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IFSO Chapters

The International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders (IFSO) is a federation composed of national associations of bariatric surgeons. Currently, 72 nations are officially members of IFSO. There are also individual members from countries that thus far have not formed a national association.

IFSO is divided into 5 regional chapters:

  1. European Chapter (EC) 
  2. North America Chapter (NAC)
  3. Latin America Chapter (LAC)
  4. Asia and Pacific Chapter (APC)
  5. Middle East North Africa Chapter (MENAC)