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Collapse Advocacy in Obesity Medicine: What HealthCare Providers Can Do to Advocate for Their Patients
Scott Kahan, MD, MPH, Dipl. ABOM; Patricia M. Nece, JD; Ethan Lazarus, MD, FOMA, Dipl. ABOM; Fatima Cody Stanford, MD, MPH, MPA, FAAP, FACP, FTOS, 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.

 

Description:

Tackling Weight Bias Inside and Outside the Clinic: Patty Nece is a noted patient advocate for those affected by obesity. Dr. Scott Kahan treated her for obesity. Together, they will share their story and discuss ways in which patients can advocate for themselves, especially when faced with stigma, bias, and discrimination. 

 

The Clinician Advocate: Dr. Ethan Lazarus and Dr. Fatima Cody Stanford are OMA’s representatives in the American Medical Association's House of Delegates and were heavily involved in the recent passage of the resolution regarding standards of care for patients with obesity. Together, they will discuss their work with the AMA and how you can engage in advocacy for the recognition and treatment of the disease of obesity.


 

Accreditation:

The Obesity Medicine Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

 

The OMA designates this enduring material internet activity for a maximum of 2.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s). Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Formats Available: On demand
Original Presentation Date: September 30, 2018
On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

Approved Credit:
  • Obesity Medicine Association: 2.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s), 2.25 Participation Credit(s)

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    Collapse Bias and ACTION: Overcoming Barriers to Effective Obesity Care (Recorded Webinar)
    Sandra Christensen, MSN, ARNP, FOMA and Angela Golden, DNP, FNP-C, FAANP
    CME/CE Expiration Date: 6/7/2021*
    *The expiration date listed above is the last day CME/CE credit can be claimed for this specific presentation.

     

    Description: This webinar will review the ACTION study, which examined perceptions, attitudes, and behaviors related to obesity management. The results identified barriers to obesity management and this webinar will teach steps to overcome these barriers, thus improving your patient care.


     

    Accreditation:

    The Obesity Medicine Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

     

    The OMA designates this enduring material internet activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s). Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

     

    Formats Available: On Demand
    Original Presentation Date: June 07, 2018

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

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    Collapse Weight Stigma and Its Impact
    Fatima Cody Stanford, MD, MPH, MPA, FAAP, FTOS, Dipl. ABOM
    CME/CE Expiration Date: 9/01/2020*
    *The expiration date listed above is the last day CME/CE credit can be claimed for this specific presentation.

     

    Description: Dr. Stanford demonstrates how health professionals harbor implicit and explicit weight bias and the impact of these biases on health outcomes.

     

    Formats Available: On-demand
    Original Presentation Date: September 17, 2017
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

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

  • More InfoMore Info Weight Stigma and Its Impact
    Collapse What Every Health Care Professional Needs to Know to Treat Obesity v. 2.0
    CME/CE Expiration Date: 1/31/2020*
    *The expiration date listed above is the last day CME/CE credit can be claimed for this specific presentation.

     

    Description: The What Every Health Care Professional Needs to Know to Treat Obesity v. 2.0 provides an overview of the essential components for the treatment of the disease of obesity regarding nutrition, behavior, pharmacotherapy, and assessment and evaluation.

     


     

    Accreditation:

    The Obesity Medicine Association is accreditated by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

     

    The OMA designates this enduring material internet activity for a maximum of 10.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s). Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

     

    Formats Available: On-demand
    Original Presentation Date: March 30, 2018

    Approved Credit:
  • Obesity Medicine Association: 10.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s), 10.00 Participation Credit(s)

  • More InfoMore Info What Every Health Care Professional Needs to Know to Treat Obesity v. 2.0