ObesityWeek 2016 combines the annual meetings of both the American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) and The Obesity Society (TOS)
Both organizations cater to and advocate for professionals and specialists working in the field of obesity, offering networking and leadership opportunities as well as access to news and toolkits. Decide which organization is right for you!
Join the American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS)
ASMBS is primarily for medical professionals actively involved in weight loss surgery. The purpose of the society is to advance the art and science of metabolic and bariatric surgery by continually improving the quality and safety of care and treatment of people with obesity and related diseases. Members are primarily doctors, surgeons, and integrated health professionals such as nurses, dieticians and clinic managers.
Join The Obesity Society (TOS)
TOS is the leading professional society for obesity clinicians, researchers and academics working to treat and prevent the disease of obesity. The Society’s focus is to advance the science-based understanding of the causes, consequences, prevention and treatment of obesity. A variety of professionals – from basic scientists, to weight-loss physicians to industry researchers – benefit greatly from the career advancement opportunities provided by TOS.