Resources & Tools

The American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) is the largest society for this specialty in the world.

BMI Calculator

This interactive tool estimates your risk of weight-related diseases by using your body mass index (BMI) along with your waist measurement and other factors.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

General information on overweight and obesity.

National Institutes of Health

General health information.

Obesity Action Coalition

A national nonprofit organization dedicated to giving a voice to people affected by the disease of obesity.

Obesity Medicine Fellowship

Hartford Hospital is proud to offer this 12 month fellowship dedicated to preparing individuals for a career in the field of obesity medicine.

The Obesity Society

An organization that hopes to improve the the lives of those affected by obesity through research, education and advocacy.

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