• SSIB 2014

    22nd Annual Meeting of the Society for the Study of Ingestive Behavior
    July 29 - August 2, 2014
    Seattle, WA

    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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6th Installment of Ingestive Classics
March 18, 2014

The 6th installment of INGESTIVE CLASSICS is now available.

5th Installment of Ingestive Classics
February 25, 2014

The 5th installment of INGESTIVE CLASSICS is now available.

2014 Preliminary Meeting Program
February 5, 2014

The Preliminary 2014 meeting program is now available. To view program, click here.

Submit An Abstract
February 3, 2014

The abstract submission deadline is March 15, 2014. For more information, click here.

SSIB Logo Contest
January 30, 2014

In keeping with the revision of the SSIB web site, the Board of Directors have decided that it is time to have a new logo for SSIB. We have a lot of creative people among our members so we decided to have a contest where by members can submit their suggestions for a new logo design.

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.

4th Installment of Ingestive Classics
January 15, 2014

The 4th installment of INGESTIVE CLASSICS is now available.