What they said about #BOMSS2017 on Twitter

Venkatesh Jayanthi ‏@venkarch  Very good talk by Kelvin Higa at #bomss2017 Simon Monkhouse ‏@SurgMonkhouse  Very interesting talks @bariatricBOMSS  – depressing information about NHS funding but leaders from Scandinavia giving hope Toni Jenkins‏@amnerisuk  @bariatricBOMSS Need GPs here. Can bariatric teams realistically Read on! →

Join us in Italy

          The second BOMSS Expert Meeting  will be held in the beautiful Italian Dolomites in March 2017, from March 25-29 in Corvara. Registration for the meeting is from £150 for BOMSS members and £250 for non-members. Read on! →

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! →