Blackburn Course in Obesity Medicine: Treating Obesity 2017


Blackburn Course in Obesity Medicine

Sponsored by Harvard Medical School and the Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition Institute at Massachusetts General Hospital

Lee M. Kaplan, MD, PhD, Course Director


Treating Obesity 2017

June 22-24, 2017

For 29 years, the goal of Treating Obesity has been to provide healthcare professionals in diverse disciplines with the latest evidence-based tools and knowledge needed to optimize the care of patients with obesity. In the 2017 Blackburn Course in Obesity Medicine, attendees will hear authorities in medicine, surgery, pediatrics, nutrition, endocrinology, gastroenterology and psychology from the country's leading obesity treatment and research centers speak on critical topics in the prevention and treatment of obesity and related disorders. The program will include didactic lectures, panel discussions, case-based interactive workshops and interactive case review using an audience response system.

You can access the full Treating Obesity 2017 program and registration information here.


Obesity Medicine Board Review

June 21, 2017

The Obesity Medicine Board Review is an intensive, day-long review designed to prepare potential diplomats for the American Board of Obesity Medicine (ABOM) certification examination. This course has become the standard of preparation for the examination, providing successful guidance to more than 400 current ABOM diplomats.

You can access the full Obesity Medicine Board Review program and registration information here.

Event Type
Mass General Hospital
Health care professionals
Pre-Registration is required

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