What is the British Obesity & Metabolic Surgery Society (BOMSS)?

We are a professional society of surgeons involved in obesity management. Membership of the society includes medical professionals and allied health professionals including specialist nurses, dieticians, psychologists and dieticians. BOMSS aims to promote the development of high quality centres for obesity surgery, to educate and train future obesity surgeons and practitioners...Learn More »


From the President

Mr Richard Welbourn  - President BOMSS Co-operation leads to new commissioning guidance for weight management clinics

I’m happy to say that a clinical commissioning guide on weight loss services has been developed and welcomed by experts across several disciplines. The guide will help clinical commissioning groups in commissioning vital weight loss services and reduce variation in access to weight-loss clinics across the country and offer improved clinical pathways for obesity services...Read more »

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BOMSS 2014

Newcastle 2015 - looking ahead...

Following our successful Fifth Scientific Meeting in Leamington Spa, we are pleased to announce that the 2015 Scientific Meeting will be held in Newcastle on January 22-23, 2015.

Put the date in your diaries - planning is already well underway! The meeting will be preceded by a Training Day on January 21.

And if you are interested in hosting BOMSS 2016 please contact Sarvjit Madhar at sarvjit@augis.org


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