The American Board of Obesity Medicine (ABOM) serves the public and the field of obesity medicine by maintaining standards for assessment and credentialing physicians


Founded in 1982, The Obesity Society (TOS) is the leading professional society focused on obesity science, treatment and prevention



The Obesity Medicine Association (OMA) is the largest organization of physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and other health care providers working every day to improve the lives of patients affected by obesity

The Obesity Medicine Fellowship Council (OMFC) supports fellows and fellowship programs across the country


The Institute of Human Nutrition (IHN) at Columbia University offers its long-standing obesity course to prepare physicians for the ABOM exam and to provide CME credits to help physicians meet the requirements to become a Diplomate of the ABOM



Dallas Obesity Society is dedicated to engaging, educating and empowering Dallas-Fort Worth clinicians in treating the obesity epidemic.


The mission of Illinois Obesity Society is to promote the practice of Obesity Medicine by providing opportunities for local obesity specialists to network, share best practices, and educate the medical community and the public about the disease of Obesity.