Event dates for your diaries

April and May are busy months and to help plan your diaries we have listed a number of conferences and events that may be of interest to ASO members and colleagues. View our events listing below. April 2018 Gulf Obesity Summit and Regional Congress April 19-20, 2018, Abu Dhabi, UAE Organised by World Obesity Federation … Continued

UKCO2018 – Great North Run, Sunday 9th September

The Great North Run takes place straight after the UKCO Congress on Sunday 9th of September. ASO are pleased to announce that they have secured 5 places for this prestigious event which will be offered to UKCO delegates on a first come-first serve basis. If you are interested in taking part in this event and raising money for the ASO, … Continued

Abstract Submission open – UKCO2018, 5th UK Congress on Obesity

The ASO are pleased to invite you to be a part of the programme by submitting abstracts for poster and oral presentation at UKCO2018. The deadline for abstract submission is Friday 8th June, 2018. All accepted abstract to be published in the International Journal of Obesity Supplements. Further details on abstract submission View the UKCO Programme

EMBMI/ASO Midlands Regional Group Obesity Symposium – Registration open

This is a joint meeting of the ASO Midlands Regional Group & East Midlands Bariatric and Metabolic Institute (EMBMI). The symposium has a number of nationally renowned speakers who are all recognised experts in their field. The talks will cover the latest research into obesity, obesity management, referral pathways, benefits of treatment and how patients can be … Continued

Event: The clinician and the patient with obesity – Friday 23rd March, Glasgow

Patients’ weights are changing, bringing new challenges for clinicians. This symposium aims to equip clinicians to recognise and know how to manage the range of symptoms and situations that may affect such patients attending their clinics. March 23, 2018, Glasgow, Scotland Organised by Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow – Register here Topics include: … Continued

South West ASO Regional Group Meeting – Registration closes 21st February

The meeting will take place on Monday 26th of February at Musgrove Park Hospital in Taunton.   Registration is free for ASO members and £25 for non-members. Register HERE Registration closes Wednesday February 21st, 2018. Places are limited so register early. Download the Programme   Programme 09.00   Registration & Tea/Coffee 09.30   Welcome & Introduction             Isy … Continued

UKCO2018 Programme now available! (Abstract submission & Registration open)

The UKCO Programme Committee are pleased to announce the draft programme for ASO’s 5th UK Congress on Obesity is now available. UKCO2018 takes place on Thursday 6th and Friday 7th of September at Newcastle University. This year, ASO has been working in collaboration with Fuse, the.Centre for Translational Research in Public Health to develop the … Continued