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Special issue of Frontiers in Psychology

FYI.

Research Topic: Obesity stigma in healthcare: impacts on policy, practice, and patients

Extended deadline: 15th September 2016

The Research Topic entitled ‘Obesity stigma in healthcare: impacts on policy, practice, and patients’ in Frontiers in Psychology has extended the deadline for articles to the 15th September 2016.

The aim of this Research Topic is to gather the most recent research findings from experts in the field, to evidence the impact of obesity stigma in service providers. To achieve this aim, this Research Topic will feature research that advances current knowledge on the impact of obesity stigma in healthcare settings. Submissions of empirical, theoretical, methodological, opinion pieces and commentaries are welcome.

Please click on the link below to the Research Topic:

http://journal.frontiersin.org/researchtopic/3982/obesity-stigma-in-healthcare-impacts-on-policy-practice-and-patients