• SSIB 2014

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

    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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Welcome

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

DISTINGUISHED CAREER AWARD
Ralph Norgren, PhD
Penn State University


ALAN N. EPSTEIN RESEARCH AWARD
Kellie L. K. Tamashiro, PhD
John Hopkins University School of Medicine


HOEBEL PRIZE FOR CREATIVITY
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


7th Installment of Ingestive Classics
May 7, 2014

The 7th installment of INGESTIVE CLASSICS is now available.


SSIB Spring Newsletter
May 6, 2014

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


SSIB Logo Contest: Deadline Extended to July 1, 2014
May 1, 2014

In keeping with the revision of the SSIB website, 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 whereby members can submit their suggestions for a new logo design.


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.