Obesity Group Events and Courses

BDA Obesity Specialist Group study days

Obesity Specialist Group stream at BDA Research Symposium 

4th Dec 2019

We’re excited to announce that the BDA Obesity group are hosting a stream at this years BDA Research Symposium.  Abstract submission is now open and has been extended to 21st Aug. Visit https://www.bda.uk.com/events/research_symposium to submit your abstract’

BDA Obesity Group Annual Conference 

The Studio, Birmingham 12th-13th Februrary 2020

Join us for a 2 day lecture, workshop and networking programme.

Follow the link to find more information and secure your tickets on Eventbrite

Tickets now available



Previous events

Obesity prevention & treatment strategies: What? How? Who? When?


Held on 28th & 29th November 2018, The Studio, Birmingham


*Slides available to BDA Obesity Group members on request to obesity@bda.uk.com

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BDA LIVE – The cutting edge of obesity research 

Held on 15th March 2018

Hosted by the Obesity Specialist Group

Sessions on the latest evidence for

Slides available to BDA Obesity group members where indicated.  


Obesity: Thoughts, Feelings and Behaviours

Held on 29th and 30th November 2017, The Studio, Birmingham

A 2-day lecture and workshop programme with a focus on behaviour and psychology.



The following organisations offer relevant CPD courses. Please contact the delivering organisation for more details. Inclusion does not confirm endorsement by the Obesity Specialist Group.

  • University of Nottingham: Obesity Management - Master's level module
  • University of Chester: Obesity and Weight Management - MSc / Postgraduate diploma / Postgraduate certificate
  • SCOPE - World Obesity Federation Specialist Certification of Obesity Professional Education e-learning modules