Registration Category Definitions



An individual with a demonstrated interest in obesity, regardless of career stage. Examples: professional working in a research, clinical, public health, or public policy position. Includes Fellows of The Obesity Society.

Post-Graduate Trainee

Individuals who are actively involved in a post-graduate training program (e.g. postdoctoral fellows, medical residents, and clinicians-in-training)

Student / Emeritus

Full-time graduate or undergraduate students who actively enrolled in a degree-granting program, as well as Emeritus members of The Obesity Society.