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, and public health practitioners.

Established in 1986, EASO is a federation of professional membership associations from 36 countries.

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THE 2024 APPLICATIONS ARE OPEN FOR EASO - Novo Nordisk Foundation Obesitv Prize tor Excellence and New Investigator Awards in basic science, clinical Research, childhood obesir and Public Healin

The 2024 Award Applications are now open

Submit your applications for the Obesity Prize for Excellence or the New Investigator Awards in Basic Science, Clinical Research, Childhood Obesity or Public Health. Travel grants are also available for Early Career Researchers.

Application Deadline is the 15th December 2023. Apply Now

Patient warning: Counterfeit Obesity Medication is putting the lives of patients at risk

Patients with obesity who are considering medication use for treatment are urged to ensure that they access obesity drugs from a reputable source, such as a licensed pharmacy.

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The #ECO2024 Abstract Submission Process is now open

On behalf of the #ECO2024 Program Organising Committee, we are pleased to announce that the abstract submission system for the 31st annual European Congress on Obesity is open. Please share your breaking obesity-related science and clinical innovation with the world!

The deadline for receipt of abstracts is 14 January 2024. Learn more https://eco2024.org


EASO requests regulatory authorities to review governance and practices leading to discrimination in access to effective obesity management

Joint Statement on Surgical Tourism


Bariatric surgery can be a highly effective intervention for weight loss and overall health improvement in patients with severe obesity. Bariatric procedures may also include endoscopic treatment and bariatric surgery is often followed by post – weight loss plastic surgery.

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