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2017 United We Step Challenge

Thank You for Your Participation! October 31, 2017 This one-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. 2017 Final Results Total Steps Taken Total Funds Raised Nebraska Medicine DDK [...]

2018-01-04T13:01:03-04:00October 31st, 2017|Past Programs, UnitedWeStep|0 Comments

2017 LEAD Awards

Honoring Leaders in Bariatric Surgery! Thank You for Attending the 2017 LEAD Awards! The ASMBS Foundation’s annual LEAD Awards brings together members of the ASMBS and the healthcare industry to honor individuals who have shown outstanding leadership and dedication to the field of metabolic and bariatric surgery. Your attendance [...]

2018-01-04T14:53:33-04:00October 30th, 2017|Annual Event, Past Programs|0 Comments

Operation M.O.R.E.

Operation M.O.R.E. was created in 2010 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 the [...]

2018-02-12T16:15:44-04:00December 31st, 2016|Past Programs|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 [...]

2017-01-03T14:42:31-04:00November 3rd, 2016|Past Programs|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 [...]

2017-05-01T12:09:02-04:00October 31st, 2016|Past Programs, UnitedWeStep|0 Comments

2015 LEAD Awards

Thank You for Attending the Thank you to everyone who supported the 2015 LEAD Awards. Your contribution has helped support the fundraising efforts of the Foundation. We hope you will join us again for the 2016 LEAD Awards. The Foundation’s annual LEAD Awards recognizes those [...]

2017-01-03T14:42:33-04:00November 3rd, 2015|Annual Event, Past Programs|0 Comments

2015 United We Step Challenge

Thank You for Your Participation! We are proud to announce the 2015 winners: Teams Top 3 Teams with the Most Participants: Fingerlakes Bariatrics Team Curry Team Celebration Top Fundraising Teams (as of 11/3): EnteroMedics Inc. Team Celebration Garden State Bariatrics Please note: Fundraising is open until 11/9 Individuals  [...]

2017-01-03T14:42:33-04:00November 2nd, 2015|Past Programs, UnitedWeStep|0 Comments

2/22 Pedometer Challenge

Thank You to Everyone who Participated in the 2/22 Pedometer Challenge! On Sunday, February 22, 2015 the ASMBS Foundation and the Florida State Chapter of the ASMBS presented a statewide obesity awareness campaign in Florida. The objective of the 2/22 Pedometer Challenge was to bring attention to the disease [...]

2017-01-03T14:42:34-04:00February 2nd, 2015|Past Programs|0 Comments