The Netherlands Association for the Study of Obesity (NASO) is a multidisciplinary association with the purpose to study, discuss, and disseminate all (basic) scientific and clinical aspects of overweight and obesity and associated complications. Our goal is to increase mutual exchange between members working in different fields of obesity research.

Publication prize

Best paper award for the year 2021, awarded 30-3-2022:
Iris M. de
Hoogh, Johanneke E. Oosterman, Wilma Otten, Anne-Margreeth Krijger, Susanne Berbée-Zadelaar, Wilrike J. Pasman, Ben van Ommen, Hanno Pijl, and Suzan Wopereis

for their original article entitled
The effect of a lifestyle intervention on type 2 diabetes pathophysiology and remission: The Stevenshof Pilot Study
Nutrients (2021) 13, 2193; doi 10.3390/nu13072193


4-7 May 2022 – Save the date!

As you probably know, ECO2022 will be hosted as a joint congress with IFSO-EC, called ZoomForward 2022.  It will take place in Maastricht from 4-7 May.  Abstract submission is already open!
Further information is available at https://zoomforward22.org/.Zoom Forward


     Join forces for lifestyle and corona

NASO welcomes invitations to participate in (inter)national advisory board meetings, such as the Dutch Health Council (Gezondheidsraad), ZON-MW, and non-governmental organisations such as the Netherlands Nutrition Information Centre and The Netherlands Institute for Sports and Movement (NISB).