The Belgian Association for the Study of Obesity (BASO) is a member of EASO and was founded in 1988 to promote scientific research on obesity. In 2002, BASO published its first consensus on assessment and treatment of overweight and obesity as a guideline for general practitioners and specialists.
BASO wants to promote interdisciplinary cooperation in the treatment of obesity and encourages health professionals and scientists of different disciplines to become a member of BASO. BASO aims to facilitate communication between individuals and organizations and encourages every initiative to counter the obesity epidemic.
Apply for membership of BASO for an annual membership fee of €40