COMs News

COMs News

EASO is pleased to announce that we now have 89 Adult and 22 Paediatric accredited Centres of Obesity Management (COMs) across Europe, plus 4 International affiliates.

The Centre for Obesity Management (COMs) Exchange and Mentoring Programme. has proven popular, providing aspiring COMs with the knowledge, skills and tools required to establish and run multidisciplinary treatment centres.

EASO has developed a substantial network of accredited specialised obesity centres, where the quality and efficacy of the care offered to patients are of the highest standards. Under the EASO Collaborating Centres for Obesity Management (COM) scheme, centres are accredited in accordance with accepted European and academic guidelines. Our aim is to provide physicians, health-care policy makers and health-care providers with authoritative criteria for the development of Obesity Management Centres across Europe, recognised by national health authorities.

We are delighted to announce the new COMs from Croatia, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Romania, Switzerland, Turkey, and the UK, with several new centres in some regions. Congratulations to University Hospital Center Zagreb, Clinical Hospital Center Rijeka, Weight Management Service, St Columcille’s Hospital, University College Dublin, School of Medicine, The Israeli Center for Weight Management, I.R.C.C.S. Policlinico San Donato, Instituto Auxologico Italiano, IRCCS (Milan), Garibaldi Hospital & Department of Clinical & Internal Medicine, University of Catania, “Città della Salute e della Scienza di Torino” University Hospital, Istituto Auxologico Italiano, IRCCS (Piedmont), Regina Maria – Perla Clinic, Obesity Center, Zurich, Istanbul Faculty of Medicine, Koç University Medical School, University of Health Sciences, Gulhane School of Medicine, Imperial Weight Centre, North Bristol Centre for Weight Loss, Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery, Diabetes and Endocrinology at Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital London

Learn more about the COMs Mentoring and exchange Programme; consider applying today and download the COMs flyer.