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OMA Obesity Treatment Proficiency Badge in Medication Management™  
(5 Courses)

Complete 5 courses of specialized content in the required topic areas for Medication Management. Once you have completed the core content and the Medication Management courses, download the application for the Obesity Treatment Proficiency Badge in Medication Management™.

Mechanisms of Anti-Obesity Medications (Complete at least 1 course from the options)
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Harold Bays, MD, FOMA, FTOS, FACC, FACE, FNLA, Dipl. ABOM
CME/CE Expiration Date: 9/01/2021*
*The expiration date listed above is the last day CME/CE credit can be claimed for this specific presentation.

 

Dr. Bays is Medical Director of L-MARC Research Center and Principal Investigator for over 500 clinical trials, including anti-obesity treatments. He is board certified in internal medicine and endocrinology, Diplomate of the American Board of Obesity Medicine, Diplomate of the American Board of Clinical Lipidology, has authored over 200 peer review articles and 100's of abstracts, and is medical writer of the OMA Obesity Algorithm. He has been awarded Obesity Medicine Clinician of the Year in 2016.

 

Formats Available: On Demand
Original Presentation Date: October 04, 2018
On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

Approved Credit:
  • Obesity Medicine Association: 0.75 Participation Credit(s), 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)

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    Angela Fitch, MD, FACP, FOMA
    CME/CE Expiration Date: 07/18/2022*
    *The expiration date listed above is the last day credit can be claimed for this course.

     

    Description: Review the mechanisms of action for anti-obesity medications. Identify appropriate medication options for your patients. Learn how to advise patients on expected outcomes for anti-obesity medication use.

     


    Accreditation:

    The Obesity Medicine Association designates this internet live course for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s). Physicans should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

     

     

    Formats Available: Streaming
    Original Presentation Date: July 18, 2019
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • Obesity Medicine Association: 1 Participation Credit(s), 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)

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    Medication-Induced Weight Gain (Complete at least 1 course from the options)
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    Shannon L. Hillier, DO, MPH

    CME/CE Expiration Date: 4/04/2022*
    *The expiration date listed above is the last day CME/CE credit can be claimed for this specific presentation.

    Formats Available: On Demand
    Original Presentation Date: April 05, 2019
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • Obesity Medicine Association: 0.75 Participation Credit(s), 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)

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    Practical Use of Anti-Obesity Medications (Complete at least 1 course from the options)
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    Gitanjali Srivastava, MD, FACP, FAAP, Dipl. ABOM
    CME/CE Expiration Date: *04/15/2020
    *The expiration date listed above is the last day CME/CE credit can be claimed for this specific presentation.

     

    Description: Dr. Srivastava presentation will recognize appropriate application of available obesity pharmacotherapy in children and becoming familiar with those anti-obesity medications. 

     


    Objectives:

    • Understand that several different types of obesity exist and identifying those patient phenotypes help guide treatment algorithms
    • Become familiar with some of the anti-obesity medications prescribed in children with severe obesity or those who have failed structured lifestyle intervention
    • Begin to recognize appropriate application of available obesity pharmacotherapy in children

    Originally Recorded: Recorded on 4/21/2017

    Formats Available: On-demand
    Original Presentation Date: April 21, 2017
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • Obesity Medicine Association: 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s), 1 Participation Credit(s)

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    Angela Fitch, MD, FACP, FOMA
    CME/CE Expiration Date: 3/15/2021*
    *The expiration date listed above is the last day CME/CE credit can be claimed for this specific presentation.

     

    Description: Dr. Fitch explains how medications can be used effectively to treat obesity as a disease through case examples.

     


    Objectives:

    • Discuss obesity treatment in the chronic disease model
    • Define how medications are used to effectively treat obesity as a disease
    • Case examples of combination therapy for obesity treatment
    Formats Available: On Demand
    Original Presentation Date: March 15, 2018
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • Obesity Medicine Association: 1 Participation Credit(s), 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)

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    Louis J. Aronne, MD, FACP, Dipl. ABOM

    CME/CE Expiration Date: 4/04/2022*
    *The expiration date listed above is the last day CME/CE credit can be claimed for this specific presentation.

    Formats Available: On Demand
    Original Presentation Date: April 05, 2019
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • Obesity Medicine Association: 1 Participation Credit(s), 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)

  • More InfoMore Info Customizing Anti-obesity Medication Selection for Patients with Adiposity-Related Diseases
    Medication Management Case Studies (Complete at least 2 courses from the options)
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    CME/CE Expiration Date: 12/12/2022*
    *The expiration date listed above is the last day CME/CE credit can be claimed for this specific presentation.

     

    Description: In this interactive case-based webinar, learn to incorporate medication into a comprehensive obesity treatment plan. Discuss options for medication with patients who have obesity.

    This webinar fulfills 1 CME of the case study requirement for the OMA Obesity Treatment Proficiency Badge in Medication (TM). Apply concepts learned in the Medication Proficiency Badge coursework to a patient case. Participants will also be required to complete a post-test to demonstrate proficiency in obesity treatment with medication.


    Accreditation:

    The Obesity Medicine Association designates this internet live course for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s). Physicans should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

     

    Formats Available: Streaming + MP4 Download
    Original Presentation Date: December 12, 2019
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • Obesity Medicine Association: 1 Participation Credit(s), 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)

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    Fatima Cody Stanford, MD, MPH, MPA, FAAP, FACP, FAHA, FOS, Dipl. ABOM

    CME/CE Expiration Date: 1/21/2023*
    *The expiration date listed above is the last day CME/CE credit can be claimed for this specific presentation.

     

    Description: This session will present information about the prevalance of inadequate weight lsos and weight regain after bariatric surgery. We will then explore the research behind theu se of anti-obesity pharmacotherapy use after bariatric surgery and provide a step-wise approach to this practice.

    This webinar fulfills one course in the case study requirement for the OMA Obesity Treatment Proficiency Badge in Medication (TM). Apply concepts learned in the Medication Proficiency Badge coursework to a patient case. Participants will also be required to complete a post-test after the webinar to demonstrate proficiency in using dietary interventions for obesity treatment.

    Accreditation:

    The Obesity Medicine Association designates this internet live course for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s). Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    Formats Available: Streaming + MP4 Download
    Original Presentation Date: January 21, 2020
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • Obesity Medicine Association: 1 Participation Credit(s), 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)

  • More InfoMore Info Medication Case Study: Managing Inadequate Weight Loss and Weight Regain after Bariatric Surgery (Recorded Webinar)