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Preliminary Notice of the 23rd Annual General Meeting (AGM) of MASO

Please be informed that the 23rd AGM of the Malaysian Association for the Study of Obesity has been scheduled as follows:

Date     :    1 June 2016 (Wednesday)
Time    :    5.00 – 7.30 p.m.
Venue  :    Hotel Istana, Jalan Raja Chulan, 50200 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

For more information, please download:  Reminder Notice  |  Agenda

MASO SCIENTIFIC UPDATE: Are carbohydrates making us fat? Evidence from ASIA

Director, Clinical Nutrition Sciences, A*STAR, Singapore

Date: 1 June 2016 (Wed)
Time: 5pm - 9 pm
Venue: Hotel Istana Kuala Lumpur


Nutrition Month Malaysia 2016

The annual Nutrition Month Malaysia is back for the 15th time, bringing you the all-new exciting “Food-Fit-Fun Fair” event at 1 Utama Shopping Centre (Ground Floor Centre Court) this April 6-10, 2016!  Engage with nutritionists, dietitians and physical activity experts to learn more about smart ways to eat healthily and get fit.


Nagoya Declaration 2015


Obesity is becoming a serious social problem not only in developed countries, but also in other parts of the world such as the Asia-Oceania region. Emeritus Prof. Dr Mohd Ismail Noor, President, Asia-Oceania Associations for the study on Obesity (AOASO) has facilitated in helping to get the "Nagoya Declaration 2015" on obesity signed during the8th Asia-Oceania Conference on Obesity 2015 (AOCO) in Nagoya, Japan.


MASO 2015 Scientific Conference on Obesity

“Combating Obesity: Societal and Environmental issues and challenges”

Date: 28-29 October, 2015
Venue: Seri Pacific Hotel, Kuala Lumpur

This two-day conference will provide up-to-date information incorporating both research and practice elements on the interaction between societal and environmental factors in combating obesity.

CME / CPD points will be given by MMA and BKBP.