Doctor treating obese patient


1.50 CME Credit

Weighing In: Evidence-Based Strategies for Long-Term Obesity Management


CME Information

1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™, 1.50 ABIM MOC or 1.47 AANP, including 0.43 AANP Pharm

Release Date: 8/28/2023

Available for credit until 8/28/2024

Learning Objectives

  • Appreciate that obesity is a serious chronic illness that requires sustained weight management to mitigate adiposity-related complications and comorbidities
  • Evaluate the evidence on available anti-obesity medication (AOM) to formulate individualized treatment plans that support sustainable weight management
  • Employ patient-centered communication to discuss weight-loss goals and management



5 Courses


Nicholas Pennings, DO, FOMA

Chair and Associate Professor, Family Medicine, Director, Campbell University Health Center, Campbell University School of Osteopathic Medicine, Lillington, NC

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Dr. Toni Vinton headshot

Tonia Y. Vinton, MD

Medical Director of Weight Wellness, Assistant Professor, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX

President and Founder, Dallas Obesity Society

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Supporters and Partners

Commercial Supporter

Novo Nordisk Inc.

Education Partner

Pri-Med Institute

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Weighing In: Evidence-Based Strategies for Long-Term Obesity Management