Dear Friends and Colleagues,
The Ι-th Kazakhstan International Congress on Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery to be hosted by the Society of Bariatric and Metabolic Surgeons of Kazakhstan. The acronym for the congress: KaSBariMeT-2018 (KazakhstanSurgicalBariatricMetabolicTreatment-2018).
KaSBariMeT-2018 is an international platform for presenting achievements on metabolic and bariatric surgery and related topics. This problem is first discussed in Central Asia. The purpose of the congress is the key lectures of leaders of bariatric and metabolic surgery and the exchanging of ideas about medical, social effects of bariatric metabolic surgery.
KaSBariMeT-2018 will promote the spread of knowledge in a large Euroasian region, where obesity and type 2 diabetes are rapidly expanding. The Congress will be a great contribution of participants for preventing problems caused by obesity for the benefit of society.
Place of congress - Astana city. Kazakhstan Astana’s favourable location in the centre of the Eurasian continent makes it an economically advantageous transport, communication and logistics centre, and a natural bridge between Europe and Asia.
Today Astana, located in the heart of Eurasia, is a venue for numerous international forums, congresses and large scale international events. The Congress of Leaders of World and Traditional Religions, the Astana Economic Forum and other forums are held regularly in the city. In December, 2010, the historical Summit of the Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe took place in the capital city of Kazakhstan, after which it hosted the anniversary summits of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation and Organisation of Islamic Cooperation. In early 2011, the city welcomed the participants and guests of the 7th Asian Winter Games. In 2017, Astana hosted the international specialized exhibition EXPO-2017.
Welcome to the Congress «KaSBariMeT-2018» in Astana!