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  • SSIB 2023 Meeting

    30th Annual Meeting of the Society for the Study of Ingestive Behavior
    July 11 - 15, 2023
    Hilton Portland Downtown, Portland, Oregon & Online

    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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    • Significantly reduced registration fees for the annual meeting
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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.

SSIB strongly affirms the principles of equal treatment and equal rights for all people. SSIB welcomes scientists of all races, gender identifications, creeds, and nationalities as members of our society, and we encourage and support the free movement of scientists from all countries for the purposes of advancing knowledge and understanding.

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Join us for SSIB 2023

Join us in Portland, Oregon & online for SSIB's 30th Annual meeting from July 11-15, 2023.

New Investigator Virtual Attendance Program

We are pleased to announce that the New Investigator Virtual Attendance Program (NIVA) program will be available again this year. Scientists at all levels of career are invited to apply. We define diversity broadly. Are you from a diverse background? Are you from or do you perform research in a country that is underrepresented at SSIB? Are you a student or postdoc who is first-generation and/or low income? Do you self-identify with an under-represented or minoritized group? Apply for this opportunity by June 19, 2023.




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