Weighing In: The impact of COVID-19 related weight gain on mobility, function, and quality of life in the pediatric population - June 2nd 6pm EDT
Includes a Live Event on 06/02/2021 at 6:00 PM (EDT)
This webinar addressing the magnification of health disparities caused by COVID-19. Then, Dr. Talley will address the physical activity and sedentary behaviors of children and teenagers, both nationally and internationally, during the pandemic leading to weight gain. Next, he will highlight the harmful effects of COVID-19 related weight gain leading to various medical comorbidities, decreased mobility and function, especially in those children with a disability, and lower quality of life. Last, we will look at solutions, including the role of nutrition and physical activity.
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: 7/2/2021*
*The expiration date listed above is the last day CME/CE credit can be claimed for this specific presentation.