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 37 countries.

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EASO publication in Nature Medicine titled

The European Association for the Study of Obesity has published an important new paper in Nature Medicine outlining an updated framework on the diagnosis, staging, and management of obesity in adults, emphasising understanding obesity as an adiposity-based chronic disease.

EASO Obesity Taxonomy

Words matter and accurate framing and consistent terminology use is vital for ensuring accurate diagnosis, effective treatment, consistent research, clear communication, informed policy-making, and overall improved patient outcomes.

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Promotional poster for the ECN Winter School event in Palma De Mallorca, Spain, at Hotel Palma Bellver, scheduled for November 14-16, 2024, showing a picturesque landscape of the city.

ECN Winter School 2024

Palma de Mallorca, Spain, 14 - 16 November 2024

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