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3rd South West Obesity Service Strategy and Review Conference (OSAR)

Speakers: Professor Jane Blazeby, Dr David Sheridan, Dr Samantha Scholtz.

Event details



This conference will bring together local obesity service providers and people interested in the management of morbid obesity to share their expertise. We will reflect on this years’ service re-structuring with a particular highlight on psychological needs and pathways. Medical weight management centres and bariatric surgeons across the South West will share their individual experiences and update us on latest developments. 

Confirmed keynote speakers are:

Professor Jane Blazeby, Bristol

Dr David Sheridan, Plymouth

Dr Samantha Scholtz, Imperial College of London


Registration is on the Exeter University online store: Early registration rates are £55 and £75 from the 18th of September, and free to students. The meeting will attract 6CPDs.

The programme will follow soon and will be advertised on the registration site.  The meeting/talks will start at 9.15 with registration from 8.45 and finish at 5pm.

Abstract submission for poster presentation is encouraged. For further information email: