Research. Education. Action.

We are the leading scientific membership organization advancing the science-based understanding of the causes, consequences, prevention and treatment of obesity in order to improve the lives of those affected.

The Obesity Society is a scientific membership organization. We are dedicated to improving people’s lives by advancing the science-based understanding of the causes, consequences, prevention and treatment of obesity.
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November 1-5, 2021

Research. Education. Action.

We are the leading scientific membership organization advancing the science-based understanding of the causes, consequences, prevention and treatment of obesity in order to improve the lives of those affected.

The Obesity Society is a scientific membership organization. We are dedicated to improving people’s lives by advancing the science-based understanding of the causes, consequences, prevention and treatment of obesity.
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November 1-5, 2021

COVID-19 & Obesity

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Supporting Interactions

The Obesity Society works with professionals and various audiences on:

  • Valuable conferences and educational opportunities, including early-career professional development and achievement programs
  • Informative professional/academic and popular publications
  • Essential financial development and support

Partnerships and Collaborations

NORC (Nutrition Obesity Research Centers)
www.norccentral.org

Funded by NIH (National Institutes of Health)

Increasing Impact

The Obesity Society also helps leaders, investigators and innovators to:

  • Launch and promote needed public health initiatives
  • Translate basic science and clinical trial results into real-world interventions
  • Expand the boundaries of scientific exploration
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Getting Connected

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Getting Connected

The Obesity Society connects with experts, government/non-government organizations and the public to:

  • Develop, influence and promote vital policies and public positions
  • Create and implement guidelines and cross-discipline learning, sharing and action that advances healthy behaviors
  • Reduce obesity-related bias

Supporting Interactions

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Supporting Interactions

The Obesity Society works with professionals and various audiences on:

  • Valuable conferences and educational opportunities, including early-career professional development and achievement programs
  • Informative professional/academic and popular publications
  • Essential financial development and support

Increasing Impact

Learn more

Increasing Impact

The Obesity Society also helps leaders, investigators and innovators to:

  • Launch and promote needed public health initiatives
  • Translate basic science and clinical trial results into real-world interventions
  • Expand the boundaries of scientific exploration
Contact us for more information

News You Can Use

COVID-19 and Obesity: Top Abstracts at ObesityWeek® Interactive

Innovative scientific research results on Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) and its impact on obesity will be presented…

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TOS Announces Presidential Medal of Distinction Awardees

Recipients Honored at ObesityWeek® Interactive Presidential Plenary

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Oral, Poster Abstracts Take Center Stage at ObesityWeek® Interactive

Scientists from across the globe will present the latest research in obesity science and medicine…

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Obesity Selects Journal Symposium Honorees

The editors of Obesity have announced that four honorees will feature papers at the 8th annual Obesity Journal Symposium…

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RESEARCH GRANTS

Promoting and rewarding new ideas in obesity research.

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AWARDS

Proudly recognizing award recipients for excellence, mentoring, and public service.

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INFORMATION FOR HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS & PATIENTS

Patient Information Pages

RESOURCES YOU CAN USE

RESEARCH & CLINICAL RESOURCES

Supplying the latest news about the entire obesity field.

VIEW THE OBESITY CONTRIBUTING FACTORS INFO GRAPHIC
3.742

2019 OBESITY IMPACT FACTOR

OUR JOURNAL’S INFLUENCE

1,200,000

NUMBER OF PEOPLE WITH OBESITY

$225M

CLINICAL AND ECONOMIC IMPACT OF OBESITY

38

NUMBER OF COMORBID DISEASES ASSOCIATED WITH OBESITY

5,307

ATTENDANCE AT OBESITYWEEK® 2018