Passionate about issues relating to obesity? We are looking for "Champions" of OEN UK
Are you someone who has a personal experience of living with obesity? Perhaps you are a parent of a child who is overweight or a carer/family member of someone affected by over weight or obesity?
If so, you will know about weight stigma and the way it affects peoples' lives and healthcare.
We are looking for OEN UK Champions to support us in making important changes to healthcare and weight stigma through research and lobbying. The role of the Champion is outlined in the attached document.
17th June 2020
17th July 2020
Obesity Empowerment Network UK
OEN UK is a registered charity, registration number 1180108. Our mission is to:
• Engage and empower people affected by overweight and obesity
• Ensure that the people affected by overweight and obesity are at the forefront of driving treatment and research initiatives in this area.
• Eliminate weight bias and discrimination
All of health care
All of research
Training, mentoring and support from steering committee
Pocket expenses in line with our policy