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Description:  Dr. Sicat reviews peripheral and CNS hormones along with the functions of different types of body fat and the impact of their distribution.

Presentation Information
Presentation Date:
September 22, 2016
Expiration Date:
September 12, 2019 11:55 PM
Presentation Objectives
  • Understand the complexity of weight control at the CNS level
  • Discuss the function of orexigens and anorexigens at the CNS level
  • Review the CNS hormones that control energy balance
  • Follow the path of signaling from the hypothalamus, 1st and 2nd order neurons
  • Review the peripheral hormones that assist with weight regulation
  • Discuss genetic obesity disorders and their relationship to hormones
  • Discuss the impact of disordered sleep on metabolic parameters
  • Understand the emerging science on the intestinal microbiome and its effect on weight regulation
  • Discuss obesity-related co-morbidities
  • Review the function of different types of body fat and the impact of their distribution
Pathophysiology (Part 1)

Jeffrey Sicat, MD, FACE, FOMA

Dr. Jeffrey Sicat is the founder and medical director of Virginia Weight and Wellness in Richmond, Virginia. He received his undergraduate degree from Williams College in Massachusetts and his medical degree, internal medicine training, and endocrinology, diabetes, and metabolism fellowship training through Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU). He has an active practice in obesity medicine and endocrine-related disorders in Richmond. Dr. Sicat currently serves as a member of the board of trustees for the Obesity Medicine Association (OMA).

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pathophysiology (Part 2)

Jeffrey Sicat, MD, FACE, FOMA

Dr. Jeffrey Sicat is the founder and medical director of Virginia Weight and Wellness in Richmond, Virginia. He received his undergraduate degree from Williams College in Massachusetts and his medical degree, internal medicine training, and endocrinology, diabetes, and metabolism fellowship training through Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU). He has an active practice in obesity medicine and endocrine-related disorders in Richmond. Dr. Sicat currently serves as a member of the board of trustees for the Obesity Medicine Association (OMA).

 

 

 

 

 

 

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AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s): 2.50
Participation Credit(s): 2.50
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