National Association of Clinical Obesity Services

We promote quality improvements  in clinical obesity services in Australia

NACOS Membership

NACOS offers membership and sponsorship opportunities to organisations, businesses and individuals within the clinical obesity sector.

Obesity affects everyone in some way

The National Association of Clinical Obesity Services (NACOS) is a collective of representatives of organisations providing clinical obesity services in Australia. We are committed to improving the quality of care for people living with obesity and its complications. NACOS is leading a broad programme of activities to achieve this outcome.

About NACOS Australia

About Obesity 

What is obesity?

What is obesity?

Overweight and obesity are terms used to define excess body weight in the form of fat causally linked to poor health…

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Managing obesity

Managing Obesity

NACOS recognises the key role of general practitioners (GPs) in managing obesity in the primary health care setting.

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Obesity stigma

Obesity stigma

Shaming and blaming has not, and will not, work. As a society we must change our approach to addressing this chronic disease …

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Obesity in Australia

Obesity in Australia

It is estimated that approximately 6 million Australians aged 18 years and over are living with obesity…

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Our Sponsors 

Novo Nordisk
OptiFast

Project Partner

Western Sydney University

In addition to our membership options, NACOS offers organisations aligned with the clinical obesity services sector the opportunity to sponsor the association.

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