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1.5 CME 1.5 CEU

Educational Overview:

  • Discuss the rational underlying the AACE Complications centric approach to obesity management and present the New Diagnosis of Obesity that reflects what we are treating and why we are treating it.
  • Discuss the pathophysiology and natural history of cardiometabolic disease.
  • Discuss therapeutic options with an emphasis on lifestyle intervention and the latest information regarding weight loss medications in the prevention of diabetes

Session Agenda

The AACE Obesity Care Model and a New Diagnosis of Obesity
Jeffrey I. Mechanick, MD,FACP,FACE,FACN,ECNU
The natural history of cardiometabolic disease and evidence based approaches to risk stratification
W. Timothy Garvey, MD, FACE
The rational use of weight loss therapy to treat and prevent cardiometabolic disease.
W. Timothy Garvey, MD, FACE
Panel Question and Answer Session and Audience Discussion
W. Timothy Garvey, MD, FACE; Jeffrey I. Mechanick, MD,FACP,FACE,FACN,ECNU