ObesityWeek: 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.

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!

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. A comprehensive agenda will include:

  • Scientific Sessions of both TOS and ASMBS
  • Pre-conference Continuing Education
  • Policy and public health discussions
  • Co-sponsored programming and networking events
  • Industry-sponsored symposia

ObesityWeek Locations

  • November 2-7, 2014 – Boston Convention & Exhibit Center, Boston, MA
  • November 2-7, 2015 – Los Angeles Convention Center, Los Angeles, CA
  • October 31 – November 5, 2016 – New Orleans, LA

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