Membership Benefits

  • Reduced delegate fees at ASO conferences and training events including UKCO - the ASO UK Congress on Obesity
  • Reduced delegate fees at EASO and WOF congresses and events - just provide evidence of your ASO membership
  • Free attendance at most ASO regional events
  • Eligibility for ASO awards
  • Eligibility for grants when they are available
  • The opportunity to promote relevant jobs, and not-for-profit courses, studies and events for free in our monthly email update and on our website
  • Access to the members area of the ASO website
  • Voting rights on the main policy issues of the ASO
  • Affiliation to the European Association for the Study of Obesity (EASO) and the World Obesity Federation (WOF)
  • Discounted journal subscriptions to*:
    • Paediatric Obesity
    • Obesity Reviews
    • Clinical Obesity

*Please provide verification of your ASO membership when subscribing to journals at discounted member rate.

In addition for Students

  • 50% reduction in ASO membership fees
  • Free registration for local meetings
  • Opportunity for students to showcase their work - including submission of abstracts to present via oral or poster presentations
  • Awards available for abstracts submitted to UKCO - the ASO UK Congress on Obesity
  • A good place for students to learn more about current research in obesity
  • Comfortable environment for students to network with senior researchers in their field
  • Eligible to attend the annual Early Career Researchers workshop that takes place before UKCO - a good opportunity for students to meet other students conducting similar research

Become an ASO member today!