Obesity

Online Resources and Information

Clinical Guidelines on the Identification, Evaluation, and Treatment of Overweight and Obesity in Adults NIDDK released these first Federal guidelines on the identification, evaluation, and treatment of overweight and obesity.

AACE Position Statement on Obesity these guidelines were published in by the AACE as a resource for clinicians managing patients with obesity.

Obesity Online is an education resource for clinicians, researchers and educators with an interest in obesity and its related disorders. Since its founding in 1982, NAASO has become the foremost professional association in the fields of obesity research, management and treatment. Obesity Online is a direct result of NAASO's dedication to disseminating obesity knowledge to all interested parties.
 

 

Professional Organizations

North American Association for the Study of Obesity   is the leading scientific society dedicated to the study of obesity. Since 1982 NAASO has been committed to encouraging research on the causes and treatment of obesity, and to keeping the medical community and public informed of new advances.