ASO Scotland Network Hybrid Webinar - Tackling inequalities of living with obesity in a rural environment

When: Wednesday, 27th March 2024, 2:00pm - 3:30pm

For the ASO Scotland Network Hybrid Webinar we have a range of speakers presenting about tackling inequalities of living with obesity in a rural environment. This will be in the format of short presentations followed by a Q&A/discussion amongst attendees.

This was a hybrid event. You can view the recording below and the presentation slides can be viewed underneath.


5 minutesWelcome from the ASO/ ASO Scotland Network Chair
Prof. Alex Johnstone
10 minutes
(5 min Q's)
Title: Pre-diabetes in a remote and rural population: Lived experience of a rural
Speaker: Dr Jon Anderson, Benbecula Medical Practice, Uist & Barra Hospital
20 minutes
(5 min Q's)
Title: The Relationships Between Rural Place and Obesity
Speaker: Professor Sarah-Anne Munoz, Division of Rural Health and Wellbeing,
University of the Highlands and Islands
20 minutes
(5 min Q's)
Title: Weight Management in Rural New Zealand General Practice from Clinician and
Client Perspectives
Speaker: Dr Kimberley Norman, School of Primary and Allied Health Care, Monash
25 minutesPanel discussion
Moderators: Dr Dan Crabtree and ASO patient representative