This session will provide primary care clinicians with a foundational understanding of the pathophysiology of obesity. We will review the 4-pillar concept of obesity treatment and provide practical skills for applying nutritional interventions, physical activity recommendations, behavioral therapy approaches, and medication treatments for patients with obesity.
- Discuss the health consequences of obesity
- Recognize the multiple factors that influence obesity
- Utilize the 4 pillars of obesity treatment
Session supported by Obesity Medicine Association