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
Registration is open!
7 September - 8 September, 2017 University of South Wales - Treforest Campus, Pontypridd, Wales.
Register before the deadline August 25th. View the programme of this SCOPE accredited event. Further details can be found on the UKCO
Attending UKCO2017 will now earn you 4 SCOPE points which can be used towards your SCOPE certification. Online registration closes on
Join us at the 4th UK Congress on Obesity (UKCO2017) and help us celebrate ASO's 50th Anniversary. UKCO2017 takes place at the University of
The early registration deadline is this Friday July 14th - so book your place now and save. Registration is now open. Early
View the latest UKCO Programme which now includes oral presentations selected from submitted abstracts. Don't forget to register before the
Message from the ASO Chair
I cannot believe that I am now in my third and final year as Chair of ASO! This year is particularly exciting and an honour as it is also the 50th anniversary of ASO and so far it’s been a very busy year.
In March, we held our first Centres for Obesity Management (COMs) meeting attended by 60 members that focussed on delivery models for Tier 3 services. Members presented examples of current Tier 3 services being delivered and highlighted issues related to commissioning, service delivery and evaluation. Public Health England also presented an update on the guidance currently being developed. The meeting presented a forum for discussion and networking and was well evaluated. I would like to thank ASO Trustees, Rachel Batterham, Barbara McGowan and Carly Hughes for convening this successful event and of course members for attending. Please do encourage colleagues to join – the COM’s network is for anyone involved in the supporting of delivery of obesity…
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