The 36th ASMBS Annual Meeting at ObesityWeek 2019 will be held in Las Vegas, NV! Visit obesityweek.com in the for the latest information. You can also follow us on Facebook and Twitter . To receive regular email announcements sent to you, sign up for our exclusive ObesityWeek emails .
The ASMBS annual meeting is a core component of the ObesityWeek conference, which also includes The Obesity Society (TOS) annual meeting, partner symposia, social events and keynote presentations.
ObesityWeek is the largest conference of its kind in the world, providing an unmatched multi-track schedule with:
- Pre-conference courses
- Oral abstract, video and poster presentations
- Interdisciplinary research, education sessions and policy programming
- Hands-on skills labs
- Shared keynote speakers
- Industry-sponsored symposia
- And much more!
Beware of fake websites that are not affiliated with ASMBS, TOS or ObesityWeek. In order to attend ObesityWeek and secure housing, you must register through obesityweek.com. ObesityWeek will only ask for your credit card information upon the completion of registration and housing. For more information, click here.
Where Science and Treatment Meet
ObesityWeek is a unique, international event focused on the basic science, clinical application, surgical intervention and prevention of obesity. By combining both TOS and ASMBS annual meetings, ObesityWeek brings together world-renowned experts in obesity to share innovation and breakthroughs in science unmatched around the globe. Attendees will enjoy the diverse educational opportunities, networking events, and scientific synergies created through the collaboration of these leading obesity organizations.
What is ObesityWeek?
The American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) and The Obesity Society (TOS) have joined our resources to co-locate our respective annual meetings under one roof. We have developed the preeminent annual scientific and educational conference covering the full scope of the obesity issue, from cutting edge basic science and clinical research to intervention and public policy discussions that can impact the quality of life for millions who suffer from obesity.
ObesityWeek participants will benefit from the educational, networking and scientific synergies created through the collaboration of these international obesity organizations. Programming will cover the full interdisciplinary spectrum and feature the world’s leading experts in their respective fields.
Now Accepting Abstracts
The ASMBS abstract submission window is open now through May 3rd. Abstract submissions with an emphasis on connections between diabetes and obesity are encouraged. Opportunities available for oral abstracts, e-poster abstracts, video abstracts, integrated health abstracts, and behavioral health abstracts. Click here to review submission guidelines. Click here to submit your abstract.
ObesityWeek 2018 Highlights
ObesityWeek 2018 was a great success and we could not have done it without the amazing attendees, exceptional course directors, knowledgeable speakers and outstanding staff. Every moment in Nashville was memorable, view below for a few highlights.