To coincide with World Obesity Day and the theme of weight stigma and discrimination, Dr Stuart Flint (Leeds Beckett University) has kindly produced an updated ASO statement on this subject. The ASO are very grateful to Stuart for leading this initiative and his efforts to raise awareness of the widespread discrimination and stigma that exists. … Continued
This joint meeting between the ASO Scotland Network and Bariatric Education Support Training Scotland (BESTS) is free to attend but you will need to register your interest as places are limited. View the Programme Registration is now open! Find out more about this meeting
This workshop organised by the ASO Yorkshire Network Group is an excellent opportunity to learn from researchers and develop presentation, communication and networking skills. It will be of particular interest to early career researchers who will have the opportunity to present their PhD. View the Workshop Flyer and Programme Register your place now! More about the ASO Yorkshire Network
UKCO2018 accepted abstracts are now available to be viewed on the International Journal of Obesity (IJO) website.
This free education event is aimed at GP’s and practice nurses and allied health professionals who manage chronic diseases, such as Type 2 Diabetes, heart disease, osteoarthritis, or undertake health checks. Organised by the Norfolk Obesity Network, supported by the Association for the study of Obesity and ActiveNorfolk. The theme is managing multimorbidity with behavioural and lifestyle … Continued
Attending this event will earn you 4 SCOPE Points which can be used towards SCOPE certification. Join us at the 5th UK Congress on Obesity (UKCO2018) which takes place at the Newcastle University on Thursday 6th and Friday 7th of September. Pre-registration for UKCO2018 closes on Friday 24th August . Day rates are available if you are unable to attend … Continued
Registration for UKCO2018 is open Pre-registration closes Friday August 24th UKCO2018 Registration Rates Two days: 6th-7th September Standard Rates Onsite Rates Payment to be received by Fri Aug 24th Payment at Congress venue ASO Member * £280 £300 Non Member £370 £400 ASO Student Member** £125 £150 Student Non Member** £180 £220 Day Rates … Continued
The UKCO organisers have secured 5 places for this event. If you wish to take part you will need to let us know by Monday July 2nd (12pm). Please contact [email protected] if you are interested in taking part. Find out more.
The meeting takes place on Tuesday 26th of June at Homerton College in Cambridge. ASO East of England Network Meeting Digital Solutions to Weight Management Homerton College, Hills Rd, Cambridge CB2 8PH View the full programme Confirmed Speakers Dr Katherine Bradbury, University of Southampton Dr Cristiana Duarte, University of Leeds Dr Liz Evans, Newcastle University … Continued
There is still time to be a part of the UKCO Programme but you will need to submit your abstract by Friday June 8th. Join us in Newcastle in September and submit an abstract for oral and poster presentation. Why submit an abstract to UKCO2018? Get feedback on your research from UK obesity researchers prior to … Continued