CME/CE Expiration Date: 10/04/2022*
*The expiration date listed above is the last day CME/CE credit can be claimed for this specific presentation.
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 17.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s). Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
October 04, 2019
September 30, 2022 12:00 AM
Identify the unique risk factors of patients with obesity across the lifespan.
Develop individualized treatment plans for patients of all ages affected by overweight and obesity.
Engage patients of all ages regarding their excess adiposity and associated health conditions, including patients with extreme obesity.
Recognize, evaluate and treat obesity as a complex, chronic disease
Recognize the influence of the food industry on consumer food choices and its impact on obesity.
Discuss the potential roles for government and industry in obesity prevention and treatment.
Review best practices for effectively treating the disease of obesity in low income patients.
Recognize the effects of pediatric obesity on overall health throughout the lifespan and understand the implications for obesity prevention and management in patients of all ages.
Discover the potential role of epigenetics in the transmission of the disease of obesity.
Identify strategies for adjusting treatment interventions to help patients overcome weight loss plateaus.
Critique the physical activity guidelines for the treatment and prevention of obesity and understand the practical implications for counseling patients on physical activity.
Review best practices in obesity treatment through analysis of complex cases of patients across the lifespan.
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