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Board Certified Specialist in Obesity and Weight Management (CSOWM) By Demographics

As of February 19, 2018
  • Total Board Certified Specialist in Obesity and Weight Management 177
 
    By Gender
  • Female
    166 (93.8%)
  • Male
    6 (3.4%)
  • Not Reported
    5 (2.8%)
 
    By Ethnicity
  • American Indian or Alaskan Native
    1 (0.6%)
  • Asian
    4 (2.3%)
  • Black or African American
    4 (2.3%)
  • Hispanic or Latino
    2 (1.1%)
  • Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander
    1 (0.6%)
  • Not Reported
    9 (5.1%)
  • Prefer not to disclose
    5 (2.8%)
  • Two or more races
    1 (0.6%)
  • White
    150 (84.7%)
 
    By Area of Practice
  • Clinical nutrition, general
    32 (18.1%)
  • Communication / publication
    1 (0.6%)
  • Community nutrition
    1 (0.6%)
  • Consultation and private practice
    8 (4.5%)
  • Diabetes care
    9 (5.1%)
  • Education
    5 (2.8%)
  • Food and nutrition management / administration
    4 (2.3%)
  • Gerontology
    1 (0.6%)
  • Long-term care
    3 (1.7%)
  • Not Reported
    49 (27.7%)
  • Oncology
    1 (0.6%)
  • Other
    4 (2.3%)
  • Pediatric
    1 (0.6%)
  • Renal nutrition
    1 (0.6%)
  • Research
    1 (0.6%)
  • Sports nutrition
    1 (0.6%)
  • Weight management
    47 (26.6%)
  • Wellness / prevention
    8 (4.5%)
 
 

*This data is based on self-reported information provided on the Academy/CDR database.