ASO membership is open to anyone working or studying in the field of obesity.
- Reduced delegate fees at ASO conferences and training events
- Free attendance at most ASO regional events
ASO UK Congress on Obesity
9 September - 11 September, 2015 Glasgow
On-line registration for UKCO2015 is now open.
View the Programme for UKCO 2015.
World Obesity Federation: Hot topic conference - Pregnancy and obesity
29 October - 30 October, 2015 Charles Darwin House Conference Centre, 12 Roger Street, London, WC1N 2JU, UK
Obesity and Pregnancy is our 'Hot Topic' for 2015. The rise of obesity in developed countries, including amongst women of reproductive
Part of the ASO’s mission is to develop an understanding of obesity, through the pursuit of excellence in research and the facilitation of
The ASO would like to extend a huge thank you to everybody who completed our recent survey to help us understand how best to support our
A new WHO guideline recommends adults and children reduce their daily intake of free sugars to less than 10% of their total energy intake. A
The Lancet has recently published a series on obesity (February 18, 2015). Titles are listed below. Patchy progress on obesity
Message from the ASO Chair
I am pleased and honoured to write my first welcome address as Chair of ASO in celebration of the launch of our new website. I hope you like the new look and feel and the opportunities it brings to make renewing and joining the ASO easier, as well as different ways to engage with us through abstract submissions for the March meeting on satiety and symposia suggestions for UKCO15, amongst others. We welcome your feedback and any ideas you have to enhance its functionality further.
I would like to extend my thanks to Professor Jason Halford, the previous Chair for steering the Association through a very important period which has included the strategic review and identifying actions to ensure that the ASO retains its position as the leading obesity organisation at the forefront for promoting obesity research and informing practice and policy. I take on the role at a very exciting time – a time where I look forward to working with both the existing and new Trustees to deliver the actions identified through our strategic review.
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