Browse by Medical Category
Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition Institute
The Massachusetts General Hospital Clinical and Research Fellowship in Obesity Medicine and Nutrition provides trainees with advanced knowledge and clinical experience in the complex and emerging field of obesity medicine. This two to three-year fellowship takes a multidisciplinary approach to treating obesity and its related comorbidities by nutritional, behavioral, pharmacological and surgical means.During the first year, fellows train in the clinical environment of the Mass General Weight Center, becoming familiar with how to treat patients with obesity and related disorders. Completion of the first year will enable trainees to:
During the second year, trainees begin a clinical or basic science research project that is completed under supervision and mentorship from a staff member at the Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition Institute.
The two to three-year Clinical and Research Fellowship in Obesity Medicine and Nutrition is available to physicians who have completed an accredited residency program in internal medicine, pediatrics or surgery. Candidates must have an M.D. or D.O. degree and be eligible to practice medicine in the United States.
To apply for the Clinical and Research Fellowship in Obesity Medicine and Nutrition beginning in July 2018, please contact Nitya Kadambi, Fellowship Coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org, no later than October 1, 2017.
Obesity, Metabolism & Nutrition Institute
Back to Top