LEAD Award Nominations Now Open | May Newsletter

Deadline Extended to Host a Walk from Obesity This Fall Each year, dozens of ASMBS members volunteer to work with the ASMBS Foundation to bring a fun-filled, educational, and awareness event to their communities. Event Leaders play an important role in bringing their community together to organize each event while shining a spotlight [...]

2018-07-03T10:08:07-04:00May 30th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Meet Our Board | April Newsletter

Meet Our Board The members of the ASMBS Foundation's Board of Directors are dedicated to raising funds to support research, education, and advocacy initiatives of the ASMBS. Together we can help to improve the scientific and public understanding of the disease of obesity. April 2018 Donors Thank [...]

2018-04-25T12:00:02-04:00April 25th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Save The Date for the LEAD Awards | March Newsletter

Host a Walk from Obesity This Fall Did you know the ASMBS Foundation's Walk from Obesity is the nation's largest obesity awareness walkathon? With approximately 25 walk locations in communities from New York to California, the Walk from Obesity reaches thousands of individuals each year. You could be part of this powerful movement too by hosting [...]

2018-04-03T16:22:53-04:00March 27th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Spring Into Action! | February Newsletter

Get Moving This Spring with theWalk from Obesity!  We are excited to announce our 2018 spring Walk from Obesity locations! Keep an eye out for more information about each event. Boston, MA Presented by: Brigham and Women’s Center for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery, and Massachusetts General Hospital Weight Center [...]

2018-03-09T11:21:04-05:00February 27th, 2018|News|0 Comments

January Newsletter | Thank You Donors!

Bring Your Community Together This year marks the 15th year of the ASMBS Foundation's Walk from Obesity campaign. Over the last decade and a half, the ASMBS Foundation has been able to not only raise awareness through these unique events but also raise money to fund obesity research and [...]

2018-01-30T15:54:19-05:00January 30th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Celebrating 15 Years of the Walk from Obesity!

We will be celebrating the 15th anniversary of the ASMBS Foundation's Walk from Obesityin 2018, which means It's the perfect year to host a Walk in your community and join in on this one of a kind event.The Walk from Obesity is the Foundation's largest awareness program. With the help of ASMBS [...]

2018-01-30T16:27:06-05:00November 29th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Visit us at ObesityWeek!

We Hope to See You at ObesityWeek! Be sure to stop by our desk near the ASMBS Marketplace to learn more about our fundraising and awareness campaigns. While you’re at the Marketplace, don’t forget to pick-up your copy of the Foundation’s cookbook “Deliciously Healthy! Recipes from Around the Country.” We will also [...]

2017-11-29T10:33:53-05:00October 25th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Join the Celebration

Let's Celebrate! Join us at Obesity Week as we honor members of the bariatric community. The ASMBS Foundation's LEAD Awards will be held on Monday, October 30th from 12:00pm - 1:30pmat the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center. Tickets are going fast! Be sure to order yours today. Purchase Tickets [...]

2017-11-29T10:21:33-05:00September 26th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Raising Awareness this Fall

Will You Take the Challenge? Break out your fitness trackers and get ready to start counting your steps, because registration of the 2017 United We Step Challenge is now open!  Join us for our national step challenge to raise awareness of obesity in America. This virtual event will take place [...]

2017-09-27T15:10:33-04:00August 29th, 2017|News|0 Comments
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