All OW Scientific Session registrants are welcome to join!

TOS Costume Party at the Welcome Reception

Date and Time: Monday, Oct. 30, 7:00pm – 9:00pm Location: Gaylord National Atrium in the Eastern Shore Room

Let down your hair and have some fun with TOS! Wear a costume to our Welcome Reception. Prizes will be given out for best costumes. It’s the perfect opportunity to socialize with old friends and foster new relationships – don’t miss out!

Hors d’oeuvres and cocktail bars will be placed throughout the atrium and in both Society spaces for all to enjoy.

Drink tickets will be provided for meeting attendees* and guest tickets are available for purchase.

TOS Meet the Professor Breakfast

The Meet the Professor Breakfast is an intimate opportunity to mingle with notable professors while enjoying breakfast with a small group of like-minded peers. Come prepared with your best questions for this relaxed and exclusive chance to learn from industry leaders.

Tuesday: Guest Professor Nikhil Dhurandhar, PhD
Wednesday: Guest Professor Gary D. Foster, PhD

There’re a limited number of tickets available on a first-come, first-serve basis. So don’t be late for class!

Meet the Professor is sponsored by the TOS Clinical Management of Obesity Section.

Provided: Breakfast
Days: Tuesday and Wednesday
Time: 7:00-8:00am
Location: Pienza Marketplace, Atrium Level

TOS Poster Tours

TOS Poster Tours are scheduled each day in the exhibit hall and will feature stops at top posters. So embark with TOS leadership on this scientific exploration of new and innovative research and breakthroughs! First come, first served at the "MEET HERE FOR POSTER TOURS" sign.

Tuesday, October 31, 12:30-1:30 pm
Program Committee Chair Jeffrey M. Zigman, MD, PhD, FTOS – Basic Science Tour
Vice-President Steven Heymsfield, MD, FTOS – Clinical Tour

Wednesday, November 1, 12:30-1:30 pm
Program Committee Co-Chair Lori Zeltser, PhD – Basic Science Tour
Past President Penny Gordon-Larsen, PhD, FTOS – Policy Tour

Thursday, November 2, 12:30-1:30 pm
President Allen S. Levine, PhD, FTOS – Basic Science Tour
President-Elect Caroline Apovian, MD, FTOS – Clinical Tour

TOS Section Events

TOS Sections are special interest groups that provide researchers and clinicians, aligned by common interests, to connect in smaller settings. At ObesityWeek, many TOS Section events feature social receptions open to all OW attendees. Check out the detailed schedule for exact times, locations and topics.

TOS PEDIATRIC OBESITY SECTION MENTOR PROGRAM

TOS EHEALTH/MHEALTH SECTION

TOS BASIC SCIENCE SECTION

TOS HEALTH SERVICES RESEARCH SECTION

TOS RESEARCH IN DIVERSE POPULATIONS SECTION

TOS BARIATRIC SURGERY SECTION

TOS CLINICAL MANAGEMENT OF OBESITY SECTION

TOS LATIN AMERICAN AFFAIRS SECTION

TOS PEDIATRIC OBESITY SECTION

TOS BIO-BEHAVIORAL RESEARCH SECTION

TOS OBESITY AND CANCER SECTION

TOS EPIDEMIOLOGY & POPULATION HEALTH SECTION


Please visit the ObesityWeek Social Events page to view the diverse, educational opportunities to network and connect with peers throughout the conference.