Diaries out – BOMSS 2017 is on the way!

The 2017 ASM for BOMSS will take place from January 25-27 at the Alton Towers Conference centre in Staffordshire – and the programme is already looking good! Watch this space for details of abstracts, registration and accommodation.  

Food and soft drink advertising

The Obesity Health Alliance – of which BOMSS is a member – has launched a consultation on the advertising of food and soft drinks to children. Click on the link to view the consultation document – CAP Food Consultation

Diet sheets and patient resources

The Gastric Band and Gastric Bypass diet sheets have now been updated, and along with Sleeve Gastrectomy diet sheet are available through NDR UK. The Ayrshire and Arran dietitians have produced a preoperative “liver shrinking” leaflet which gives patients a Read on! →

BOMSS Council Elections

Six officers demitting from BOMSS Council. We are seeking nominations for: One trainee member Two ordinary Council Members Three AHP Members These positions will be vacant from June and the successful candidates will attend their first Council meeting in October 2016. Read on! →