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  • SSIB 2020

    28th Annual Meeting of the Society for the Study of Ingestive Behavior
    July 7 - 11, 2020
    Portland, Oregon

    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

Classic 24 Now Available

Barbara Rolls and Sensory Specific Satiety and Variety
With an interview of Barbara Rolls by Marion Hetherington, January 2020
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Save the Date for SSIB 2020

Join us in Portland, OR for SSIB's 28th Annual meeting from July 7-11, 2020. Abstract submission now open - Deadline: April 15, 2020.
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APA Prize for Interdisciplinary Team Research: Call for applications

Prize-winning team will receive $5000 for continued research. Application deadline is May 1, 2020. Click Here for more information.



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