april, 2020

22aprAll Day01dec(Recorded April 2020) COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY/WEILL CORNELL OBESITY COURSEEarn 53 CME Credits; Review Course


Event Details

Obesity: Etiology, Prevention and Treatment

At the conclusion of this course, participants will be better able to:

  • Understand the influence of weight bias on care of people with obesity.
  • Understand the complexity of the development and treatment of obesity.
  • Apply best practice approaches to prevention and treatment of pediatric obesity.
  • Identify, classify and determine appropriate treatment approaches for people with obesity, including lifestyle, advanced pharmacological approaches, and bariatric surgery.
  • Create treatment plans for people with obesity that include motivational interviewing, behavior modification and nutrition and physical activity plans.
  • Integrate stress management and sleep hygiene into evaluation and treatment of people with obesity.

Earn up to 38.25 CME credits

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April 22 (Wednesday) - December 1 (Tuesday) EST


William Black Medical Research Building

New York City, NY