Obesity Week 2016

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ObesityWeek Exhibit Manager
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(312) 265-9663
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!?The American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) and The Obesity Society (TOS) have joined together to co-locate their respective annual meetings under one roof. They 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.Obesity Week 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 ?In addition, Obesity Week will feature an exposition hall that is the largest of its kind, showcasing the newest, most innovative products, services and technologies from leading global companies and organizations.
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Who shouldattend Obesity Week? ? ? Scientists Clinicians Surgeons Policymakers Anyone interested in obesity prevention and/or treatment ?

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