Managing Obesity in Primary Care Practice
Obesity is the most prevalent chronic disease of the modern era in the U.S. and around the world, affecting both the adult and pediatric population. Although many believe that helping patients to achieve a healthy weight is of minimal complexity, weight regulation and management is a challenging endeavor. In this talk, Dr. Cody Stanford will explore the complexities of obesity and offer a range of strategies (behavioral, therapeutic, and surgical) to help you in the quest to address overweight and obesity in your practice.
Obesity Medicine Physician Scientist
Massachusetts General Hospital
Obesity Medicine Physician Scientist
Harvard Medical School
The following relevant financial relationships have been disclosed by faculty, and all have been mitigated by Pri-Med Institute.
Fatima Cody Stanford, MD, MPH, MPA, MBA: Speakers Bureau for Rhythm Pharmaceuticals; Advisory Board for GoodRX and Calibrate; Consultant for Novo Nordisk, Currax, Pfizer, Boehringer Ingelheim, Gelesis; Researcher for Amazon.
Charles Vega, MD, FAAFP (moderator): Consultant for GlaxoSmithKline and Johnson and Johnson.
Non-faculty contributors and others involved in the planning, development, and editing/review of the content have no relevant financial relationships to disclose.
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