Education for Obesity Medicine Fellows

Fellow Fridays: Monthly Obesity Medicine Lecture Series at Noon ET

The lectures are intended for obesity medicine fellows, residents, and students interested in obesity medicine. Lectures will occur at 12pm ET.

Date Topic Speaker Institution
10/9/2020 Behavioral Theories that Inform Counseling for Behavior Change Dan Bessesen, MD University of Colorado
11/13/2020 Off-Label Medications in Weight Management Holly Lofton, MD New York University
12/11/2020 Genetic Obesity Syndromes Joan Han, MD University of Tennessee
1/8/2021 Regulation of Body Fat Mass Lee Kaplan, MD, PhD Harvard University
2/12/2021 Practice Management and Preparation for Job Interviews Gitanjali Srivastava, MD Vanderbilt University
3/12/2021 Assessment of the Pediatric Patient with Obesity Claudia Fox, MD University of Minnesota
4/9/2021 Micronutrient deficiencies in post bariatric surgery patients Dong Wook Kim, MD Boston University
5/14/2021 Obesity Treatment and Diabetes Remission Deborah Horn, DO University of Texas
6/11/2021 Weight Loss Maintenance and Metabolic Adaptation Jessica Bartfield, MD Wake Forest University

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Upcoming Live Education

Overcoming Obesity 2020- Virtual

Overcoming Obesity 2020 | Virtual Conference | October 7-11, 2020 |

ObesityWeek 2020- Virtual

ObesityWeek 2020 | Virtual Conference | November 2-6, 2020 |

Fundamentals of Obesity Treatment-Virtual Course

Hosted by the Obesity Medicine Association |

Two-day interactive virtual course offering introductory education about the evidence-based approaches for evaluating, diagnosing, and treating obesity in a clinical setting.

$50 for Clinicians-in-training

  • August 7-8, 2020
  • September 25-26, 2020
  • November 13-14, 2020

Obesity Webinar Series 2020

Anti-Obesity Pharmacotherapy: Where are we now? Where are we going?
Date: October 22, 2020
Time: 11:00am EST

Speaker: Ania Jastreboff, MD, PhD;F:APIUTILS!51004&PageID=2DFA7C62-AF16-4791-B6F7-2723D2C009D9 

Presented by the American Physiological Society and InsideScientific

On Demand Education

Obesity Medicine Association

Obesity Medicine Association | 4-Week Trainee Education |

The Obesity Society

The Obesity Society | ObesityWeek On Demand |

The Obesity Webinar Series 2020

InsideScientific and the American Physiological Society present:

The Obesity Epidemic: How basic and translational research are paving the way to improved health

Available lectures On Demand: 

  • Brain Circuits Driving Appetite, Lora Heisler, PhD
  • Utilizing Stable Isotope Tracers in Preclinical Models of Obesity, Marshall D. McCue, PhD
  • Calories, Carbs, or Quality? What Matters Most for Body Weight, Kevin Hall, PhD
  • Heterogeneity and Crosstalk of Human Brown Adipose Tissue, Camilla Schéele, PhD & Christian Wolfrum, PhD
  • Cravings and Weightlifting Squats: Technologies that Explore New Metabolic and Behavioral Research, Zhen Yan, PhD & Diego Bohórquez, PhD;F:APIUTILS!51004&PageID=2DFA7C62-AF16-4791-B6F7-2723D2C009D9