What is the video and audio recording policy?
ObesityWeek prohibits video recording and/or live feed telecast of educational sessions. This includes but is not limited to Skype and Periscope.
Why attend OW?
ObesityWeek offers one conference with hundreds of opportunities. Attendees will find a comprehensive agenda on obesity surgery, prevention, research, public policy and more. Regardless of your passion, you will find your niche in the more than 100 sessions ObesityWeek offers attendees.
What can I learn?
Whether you’re a researcher, clinician or integrated health professional, you can get the professional development needed to advance your career at ObesityWeek. Here you will learn the latest in obesity research, policy and clinical management to bring back to your practice, office or lab.
How many CME credits can I earn?
For more information CME credits, please click here.
Do I have to be registered for ObesityWeek before submitting an abstract?
No; abstracts are submitted by both ObesityWeek attendees and non-attendees. If your abstract is accepted, we encourage you to register for the annual meeting and attend to present your research in person.
How can I submit my abstract?
I’m an exhibitor, how can I be a part of OW?
For more information, please click here.
What is the ObesityWeek cancellation/refund policy?
Cancellation and refund requests must be submitted in writing and postmarked on or before September 30, 2019. Refund requests postmarked on or before this date will be honored minus a $50 administrative fee. Attendees may cancel merchandise and add-on sessions with no penalty. Send refund requests to firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information, visit the Registration Page
How do I ensure that I’m using the correct ObesityWeek website for registration and payments?
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.