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BOMSS defends bariatric surgery

An article – http://www.theguardian.com/society/2016/jan/18/simon-stevens-trying-save-nhs-from-mother-of-messes – quotes Simon Stevens as saying that if the 1.4 million most severely obese people in UK received bariatric surgery it would use up the entire extra £8.2bn the NHS has just been given. Mr Roger Ackroyd, the president of Read on! →



Bariatric Fellowships – apply now

Applications are invited from surgeons with full GMC registration for Clinical Fellowships in laparoscopic bariatric surgery, administered by Phoenix Health (www.phoenix-health.co.uk) under the supervision of Professor David Kerrigan. Phoenix Health delivers bariatric surgery in partnership with two NHS Foundation Trusts; Read on! →



BOMSS 2016 – call for abstracts

The deadline for the submission of abstracts for 7th BOMSS Annual Scientific Meeting is Monday 16 November. You can submit your abstract online by clicking here.  The 7th BOMSS Annual Scientific Meeting takes place from  27 – 29 January, 2016 at the City Hall, Cardiff. Registration for the two-day meeting Read on! →



Register for BOMSS 2016!

We are pleased to announce that registration is now open for the 7th BOMSS Annual Scientific Meeting which will take place from 27 – 29 January 2016 in Cardiff. The 7th Annual Scientific Meeting of the British Obesity and Metabolic Surgery Society will be held at the beautiful Cardiff Read on! →



Looking ahead to IFSO 2017

BOMSS will host the IFSO World Congress in London at the QE2 Conference Centre opposite the Houses of Parliament from 29 August – 2 September, 2017. We first alerted members a year ago asking for expressions of interest in planning and delivering the Read on! →