• Fundamentals of Obesity Treatment

    Includes Credits

    5 CME/CE

    CME/CE Expiration Date: 06/11/2022*

    *The expiration date listed above is the last day CME/CE credit can be claimed for this specific presentation.

    Description: 

    The Fundamentals of Obesity Treatment course is designed to introduce the concept of obesity medicine and the fundamentals to practicing health care providers. This course is ideally the first step in developing enough knowledge and awareness so that learners either begin to treat their patients affected by obesity (while pursuing additional education in this field) or can refer their patients to those who do specialize in obesity medicine. 

    Presentations include:

    • Understanding Obesity
    • Nutrition
    • Physical Activity
    • Behavior
    • Medication
    • Case Study

    Accreditation:       

    The Obesity Medicine Association (OMA) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    The Obesity Medicine Association designates this enduring material for a maximum of 5.00 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


  • Introduction to Obesity Medicine

    Includes Credits

    Craig Primack, MD, FACP, FAAP, FOMA

    Description: 

    This session provides clinicians with a foundational understanding of the pathophysiology of obesity. Then reviews the 4-pillar concept of obesity treatment and provides practical skills for applying nutritional interventions, physical activity recommendations, behavioral therapy approaches, and medication treatments for patients with obesity. 

    Accreditation: 

    The Obesity Medicine Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    The Obesity Medicine Association designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    CME/CE Expiration Date: 8/28/2023* 

    *The expiration date listed above is the last day CME/CE credit can be claimed for this specific presentation.