Submit Your Nominations

The ASMBS Foundation’s annual LEAD Awards ceremony honors members of the bariatric surgery community who have shown leadership, education, advancement, and dedication to the field. Help us in recognizing these outstanding individuals by submitting your nominations today. Please select the award(s) you would like to submit a nomination for from the list below. Please note that you are not required to submit a nomination for every award. The deadline to submit a nomination is July 28, 2017.

Purchase Your Tickets Today
Tickets for the 2017 LEAD Awards ceremony are now available. Tickets can be purchased online at, or through Obesity Week Registration. Tickets are $150 per person, or $1,250 for a group of ten.

80+ Recipes from Member of the Bariatric Community

Rated 4.5 out of 5 stars! The “Deliciously Healthy” cookbook is a collection of recipes from members of the bariatric community. Order your copy today, or a case to share with your friends, patients, and support group members.

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Upcoming Walk from Obesity Events

We are excited to announce our 2017 fall Walk from Obesity locations. Visit to learn more about each location.

Albany, NY
Amarillo, TX
Brownsville, TX
Charlotte, NC
Chicago, IL
Cleveland, OH
Egg Harbor Township, NJ

Freehold, NJ
Greater CT (Meriden)
Greenville, NE
Indianapolis, IN
Morgantown, WV
Mountain View, CA
NC Triangle (Raleigh), NC

New York City, NY
Philadelphia, PA
Portland, OR
Scottsdale, AZ
Wilmington, NC

Mark Your Calendars

The ASMBS Foundation’s 3rd Annual United We Step Challenge will take place on October 31st in conjunction with Obesity Week.

Registration opens August 1, 2017.