• SSIB 2015

    23rd Annual Meeting of the Society for the Study of Ingestive Behavior
    July 7 - July 11, 2015
    Denver, CO

    A series of seminal papers in our field, selected and introduced by SSIB members and available to all. The “classics” provide important historical context, both on the concepts upon which their work and hypotheses were based and on the results and standards of interpretation that the authors considered critical.

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The Society for the Study of Ingestive Behavior (SSIB) is 501(c)(3) non-profit organization committed to advancing scientific research on food and fluid intake and its associated biological, psychological and social processes.

The Society provides a multidisciplinary environment for the free exchange of ideas and information, and serves as a resource for scientific expertise and education on topics related to the study of ingestive behavior.

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SSIB 2014 Meeting Program
July 17, 2014

The SSIB 2014 meeting program is now complete. Please click here to view the program.

8th Installment of Ingestive Classics
July 15, 2014

The 8th installment of INGESTIVE CLASSICS is now available.

SSIB 2014 Award Winners
July 7, 2014

Ralph Norgren, PhD
Penn State University

Kellie L. K. Tamashiro, PhD
John Hopkins University School of Medicine

Alan C. Spector, PhD
Florida State University

Click here to view the New Investigator Travel Award Winners (NITA) Sponsored in part by: Novo Nordisk

SSIB Election Results
June 23, 2014

Congratulations to the following elected candidates!
President Elect: Suzanne Higgs
Board Members: Diana Williams & Kevin Myers
Student Board Member: Sara Hargrave

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SSIB Spring Newsletter
May 6, 2014

The SSIB Spring Newsletter is now available! Log into your member account to view the newsletter.

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Frontiers in Eating Behavior
January 15, 2014

Frontiers in Eating Behavior is an open-access journal, launched in February 2013. It covers diverse aspects of eating behavior and, accordingly, is listed under a number of Frontiers Field Journals: Frontiers in Psychology, Frontiers in Psychiatry, and Frontiers in Nutrition.