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

Welcome to our new President, Prof David Kerrigan

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BOMSS 11th Annual Scientific Meeting

Aberdeen, January 2020
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BOMSS made a significant contribution to the recent meeting of the APPG on Obesity, which focused on the proficiency and accessibility of obesity treatment services.

Policy-makers, clinical experts, healthcare professionals and patients met in London to discuss current obesity service provision and what could be done to improve services.


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