European Association for the Study of Obesity

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The mission of the European Association for the Study of Obesity (EASO) is to reduce the burden of unhealthy weight.


Established in 1986, EASO is a federation of professional membership associations from 32 European countries. It is the voice of the European obesity community, representing scientists, health care practitioners, physicians, public health experts and patients. EASO is in official relations with the World Health Organisation (WHO) Regional Office for Europe and is a founding member of the EU Platform on Diet, Physical Activity and Health.

The organisation promotes action through collaboration in advocacy, communication, education and research.