OMA 2023 Spring Summit: The Stigma Barrier The Effect of Internalized Weight Bias (In Person)
Obesity Medicine 2023 - Spring Obesity Summit - New York
CME/CE Expiration Date:4/23/2026*
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In this session, Liz Paul will describe her experiences living with obesity, including her journey to overcoming internalized weight bias. Throughout the session, Paul will explore the challenges that weight stigma adds to seeking and receiving meaningful obesity treatment, the danger of internalized weight bias on both mental and physical health, and the role comprehensive compassionate obesity care can play in
helping patients overcome internalized weight bias and refocus on treating their disease without shame.
The Obesity Medicine Association (OMA) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education (CME) for physicians.
The Obesity Medicine Association designates this internet enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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