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.

*New guidelines for the treatment of overweight and obesity*
Overweight and obesity are worthy of proper diagnostics on the potential causes, of support and treatment for weight and weight-related healthy management and a personalized approach.

*** Annual Dutch Diabetes Research Meeting 2023 ***
Open for registration
2-3 November 2023
Wageningen International Congress Centre

Since 2021 is has been acknowledged that obesity is a condition with biological and neuropsychological causes in interplay with the obesogenic environment and socio-economic context: “Obesity is a chronic relapsing disease, which in turn acts as a gateway to a range of other non-communicable diseases, such as diabetes, cardiovascular diseases and cancer.” Obesity prevention | Knowledge for policy (europa.eu)