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CME/CE Expiration Date: 6/09/2023*
*The expiration date listed above is the last day CME/CE credit can be claimed for this specific presentation.


Description: This webinar will discuss the rates of obesity in specific LGBTQ+ communities, a unique population that has shown increasing rates of obesity. The discussion will first define many LGBTQ+ terms that can be used by any healthcare provider in the medical setting. Specific LGBTQ+ risk factors for obesity and other weight disparities will be addressed, as well as how to discuss them with patients before beginning weight loss therapy. Finally, we will discuss treatment plans and strategies for creating a more LGBTQ+ friendly practice.



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.

Presentation Information
Presentation Date:
June 09, 2020
Expiration Date:
June 05, 2023 11:55 PM
Presentation Objectives
  • Discuss which populations in the LGBTQ+ community are at the highest risk for obesity and why
  • Explore treatment options specific to the LGBTQ+ community
  • Identify risk factors that lead to increased obesity rates in the LGBTQ+ community
Obesity Rates and Other Weight Disparities in the LGBTQ+ Community (Recorded Webinar)
Individual topic purchase: Selected
Obesity Medicine Association
Participation Credit(s): 1.00
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™: 1.00
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