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Cookbook Coming Soon!

Pre-Order Your Copy Today The ASMBS Foundation's New Cookbook Will be Available This Summer - Pre-order Your Copy Today! This cookbook makes a great gift for family, friends, patients, and support group members. For a small donation of $20 we will send you one copy of the [...]

2017-03-28T09:56:42+00:00 March 28th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Raising Awareness Together

Join us in Raising Awareness of Obesity As healthcare providers we know obesity effects 1/3 of Americans. We also know the large bias and stigma surrounding this disease. In 2003 the ASMBS Foundation developed the Walk from Obesity not only to bring attention to our cause, but to provide individuals [...]

2017-03-28T10:01:31+00:00 February 23rd, 2017|News|0 Comments

Our Plans for 2017

The ASMBS Foundation has big plans for 2017 and we hope to have your support! Joining our Board of Directors this year are Paul Enochs, MD, Corrigan McBride, MD, Stephen Scott, MD, and Erik Wilson, MD. The Foundation will continue to host the LEAD Awards this Fall in conjunction with ObesityWeek in Washington [...]

2017-01-26T14:08:32+00:00 January 26th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Operation M.O.R.E.

Operation M.O.R.E. was created in 2019 by the ASMBS Foundation to raise Monies for Obesity Research and Education. Fundings from the Operation M.O.R.E. campaign helped kick start educational programs, awarded research grants and supported advocacy initiatives regarding the obesity epidemic. The goal of Operation M.O.R.E. was to raise $5 million within [...]

2017-01-03T14:42:31+00:00 December 31st, 2016|Past Programs|0 Comments

Thank You for Your Support!

As the year draws to a close we would like to thank everyone who has supported the ASMBS Foundation this year. Your support and contributions have allowed us to fund new projects including: The ASMBS Essentials of Bariatric & Metabolic Surgery App The ASMBS Report on Obesity National Survey The [...]

2017-01-03T14:42:31+00:00 November 29th, 2016|News|0 Comments

Walk from Obesity Jazz March

Walk from Obesity Jazz March Thursday, November 3, 2016  |  5:30 pm  | New Orleans Convention Center Strut it and Shake it to the Music! Thank you to everyone who joined us at Obesity Week 2016 for a fun 1k march through the streets of New Orleans in celebration of the [...]

2017-01-03T14:42:31+00:00 November 3rd, 2016|Past Programs|0 Comments

2016 LEAD Awards

Celebrating Leaders in Bariatric Surgery! Thank You for Attending the 2016 LEAD Awards! The ASMBS Foundation’s annual LEAD Awards brings together members of the ASMBS and the healthcare industry to honor individuals who have show outstanding leadership and dedication to the field of metabolic and bariatric surgery. Your [...]

2017-01-26T15:09:20+00:00 November 1st, 2016|Annual Event|0 Comments

2016 United We Step Challenge

Thank You for Your Participation! October 31 - November 2, 2016 This three day event challenged participants to focus on their daily physical activity by monitoring their step count and striving to increase it by at least 500 steps per day. 2016 Final Results Total Steps Taken Total Funds Raised [...]

2017-05-01T12:09:02+00:00 October 31st, 2016|Past Programs, UnitedWeStep|0 Comments

Visit us at ObesityWeek!

Next week is ObesityWeek, and a big week for the ASMBS Foundation. We have several different programs taking place throughout the week that we would like to invite you to. We will kick off the week with our three day virtual step challenge - The United We Step Challenge. We invite [...]

2017-01-03T14:42:31+00:00 October 26th, 2016|News|0 Comments
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