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  • SSIB 2019

    27th Annual Meeting of the Society for the Study of Ingestive Behavior
    July 9 - 13, 2019
    Utrecht, Netherlands

    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.

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.

Latest News

2019 MARS Speakers
October 16, 2018

We are pleased to announce our 2019 MARS Speakers.

John Blundell
Lora Heisler
Ruth Loos
Giles Yeo


Save the Date for SSIB 2019
September 5, 2018

You are cordially invited to attend SSIB 2019, the 27th Annual Meeting of the Society for the Study of Ingestive Behavior in Utrecht, Netherlands from July 9-13, 2019.

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Congratulations 2018 Conference Award Winners
August 1, 2018

Timothy J. Bartness Award:Nicholas DiPatrizio

Gerard P. Smith Award:
Sarah Terrill
Drew Neyens
Michael Farruggia

Harry R. Kissileff Award:
Amber Alhadeff
Kimberly Smith

Best Poster Presentation Award:
Caitlyn Edwards
Faris Zuraikat



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