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Pilot Program Pre-Work Materials

Note:  Because this is a pilot program and the materials are currently under development and review, some of the pre-work materials or onsite program content may change without notice.
Pediatric Obesity Program Content - 5 Modules
  • Assessment and Treatment of Pediatric Obesity (Pediatric MNT)
  • Counseling and Behavior Management
  • Role of Physical Activity (Assessment and Treatment)
  • Programs and Resources with Implications for Pediatric Overweight and Obesity (WIC, School Nutrition)
  • Prevention of Pediatric Overweight and Obesity
Click here for the learning objectives.
Pediatric and Adult Obesity Program Shared Content (All particpants will complete these modules) - 6 Modules
  • Science of Obesity
  • Obesity Management through Life Transitions
  • Behavior Modification and Counseling
  • Pharmacotherapy Interventions for Overweight and Obesity
  • Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery of Obesity
  • Environmental Influences on Pediatric and Adult Overweight and Obesity
  • Healthcare Systems
Click here for the learning objectives.
Adult Obesity Program Content - 5 Modules
  • Diet and Nutrition and Overweight and Obesity
  • Physical Activity in Overweight and Obesity
  • Behavior Modification and Counseling
  • Medical Nutrition Therapy in Obesity
  • Weight Loss Maintenance
Click here for the learning objectives.