What Every Health Care Professional Needs to Know to Treat Obesity v. 2.0 - oma - OMA
Skip to Page Content
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.

 

Presentation Information
Presentation Date:
March 30, 2018
Expiration Date:
January 27, 2020 12:00 AM
Presentation Objectives
  • Employ therapeutic interventions including diet, behavior change, and pharmacotherapy
  • Interact more confidently with patients in regards to their individual weight and health issues associated with obesity
  • Understand the treatment of obesity and the genetic, biologic, environmental, social, and behavioral factors that contribute to obesity
  • Understand obesity as a disease state
Epidemiology and Determinants of Obesity
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: Dr. Articolo defines obesity and discusses the genetic, environmental, and cultural factors associated with obesity.


Objectives:

  • Define obesity
  • Describe the incidence and prevalence of obesity
  • Identify the genetic, environmental, and cultural factors of obesity
  • Recall the financial costs of obesity, the pathophysiology of obesity-related disorders and the psychosocial aspects of obesity
Speaker Information
Amy Articolo  [ view bio ]
Assessment and Evaluation
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: Dr. Pennings discusses how to complete an obesity-related physical along with being able to acknowledge adipose disorders.


Objectives:

  • Assemble a complete obesity-related history and physical
  • Select appropriate tests: lab, radiology, and other assessments
  • Recognize rare adipose disorders
  • Recall questionnaire and guideline resources
Speaker Information
Nicholas Pennings  [ view bio ]
Nutrition (Part 1)
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: Dr. Lazarus discusses macro and micronutrients and their Dietary Reference Intakes (DRI) along with the effects on body weight and metabolism.

 


Objectives:

  • Define macro and micronutrients
  • Recall GI sites of nutrient absorption
  • Explain obesity-related vitamin and mineral metabolism (Ca, PTH, B12, Vit D)
  • Describe macronutrient diet composition and effects on body weight and metabolism
Speaker Information
Ethan Lazarus  [ view bio ]
Nutrition (Part 2)
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: Dr. Lazarus addresses diets and meal replacements and their effects on co-morbid conditions.

 


Objectives:

  • Calorie and micro/macro nutrient
  • Very low calorie diet
  • Meal replacement
  • Effect on co-morbid conditions
  • Pediatric guidelines (not covered in this slide deck - see pediatrics slide deck)
Speaker Information
Ethan Lazarus  [ view bio ]
Applying the Obesity Algorithm in Practice
CME/CE Expiration Date: *01/31/2020
*The expiration date listed above is the last day CME/CE credit can be claimed for this specific presentation.

 

Description: Dr. Fitch will use case studies to provide strateiges on how to use the algorithm in order to improve individual patients' treatment for obesity.

 


Objectives:

  • Apply diverse treatment strategies to patients with various obesity phenotypes
  • Manage secondary cuases of obesity
  • Identify concomitant medication issues and individualizing treatment accordingly
  • Describe nutrition, physical activity and psychological interventions for treating obesity
Speaker Information
Angela Fitch  [ view bio ]
Motivational Interviewing: The Basics
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: Dr. Fairbanks will explain the basic principles processes of motivational interviewing. 

 


Objectives:

  • Explain what is motivational interviewing
  • Identify the two goals of motivational interviewing
  • Understand the spirit, basic principles and processes of motivational interviewing
Speaker Information
Colleen Fairbanks  [ view bio ]
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy in Obesity Treatment
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: Learn basic behavioral strategies and how to implement them in weight management along with communicating effectively with patients.

 


Objectives:

  • Discuss the role of cognitive behavioral therapy in weight management
  • Learn ways of implementing basic behavioral strategies in weight management
  • Communicate effectively with patients about their weight
Speaker Information
Jennifer Shapiro  [ view bio ]
Addressing Weight Bias in Health Care
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: Dr. Kahan provides a definition of weight bias and how these tendencies may affect clinical care of patients with obesity.

 


Objectives:

  • Define weight bias and become familiar with common examples of weight bias in society and the healthcare system
  • Explore implicit weight bias tendencies and how these may affect clinical care of patients with obesity
  • Identify several opportunities to mimize weight bias in healthcare
Speaker Information
Scott Kahan  [ view bio ]
Understanding the Adiposity-based-disease Model (ABCD) as a Diagnostic Term and the Chronic Care Complication-centric Approach to the Treatment of Obesity
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:  Dr. Garvey reviews the adiposity-based-disease model (ABCD) as an approach to the treatment of obesity. 

 

Speaker Information
W. Timothy Garvey  [ view bio ]
Insights on Insulin Resistance
CME/CE Expiration Date: *01/31/2020
*The expiration date listed above is the last day CME/CE credit can be claimed for this specific presentation.

 

Description: Dr. Pennings will present on the relationship of insulin resistance and glucose intolerance with those affected by obesity.


Objectives:

  • Recognize insulin resistance as an early marker for T2DM
  • Understand the relationship between insulin, insulin resistance and adiposopathy
  • Identify individual variation in adipose tissue accumulation and its impact on metabolic disease
  • Recognize the role diet and medications in the treatment of insulin resistance
Speaker Information
Nicholas Pennings  [ view bio ]
Medication-induced Weight Gain
CME/CE Expiration Date: *01/31/2020
*The expiration date listed above is the last day CME/CE credit can be claimed for this specific presentation.

 

Description: Dr. Still will discuss how to identify the underlying factor of medication-induced weight gain.


Objectives:

  • Implement new treatment paradigm treating "weight first" rather than co-morbidity centric
  • Identify medication that promote weight gain and inhibits weight loss
  • Employ a shared decision making process with patients with regard to prescribing and altering medications
Speaker Information
Chris Still  [ view bio ]
Individual topic purchase: Selected
Obesity Medicine Association
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s): 10.00
Participation Credit(s): 10.00
Share This
All Access Subscription
Use for All Access  account holders only
To continue, you need to log in to oma. If you have any questions about your account please contact us at 1-866-702-3278.
Email Address:
Password:
Products
On-demand
OMA Member Price:
$180.00
Non Member Price: Become a Member!   $234.00