2018 UW Obesity Management Summit

UW Obesity Management Summit

Obesity is one of the most pressing health challenges facing Wisconsin. Join your colleagues and attend the inaugural UW Obesity Management Summit, presented by the University of Wisconsin-Madison, to learn about cutting-edge, evidence-based obesity treatment approaches.

Program Highlights:

  • Learn about evidence-based treatment approaches to obesity management including behavioral weight management strategies (dieting, exercise, psychological treatment), pharmacologic treatment, and bariatric surgery
  • Consider the fundamental causes of the obesity epidemic from a public health and nutritional perspective
  • Discuss collaborative approaches to managing obesity and its comorbidities in the outpatient setting

Credits:
This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits

Learn more and register online at www.surgery.wisc.edu/obesity_summit

Provided by: University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Department of Surgery and the University of Wisconsin–Madison Interprofessional Continuing Education Partnership (ICEP)