The Sites of Interest section of the ASMBS website is intended for the posting of un-affiliated organizational websites whose mission and/or goal(s) is germane to the treatment of obesity, thereby sharing in the interests of the ASMBS and its members. This section is not intended to advertise or endorse industries, industry products, or individuals. Not for profit organizations usually fall into the above categories, but the mission/goal(s) of organizations interested in appearing in this section will be reviewed on an individual basis.

“The organizations listed below are provided for the benefit of our members who may find the subject matter of interest. Unless expressly stated otherwise, ASMBS has not reviewed and does not endorse any listed organization or any presented information.  ASMBS is not responsible for such information, and members and any other interested persons utilize such information at their own risk.”


Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
American Association of Diabetes Educators
American Cancer Association
American College of Nutrition
American College of Surgeons
American Diabetes Association
American Sleep Apnea Association
American Society for Clinical Nutrition
American Society for Bariatric Physicians
American Society for Plastic Surgery
ASMBS Foundation


FDA’s Medical Product Safety Network
International College of Surgeons
International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders


Longitudinal Assessment of Bariatric Surgery
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
NHLBI, Obesity Guidelines


Obesity Action Coalition
Obesity Society

Overeaters Anonymous
Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons


Walk From Obesity
Weight Control Information Network

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