APPLICANTS FOR FELLOWSHIP
This section is intended for Internal Medicine, Family Medicine, Ob-Gyn, and Pediatrics residents and others who are interested in applying for an Obesity Medicine fellowship position.
What is comprehensive obesity treatment?
Obesity treatment is more complex than simply telling someone to eat less and exercise more. The below resources provide an overview of comprehensive obesity treatment:
- AACE/ACE Algorithm for the Medical Care of Patients with Obesity
Learn more about the AACE/ACE Algorithm
- Pharmacological Management of Obesity: An Endocrine Society Clinical Practice Guideline
See the full article here
- 2013 AHA/ACC/TOS Guideline for the Management of Overweight and Obesity in Adults
View the guidelines here
- Obesity Medicine Association Obesity Algorithm
See the Obesity Medicine Association Obesity Algorithm here
- Obesity Action Coalition: Medical Weight Management overview
Read the full article here