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CME/CE Expiration Date: *06/01/2020
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Description: Dr. Ethan Lazarus is a nationally recognized expert in obesity treatment and is a diplomate of the American Board of Obesity Medicine (ABOM). In this presentation, one will learn how to perform an assessment and gain understanding in the different treatment approaches of nutrition, behavior, physical activity, pharmacotherapy, and surgery. 

Presentation Information
Presentation Date:
June 12, 2017
Expiration Date:
May 29, 2020 12:00 AM
Presentation Objectives
  • Review the evidence on treatment options
  • Realize the importance of individualizing patients' obesity treatment plans
  • Understand why losing weight and keeping it off is so challenging
  • Learn the diagnostic criteria for the disease of obesity
Current Concepts in Obesity Medicine

Ethan Lazarus, MD, FOMA, Dipl. ABOM

Dr. Ethan Lazarus is a diplomate of the American Board of Obesity Medicine, is board-certified by the American Board of Family Medicine, and serves as the Obesity Medicine Association’s delegate for the American Medical Association (AMA). He has been practicing obesity medicine since 2004. His practice focuses on a multi-modal collaborative approach to helping patients achieve and maintain a healthy weight. He believes in evidence-based medicine and is committed to developing technology that will allow obesity medicine practices to track their interventions and outcomes in a meaningful way to prove that treatments are safe, effective, and economical.







Individual topic purchase: Selected
Obesity Medicine Association
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s): 1.50
Participation Credit(s): 1.50
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