ASO membership is open to anyone working or studying in the field of obesity.
- Reduced delegate fees at ASO conferences and events
- Free attendance at most ASO Network events
Obesity prevention and treatment: Connecting research & practice across disciplines
30 November - 30 November, 2018 Block D, University of the West of Scotland, High St, Paisley PA1 2BE
Registration is open for this joint meeting between the ASO Scotland Network and Bariatric Education Support Training Scotland (BESTS) is
Abstract Submission open! Deadline December 28th
28 April - 1 May, 2019 Scottish Event Campus Glasgow. Scotland. UK
The 26th European Congress on Obesity will take place in Glasgow from April 28th - 1st May 2019. Save the date in your diary. Submit an
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12 September - 13 September, 2019 Leeds University
The 6th UK Congress on Obesity will take place at Leeds University on 12th - 13th September 2019. Save the date in your diary.
The All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on A Fit and Healthy Childhood has called upon the Government to ditch its time-honoured
A workshop hosted by the All-island Obesity Action Forum supported by safefood, the Association for the Study of Obesity on the
To coincide with World Obesity Day and the theme of weight stigma and discrimination, Dr Stuart Flint (Leeds Beckett University) has kindly
Event: Obesity prevention and treatment: Connecting research & practice across disciplines. November 30, 2018.
This joint meeting between the ASO Scotland Network and Bariatric Education Support Training Scotland (BESTS) is free to attend but you will
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…
#UKCO2019 update – Happy to confirm the following eminent speakers:
@GilesYeo, @MarteauTM, @OliWilliamsPhD,… https://t.co/...93
RT @EASOresearch: Submit your abstract for #ECO2019 @youngdiab #ydef! Participants hail from across Europe and beyond. Submission deadline…
ASO Yorkshire Network meeting - third invited speaker Prof Suzanne Higgs @EatingBehaviour - integration of metaboli… https://t.co/...8M
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