MASO 2019 Scientific Conference on Obesity

First Announcement and Call for Abstracts
Theme: “Obesity: Addressing Multiple Drivers and Solutions”


Date: 15th – 16th October 2019
Venue: Hotel Istana, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia


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MASO 10K STEPS CHALLENGE 2018

 


MASO 10K STEPS CHALLENGE is back again this year! Don't miss out the opportunity to join the MASO 10k Steps Challenge on 13 October 2018!

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MASO SCIENTIFIC UPDATE - DIET, OBESITY AND HEALTH: FROM SCIENCE TO POLICY

Please be informed that in conjunction to the 25th AGM of the Malaysian Association for the Study of Obesity (MASO), a scientific update has been scheduled as follows:

Date : 10 August 2018 (Friday)
Time : 7.00 – 9.00 p.m.
Venue : Hotel Istana, No 73, Jalan Raja Chulan, Bukit Bintang, 50200 Kuala Lumpur

Members and non-members are all invited to join the talk and dinner. Dinner is subsidized for MASO members with a fee of RM50, while non-members need to pay in full RM150 before 1st Aug 2018 to RSVP.

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PRELIMINARY NOTICE OF THE 25th ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING (AGM) OF THE MALAYSIAN ASSOCIATION FOR THE STUDY OF OBESITY (MASO)

Please be informed that the 25th AGM of the Malaysian Association for the Study of Obesity (MASO) has been scheduled as follows:

Date : 10 August 2018 (Friday)
Time : 4.00 – 6.30 p.m.
Venue : Hotel Istana, No 73, Jalan Raja Chulan, Bukit Bintang, 50200 Kuala Lumpur

Members are reminded that if they have any motion for discussion or if they desire to move any resolution at the above AGM, they must give notice in writing thereof to the Honorary Secretary of MASO.

Deadline for receipt of resolutions to be tabled at the above AGM is 20 July 2018 (Friday), 4.30 pm.

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World Obesity Federation confirms “Obesity Is a Chronic Disease”

In a statement published today in the leading journal Obesity Reviews, the World Obesity Federation confirms its support for defining obesity as a chronic, relapsing disease. The statement was prepared by a scientific committee of the Federation which concluded that obesity fits the epidemiological model of a disease process except that the toxic or pathological agent is diet-related rather than a microbe.

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Nutrition Month Malaysia 2018


The annual Nutrition Month Malaysia is back for the 17th time, bringing you the all-new exciting “Food-Fit-Fun Fair” event at Sunway Velocity Mall, KL (Main Atrium, Ground Floor) this March 21– 25, 2018!

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