Clinical Obesity

Cover image for Vol. 6 Issue 5

Edited By: Professor Nicholas Finer

Online ISSN: 1758-8111

Associated Title(s): Obesity Reviews, Obesity Science & Practice, Pediatric Obesity

Society Information

The World Obesity Federation (WO) is a not-for-profit charitable body linking over 50 regional and national associations with over 10,000 professional members in scientific, medical and research organisations.WO aims to improve global health by promoting the understanding of obesity and weight-related diseases through scientific research and dialogue, whilst encouraging the development of effective policies for their prevention and management. To find out more, visit:

WO also publishes two sister journals with Wiley:

Obesity Reviews - a reviews-only journal which is the highest ranked obesity title by Impact Factor (Thomson Reuters ISI Journal Citation Report 2012).

Pediatric Obesity - a peer-reviewed, bi-monthly journal devoted to research into obesity during childhood and adolescence. Previously known as International Journal of Pediatric Obesity. Impact Factor: 2.276, ranked 29th in Pediatrics (Thomson Reuters ISI Journal Citation Report 2012).