Switzerland

Association Suisse pour l’Etude du Metabolisme et de l’Obesite (ASEMO)

President: Professor Alain Golay

Address: Chef du Service d’Enseignement Thérapeutique pour Maladies Chroniques

Département de médecine communautaire et de premier recours
Hôpitaux Universitaires de Genève
4, rue Gabrielle-Perret-Gentil – 1211 Genève 14
Switzerland

Email: Alain.Golay@hcuge.ch
Website: www.asemo.ch

News

The Swiss Association (ASEMO) has revised the Swiss Obesity Consensus, mostly intended for GP’s. The first version was published in 1999 in a National Medical Journal (Swiss Medical Weekly, old Schweizerische Medizinische Wochenschrift, see www.asemo.ch). This is published both in French & German on our website.

ECO 2008

The 16th European Congress on Obesity took place in May 2008.  Proceedings from the congress can be downloaded from the ECO section of this website.