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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 [...]

November 29th, 2016|

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 [...]

October 26th, 2016|

Join us in Celebrating Leaders in Bariatric Surgery

Please join us for the 2016 LEAD Awards as we honor leaders in the field of metabolic and bariatric surgery. The ceremony will take place on Tuesday, November 1, 2016 at the New Orleans Convention Center from 12:00pm to 1:30pm in Room 217. Tickets can be purchased for $150 through Obesity Week registration [...]

September 28th, 2016|

Announcing 2016 LEAD Award Recipients

Inside the ASMBS Foundation We continue our interview series with Stacy Brethauer, MD, FASMBS. Dr. Brethauer is a Staff Physician in the Section of Laparoscopic and Bariatric Surgery at Cleveland Clinic.  He is the Director of Bariatric Surgery at Fairview Hospital and Associate Program Director for the [...]

September 1st, 2016|

Take a Walk With Us This Fall

Inside the ASMBS Foundation We continue our interview series with Alfons Pomp, MD, FACS, FRCSC. Dr. Pomp is Chief of GI Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery and the Leon C. Hirsch Professor of Surgery. He is also the Vice Chairman of Surgery at the New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical [...]

July 26th, 2016|

Successful Spring

Inside the ASMBS Foundation We are excited to launch a new monthly series highlighting the extraordinary members of our Board of Directors. Our first featured board member is John Magaña Morton, MD. Dr. Morton is Chief of Bariatric and Minimally Invasive Surgery at Stanford University School of Medicine. Currently, [...]

June 27th, 2016|
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