The 2nd international SASMBS meeting will be held in ABHA,KSA, from 7-9 October 2016. The meeting under the patronage of his highness prince Faisal Bin Khalid Bin abdulaziz, Governor of Asir Provence. A pioneer speakers from United State, Europe, India, and Gulf region will come and talk about their experience in treating simple and difficult obesity cases including redo and new bariatric surgeries. We tried to make this meeting more special by concentrating on both medical and surgical topics that are related to obesity as will as video session by experts. A separate workshop about a bariatric center of excellent will take a place during the meeting. We choose Abha city for the meeting because of it is attractive beautiful weather at that time of the year and geographical location which is an add on to our meeting.
This meeting is fully arranged and organized by the Saudi Arabian Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgeries. SASMBS established in 2010, recently had issued medical and surgical guidelines that had been approved and distributed by the Saudi ministry of health. In addition to that, the society issued six editions from it is biannual Obesity medical journal and many campaign about obesity awareness were conducted in different locations and time since the society started. Finally, I wish all attendees fruitful meeting and hope that they will benefit from the rich scientific program, strengthen their professional network with our participants and leave with both valuable and enjoyable memories in additional to the conference I hope all enjoy Abha city and all mountains around.