How to become a member of NASO?

To become a member of The Netherlands Association for the Study of Obesity (NASO), please send an email to the NASO Secretary, Dr. E. Corpeleijn (email: [email protected]). Please provide your contact details (Institute, Department, Address, Phone/Fax/Email, Field of research, Position) and indicate whether you are a clinician (yes/no) and/or a PhD student (yes/no). You are a registered member as soon as NASO has received the annual membership fee (please ‘ANNUAL FEE’ below).


NASO membership: Why?

– Great network of obesity research specialists

– Free entrance to annual springtime scientific meeting

– Travel grants for selected young investigators

– Possibilities for financial support for printing of PhD thesis

– Automatic (free) membership of the European Association for the Study of Obesity (EASO; and the World Obesity Federation ( (former International Association for the Study of Obesity)

– Free membership of EASO’s Young Investigators United (

– Eligible for EASO Awards

– Eligible for Europe’s best PhD thesis in the field of obesity



The annual fee for NASO membership is EUR 20,=, to be transferred to ING Bank account NL17 INGB 0005 9657 96, NASO, Amersfoort. For questions related to payment of fee, please contact the NASO Treasurer, Prof. A. Kalsbeek (email: [email protected])