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American Society of Bariatric Physicians


Contact Information

Executive Director
2821 S. Parker Rd., Suite 625
Aurora, CO 80014

303-770-2526 (Voice)
303-779-4833 (Voice)
303-779-4834 (FAX)

Internet Resources


Abstract

The American Society of Bariatric Physicians (ASBP) is a national medical specialty society of physicians who offer comprehensive programs in the medical treatment of overweight, obesity and associated conditions. Established in 1950, ASBP establishes and maintains bariatric practice guidelines and sponsors accredited continuing medical education programs for physicians and others to encourage excellence in the practice of bariatric medicine.

Publications

The ASBP publishes a quarterly journal with articles on medical treatment of obesity, a bi-monthly newsletter, and audiocassettes of continuing education courses on topics pertinent to the treatment of obesity.

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Audit

Date Entered: 5/1/1997
Date Edited: 12/8/2011
Date Revised: 7/18/2006 12:12:09 PM
Health Referral Number: HR1499
Accession Number: DP91A0689

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