South African Society For Obesity & Metabolism (SASOM)


SASOM's main objectives are the formulation of policy and guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of obesity and liaison with Medical Aids regarding the management of obesity for and on behalf of industry.

SASOM is affiliated to IASO (International Association for the Study of Obesity) which is based in London and acts in an advisory capacity to the WHO regarding policy formation, legislation, research and scientific direction in regard to obesity.

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