The European Association for the Study of Obesity

What does EASO do?

What does EASO do?

Mission: To reduce the burden of unhealthy weight

About: Established in 1986, EASO is a federation of professional membership associations from 32 European countries. It is the voice of the European obesity community, representing scientists, health care practitioners, physicians, public health experts and patients. EASO is in official relations with the World Health Organisation (WHO) Regional Office for Europe and is a founding member of the EU Platform on Diet, Physical Activity and Health.

EASO promotes action through collaboration in advocacy, communication, education and research. Our National Association members and the individual members thereof enjoy extensive EASO member benefits.

Further information on the history and goals of EASO and on each Member Association is available via the top navigation bar.

EASO President Hermann Toplak

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After graduating as an M.D. from the University of Graz in 1984, Dr. Hermann Toplak went into military training in …

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Childhood Obesity Task Force Position Statement

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Childhood Obesity Is a Chronic Disease Demanding Specific Health Care – a Position Statement from the Childhood Obesity Task Force …

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Patient Council Spotlight Report: Judit Pettkó

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The 5th Central European Congress on Obesity (CECON) was held from 1-3 October in Budapest. I was proud that this …

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Do we need more research on obesogenic environments?

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The EU-funded SPOTLIGHT project and the World Obesity Federation are hosting a one-day meeting in Brussels on the future of …

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5 Key Propositions for GPs

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Focus on communicating with and motivating your patient. Communication and motivation are key to any productive relationship between doctor and patient, …

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New Investigators United Spotlight: Sonia García Calzón

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Hello Sonia. Please tell us a bit about yourself: I was born in 1986 in Logroño, a small city located …

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The University of Helsinki seeks applications for a position of Postdoctoral Researcher

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Pietiläinen group invites applications for a position of POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCHER in a project “Mitochondrial function in adipose tissue and muscle …

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2016 European Obesity Summit Programme

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The 2016 European Obesity Summit programme is now available at http://www.obesity-summit.eu/?p=sprogram. 

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