EASO represents the European obesity community

The leading voice of obesity science, medicine and community in Europe, we represent scientists, obesity specialists, physicians, health care practitioners, public health practitioners and patients.
Established in 1986, EASO is a federation of professional membership associations from 34 countries.

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ECOICO 2020 has moved online! Join us 1-4 September 2020 for an interactive and engaging virtual event.

Our online programme will have unprecedented global relevance, reach and convenience. Wherever you are in the world, all presentations, discussions and digital content will be available to you throughout the event and beyond. We will offer live and on-demand scientific sessions, discussion, and interactive e-poster presentations, cutting-edge industry sessions and virtual exhibitions.

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COVID-19 and Obesity

EASO's role in this crisis will be crucial in the dissemination of science-based information and providing common-sense, evidence-based updates, recommendations and guidance via our website and social media, that can reach millions of people. EASO is committed to sharing only the latest well evidenced information and guidance from credible  sources.

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Changing the status quo in obesity: A new call to action

We strongly believe that with obesity estimated to cost around €70m per year to health systems alone, it is time we reassessed our long-held views and our approach to the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and long term management of obesity and its related complications.