portugal) 


Wednesday 11 January: Pharmacotherapy
16:00 - 18:00 CET 
Chairs: Bulent Yildiz (Turkey) & Jenny Visser (Netherlands) 

Weight control and the reproductive axis (menopause, pre-menopause)
Manuel Tena-Sempere (Spain)

The current obesity treatment targets
Dror Dicker (Israel) 

Future of pharmacological therapy
Hermann Toplak (Germany)



Thursday 12 January: Endocrine aspects of bariatric surgery 
16:00 - 18:00 CET
Chairs: Uberto Pagotto (Italy) 

Bariatric surgery and fertility
Alex Miras (UK)

Acute and long-term effects
Luca Busetto (Italy) 

Pregnancy after different operations in bariatric surgery
Georgios Dimitriadis (UK)

Clinical case - Liver transplant due to bariatric surgery – related liver failure: A clinical reminder of a rare occurrence  Gulherme Vaz de Assunção (Portugal) 


CME accreditation

The ESE Clinical Update on Obesity and Female Reproduction 2023 online, Bristol, United Kingdom, 10/01/2023-12/01/2023 has been accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®) with 6 European CME credits (ECMEC®s). Each medical specialist should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational

Through an agreement between the Union Européenne des Médecins Spécialistes and the American Medical Association, physicians may convert EACCME® credits to an equivalent number of AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Information on the process to convert EACCME® credit to AMA credit can be found at

Live educational activities, occurring outside of Canada, recognised by the UEMS-EACCME® for ECMEC®s are deemed to be Accredited Group Learning Activities (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.