Estimate of Bariatric Surgery Numbers, 2011-2014

Published July 2015


ASMBS total bariatric procedures numbers from 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014 are based on the best estimation from available data (BOLD, ASC/MBSAQIP, National Inpatient Sample data and outpatient estimations).

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ASMBS Bylaws

Published June 2015

Amended and Restated Bylaws of American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery

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It Starts Now, ASMBS Film Contest Announced

Published May 2015

GAINESVILLE, FL –MAY 18, 2015 – It Starts Now, a nationwide competition that seeks short videos and films about obesity in America, begins today. Entries are being sought that creatively inspire, motivate and/or educate the public about issues related to obesity. Submissions will be judged on originality, creativity, direction, production value, dignity, content and thoughtfulness. …

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2015 ASMBS Research Grant Program

Published March 2015

Submission Deadline: Wednesday July 15, 2015

The application deadline has been extended to Wednesday July 15 at 11:59 pm Eastern time. No changes or additions will be accepted after this time.

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The ASMBS Research Grant award program has been initiated to encourage research in the field of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery. Grant funding has been made available to our members in hopes that funding through ASMBS will lead to additional extramural…

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