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
The World Obesity Federation and World Heart Federation have recently launched a collaboration on medical education across CVD and obesity,
Norfolk Obesity Network and ASO East of England Network Managing Multi-morbidity and Obesity Study Day Free of charge. Registration now
The ASO is now calling for nominees to stand for election to the Board of Trustees. Full individual members of ASO are invited to stand for
The EASO 2019 New Investigators United Autumn School will take place in Naples, Italy from 2-4 September 2019. The deadline for receipt of
Message from the ASO Chair
I feel honoured to serve as the Chair of the Association for the Study of Obesity (ASO) having been a member for almost 20 years and a trustee for the past 7 years. During that time, I have seen large changes in the organisation, both in the way that the society is organised and within the field of obesity; perhaps reflecting ASO’s ability to move with the times. However, what has always remained consistent in my mind is the feeling that ASO offers a welcoming platform to bring together likeminded people, whose shared goal is the prevention and treatment of obesity. Indeed, I’ve always felt that one of the Association’s key strengths is the way it encourages meaningful networking and partnership. As a student member, I remember feeling that ASO was a ‘safe’ place to share my ideas, present my work and introduce myself to more learned members. And our annual congress (UKCO) and network meetings offer a place to both catch up with old friends and…
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