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Practical Strategies for Applying Evidence and Patient Perspectives to Improve Obesity Management

Obesity management experts provide insights and strategies for improving obesity management in the primary care setting. Hear perspectives from real patients, and engage in discussions with your peers during this interactive program. 

To Register: Please click the green “Learn More” button below. On the next page, select Register for Event. Once registered, you will receive a confirmation email. Follow-up emails with event details will be sent as the event nears.

Nurse Practitioners/Nurses: 1.00 Nursing contact hour

Physicians: maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit

Physician Assistants/Physician Associates: 1.00 AAPA Category 1 CME credit

Physicians ABIM MOC: maximum of 1.00 Medical Knowledge MOC point

This event has expired. No longer available for credits.

Credits Available

1.0

Who Should Attend

US primary care physicians, NPs, and PAs

Time and location

Tuesday, January 09, 2024

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM Pacific Time (PT)

In-person

Private Event | Host Group in CA
Walnut Creek, California

Faculty
Claire Pauley, PA-C

Obesity Medicine Physician Assistant
Form Health
Tucson, Arizona

Agenda

  • Apply tactics to patient care that demonstrate the value of prioritizing weight loss to reduce the risk of long-term complications from obesity-related comorbidities
  • Develop pharmacologic treatment plans for patients with obesity based on individual patient needs and preferences
  • Evaluate the effectiveness of strategies for engaging patients in successful long-term weight loss in the management of obesity

Location

Venue Name

Private Event | Host Group in CA

Address

Private Event | Host Group in CA
Walnut Creek, California

CME/CE Info

Goal Statement
The goal of this program is to improve the knowledge, competence, and performance of learners in prioritizing obesity management, identifying patients who could benefit from pharmacologic treatment, and engaging patients in nonbiased discussions to achieve effective and sustained weight loss.

Target Audience
US primary care physicians, NPs, and PAs 

Learning Objectives
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Apply tactics to patient care that demonstrate the value of prioritizing weight loss to reduce the risk of long-term complications from obesity-related  comorbidities
  • Develop pharmacologic treatment plans for patients with obesity based on individual patient needs and preferences
  • Evaluate the effectiveness of strategies for engaging patients in successful long-term weight loss in the management of obesity

Accreditation

Joint Accreditation Statement

 

 

 

In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Clinical Care Options, LLC and Smart Patients. Clinical Care Options, LLC is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Physician Continuing Medical Education

CCO designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nursing Continuing Professional Development

The maximum number of hours awarded for this Nursing Continuing Professional Development activity is 1.0 contact hour.

Physician Assistant/Physician Associate Continuing Medical Education

Clinical Care Options, LLC has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credits for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 1.0 AAPA Category 1 CME credit. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.

American Board of Internal Medicine Maintenance of Certification

Successful completion of this activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 1.0 Medical Knowledge MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

To receive CME credit and/or MOC points, you MUST pass the post-test and complete the evaluation. For ABIM MOC points, your information will be shared with the ABIM through CCO’s Joint Accreditation Program and Activity Reporting System (JAPARS). Please allow 6-8 weeks for your MOC points to appear on your ABIM records.

By sharing your Diplomate Board ID # and DOB, you are giving Clinical Care Options, LLC permission to use this information/data to report your participation to these Boards via the Joint Accreditation Program and Activity Reporting System (JA-PARS).

Disclosure of Conflicts of Interest 
Clinical Care Options, LLC (CCO) requires instructors, planners, managers, and other individuals who are in a position to control the content of this activity to disclose all financial conflicts of interest (COI) they may have with ineligible companies. All relevant COI are thoroughly vetted and mitigated according to CCO policy. CCO is committed to providing its learners with high-quality CME/CE activities and related materials that promote improvements or quality in healthcare and not a specific proprietary business interest of an ineligible company.

Acknowledgement

Provided by Clinical Care Options, LLC in partnership with Practicing Clinician Exchange, Obesity Medicine Association and Smart Patients.

Supported by an educational grant from Lilly.

 

Contact Information

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Mailing Address:

 

Clinical Care Options, LLC
12001 Sunrise Valley Drive
Suite 300
Reston, VA 20191

Additional Information

There are no fees required to participate in this activity.

Americans With Disabilities Act 
Event staff will be glad to assist you with any special needs (eg, physical, dietary). Please contact Customer Support prior to the live event.