09.07.22 | Higher Body Weight in Children and Adolescents: Should We Intervene, and If So, How?
Elissa Jelalian, PhD
Professor, Psychiatry and Human Behavior| Pediatrics
Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Director, Clinical Psychology Postdoctoral Fellowship Training Program at Brown
Associate Director, Weight Control & Diabetes Research Center
The Miriam Hospital
Physicians, Psychologists, Psychiatrists, Physician Assistants, Residents & Fellows.
At the conclusion of this presentation, participants should be better able to:
- Outline the current recommendations and associated concerns related to delivering weight management interventions for children and adolescents
- Present evidence regarding the impact of pediatric weight management interventions on physical and psychosocial outcomes
- Describe a model for disseminating evidence-based pediatric weight management intervention to community settings.
This is a live webinar taking place via the Zoom platform.
Advanced pre-registration is required
Provided by the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University in collaboration with the Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Physicians: The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Social Workers: The above program has been approved in accordance with the Regulations of the Rhode Island Social Work Board of Licensure.
Psychologists: Participants will receive a Certificate of Attendance stating this program is designated for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. This credit is accepted by the Rhode Island Board of Psychology.
- 1.50 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.
- 1.50 AttendanceParticipants 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.