Webinar on obesity and cancer

Understand the impact of obesity on our society, the science behind obesity and cancer risk and how to make every contact count with overweight patients

Some information contained in this webinar may be outdated following the publication of our report Diet, Nutrition, Physical Activity and Cancer: a Global Perspective. For the latest relevant information relating to this topic, please see Obesity, weight and cancer risk.

This 60-minute webinar was produced in partnership with Oncology Central and discusses:

  • The impact obesity has on our health and economy
  • Obesity Health Alliance’s 10 priorities to tackle rising obesity rates
  • The science behind obesity and cancer risk
  • Starting a conversation about weight with patients and clients


  • Professor John Wass, Professor of Endocrinology at Oxford University
  • Susannah Brown, our Science Programme Manager (Research Evidence)
  • Rachel Clark, our Health Promotion Manager and Nutritionist

Watch the webinar

Produced in collaboration with Oncology Central