Weight Bias in Children and Adolescents: Intersections and Opportunities - May 19, 6pm EDT
Includes a Live Event on 05/19/2021 at 6:00 PM (EDT)
Weight bias and victimization can negatively affect the mental and medical well-being of children and adolescents. This is especially true among those who identify as LGBTQ or gender minority. Drs Chaves and Williams will discuss this important topic, as well as describe the effect of weight bias on health and treatment. Through the use of health behavior theories, they will describe ways to mitigate the impact of weight and other biases in the care of children and adolescents.
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: 6/4/2021*
*The expiration date listed above is the last day CME/CE credit can be claimed for this specific presentation.