Sign-up for our eNewsletter

Latest News See all news>>

Apr 2017 A recent BBC TV programme hosted by Professor Rachel Batterham, a world leading expert in obesity, highlighted the problems associated with obesity prejudice in the NHS.

 

Feb 2017 The Endocrine Society have just issued new Clinical Practice Guidelines advising healthcare professionals on how to assess, prevent and treat childhood obesity.

 

Latest News

 

We would like to keep our patients, families and professionals up to date with the latest developments in our research.

 
We may sometimes highlight particular “news reports” that may appear in the media, as there may be general points that are worth emphasising or challenging.
 

October 2012

New Job Opportunities Available

 

We're looking for new people to join the GOOS team. Find out more about our latest vacancies and how you can apply.

 

 

Read more...

July 2012

GOOS Summer newsletter out now!

 

We are in the process of sending out our first newsletter. Find out what we are doing and how you can get involved.

 

Read more...

May 2012

Professor Farooqi receives prestigious award

 

Professor Farooqi, who leads the GOOS study, has
been awarded the prestigious European Journal of Endocrinology Prize 2012.

 

Read more...

FEBRUARY 2012

GOOS website

 

The GOOS website goes live providing a forum for exchange of information and ideas and encouraging research into obesity

 

Read more...

OCTOBER 2011

Dr Sadaf Farooqi

 

Dr Sadaf Farooqi who leads the GOOS study, has been promoted to Professor of Metabolism and Medicine at the University of Cambridge

 

Read more...