COR 2.9.21: Pediatric Obesity What's Happening: Energy Balance from Neurons to Hoola Hoops

February 9, 2021

Pediatric obesity is a serious problem in primary care. This webinar will cover approaches to help identify the complex etiology of childhood obesity,address social inequities affecting this disease, discuss current management guidelines, and  provide an overview of local resources currently available in an effort to help reduce the staggering childhood obesity statistic in Rhode Island. 

Target Audience

Physicians, Psychologists, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners and Nurses specializing in Primary Care and Pediatrics. 

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this session, attendees should be better able to:

  1. Explain the complex etiology of childhood obesity
  2. Apply an organized approach to addressing childhood obesity in primary care
  3. Identify available childhood obesity resources
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 1.25 APA
    The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University is approved by the RI Psychological Association to offer continuing education for psychologists. The Alpert Medical School maintains responsibility for the program.
  • 1.25 Attendance
    Participants will receive a Certificate of Attendance stating this program is designated for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. This credit is accepted by the AAPA and AANP.
Course opens: 
09/08/2020
Course expires: 
02/09/2022
Event starts: 
02/09/2021 - 7:30am
Event ends: 
02/09/2021 - 8:45am
Cost:
$0.00
Rating: 
0

This is a live webinar hosted via the WebEx platform

Celeste Corcoran MD, FAAP
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Clinician Educator
Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Pediatrician, Hasbro Children's Hospital
Director, Hasbro Children's Hospital Community Outreach Program
President, Narragansett Bay Pediatrics, a division of Coastal Medical

Sandy Musial MD FAAP
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Clinician Educator
Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Pediatrician, Hasbro Children's Hospital
Co-founder of the HEALTH Clinic at Hasbro Children's Hospital
 

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and South County Healthy Bodies, Healthy Minds. The Warren Alpert Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. 

Credit Designation

Physicians:  The Warren Alpert Medical School designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Psychologists: The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University is approved by the RI Psychological Association to offer continuing education for psychologists. The Alpert Medical School maintains responsibility for the program. This activity is approved for 1.25 Category 1 CE Credits. Credits available to RI licensed psychologists only. 

Available Credit

  • 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 1.25 APA
    The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University is approved by the RI Psychological Association to offer continuing education for psychologists. The Alpert Medical School maintains responsibility for the program.
  • 1.25 Attendance
    Participants will receive a Certificate of Attendance stating this program is designated for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. This credit is accepted by the AAPA and AANP.

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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Please take the pre-test prior to the course on June 2, 2020.