The South West ASO Regional Group has been established with the aim of strengthening links and networks between all health care professionals and academics in the South West of England who have an interest in the management of patients with obesity and are actively involved in the provision of obesity services.
The meeting will take place at Musgrove Park Hospital in Taunton. Registration is free for ASO members and £25 for non-members.
Registration closes Tuesday February 20th, 2018. Places are limited so register early.
09.00 Registration & Tea/Coffee
09.30 Welcome & Introduction
Isy Douek, Beth Greenslade, Rhodri King, Vanessa Snowdon-Carr
09.40 A patient perspective of the weight management journey
10.00 Weight management services: Models, recommendations and practice
Dr Carly Hughes, GP, Lead of Specialist Weight Management Service
10.40 Weight management service evaluation: Hearing from the patient
Bronwen Royall, Trainee Clinical Psychologist, University of Exeter
11.00 Coffee – take your coffee with you