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Pilot Collaborative Learning Session Content

Those who register for the virtual Certificate of Training in Obesity in Pediatrics will attend sessions on Day 1 and Day 2 of the virtual program.  Those who register for the virtual Certificate of Training in Obesity in Adults will attend sessions on Day 2 and Day 3 of the virtual program.  Those who register for the virtual Certificate of Training in Obesity in Pediatrics and Adults will attend sessions on Day 1, Day 2 and Day 3 of the virual program.
Note:  Because these are pilot virtual sessions and the materials are currently under development and review, some of the content may change without notice.
Tentative Agenda
Day 1 - 6.75 hours 
Pediatric Obesity Content
  • Keynote Presentation
  • Obesity Interventions through Childhood Life Transition
  • Program Management and Clinical Tips 
  • Physical Activity - Hands-on Exercise
Day 2 - 6.50 hours
Pediatric and Adult Obesity Shared Content
  • Counseling and Behavior Management
  • Navigating Challenges I: Health Literacy and Weight Bias and Teaching Strategies (families, children, bullying) 
  • Navigating challenges II: Fad Diets, Self-directed diets in children, and Critical Thinking
Day 3 - 6:50 hours
Adult Obesity Content
  • Obesity Interventions through Adult Life Transition
  • IBT; Multidisciplinary Program/Development; Healthcare Systems; Practice Pearls
  • Chronic Nature of Obesity - Closer Speaker