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 36 countries.

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We look forward to hosting you at our 29th annual European Congress on Obesity in Maastricht 4-7 May 2022. This hybrid event will offer both in-person and online participation options. We are pleased to host this meeting jointly with IFSO-EC.  More information will be available soon on the EASO and ZoomForward22 websites.

New EASO Masterclass series: applications now accepted for October sessions

Choose Obesity Management, Public Health, or Childhood Obesity - Applications accepted through 15 September 2021 for October sessions

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The 28th annual European Congress on Obesity, #ECO2021, was held online from 10-13 May 2021. Online content is available through August 2021 for registered delegates

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COVID-19 and Obesity

EASO supports dissemination of science-based information and common sense evidence-based updates, recommendations and guidance relevant to clinical and patient communities via this website and our social media. We are committed to sharing information and guidance from credible sources.

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We are delighted to share this thoughtful video developed by our friends at Obesity Canada, a charitable organisation with membership that includes healthcare professionals, policy makers, researchers and people interested in obesity. The mission of Obesity Canada is to improve the lives of Canadians living with obesity through research, education and advocacy.

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EASO is a founding partner of the Obesity Policy Engagement Network (OPEN) with the find out more button.