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
South West ASO Regional Group Meeting
26 February - 26 February, 2018 Postgraduate Centre, Musgrove Park Hospital Taunton
This is the first meeting organised by the South West ASO Regional group and we look forward to welcoming everyone to this inaugural
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6 September - 7 September, 2018 Newcastle University - Armstrong Building
Congress Theme - Preconception to Pension: Obesity through the life course. Confirmed Speakers Dr João Breda, WHO Europe Prof
The South West ASO Regional Group has been established with the aim of strengthening links and networks between all health care
In the worst case, children were exposed to nine junk food adverts in just 30 minutes, says Obesity Health Alliance report Almost 6 in 10
Position Statement: Response to Decision by Joint Committee of the Hertfordshire Valleys and the East and North Hertfordshire CCGs to Restrict Access to Elective Surgery on the Basis of BMI
The UK charity “Association for the Study of Obesity” (ASO) is dedicated to the prevention and treatment of obesity. The ASO
I first became a member of the Association for the Study of Obesity when I was a PhD student, more than 20 years ago now. I recall attending
Message from the ASO Chair
I first became a member of the Association for the Study of Obesity when I was a PhD student, more than 20 years ago now. I recall attending my first ASO conference at the Institute of Child Health in London and having the opportunity to listen to, and learn from, some of the leading obesity researchers in the UK. I found the whole experience very exciting, although as a research student struggling to remain focused on studying obesity and cardiovascular disease I frequently left ASO conferences wishing I was researching some other aspect of obesity that had been made to sound more interesting than my own work. ASO conference attendance and the opportunity this provides to network with other delegates has always been the main highlight of my academic year, and I’m confident that ASO will continue to provide very high quality educational meetings for its members and non-members.
This is now my second term as an ASO Trustee, my first being the period…
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