BOMSS aims and objectives

To be a thriving Society with inclusive transparent governance through its membership

Provide representation and support to the great majority of bariatric surgery professionals in the UK.

To be nationally and internationally recognised as the UK’s specialist society for bariatric surgery professionals.

Maintain and strengthen the multi-professional / multidisciplinary structure of BOMSS.

To define, and become the main advisory body on Quality Control in relation to bariatric surgery and associated clinical care in the UK.

To be a resource and gateway for education and training for the bariatric surgery multi-professional team.
Be a resource and centre for the evaluation of new technology in relation to bariatric surgery and associated clinical care.

To be a source of support for R&D in relation to bariatric surgery and associated clinical care.

Define and act as the main advisory body in relation to service structure and professional issues in bariatric surgery and associated clinical care in the UK.

Be financially independent.