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IFSO scholarships

The International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders (IFSO) offers three surgical scholarships each year. Each offers a stipend of $2.500,00 USD plus free registration for IFSO’s annual world congress which, this year, will be held in Read on! →



NBSR update

The NBSR report published in April 2011 demonstrated safety of surgery in  more than 8,000 patients in the UK with low complication rates.  The one- and two-year follow up data showed impressive improvement in obesity-related disease.  At the NBSR Workshop Read on! →



Overseas posting

A Fellowship opportunity has arisen in Auckland from Jan 2012 – Jan 2013 due to the trainee in post taking a consultant job. If you are considering a period of fellowship overseas and are interested in Bariatric surgery please contact Read on! →



New council members

Congratulations to Mary O’Kane and Alan Osborne who have been elected to the BOMSS Council. Mary has been elected to serve on the Council as affiliate representative. Mary is a dietician, working in Leeds and is actively involved in providing Read on! →