Adult Weight Management

adult weight management Course Description & Information:

  • The goal of the adult weight management course is to provide a practical approach to managing overweight and obese adult patients based on data from research and recommendations from established guidelines.
  • Pharmacist information: ACPE UAN: 0826-9999-17-017-L01-P, IRD: 3-14-17. Knowledge based activity.
Course Objectives:

  • Discuss dietary macronutrients (e.g. carbohydrates, protein, & fat) composition in the management of prediabetes, diabetes, and coronary heart disease.
  • Identify the current FDA approved medications prescribed for weight loss and be able to describe the “off label’ use of medications for weight loss.
  • Recognize current evidence-based recommendations for assessment and treatment of weight management.
  • Identify genetic, biologic, and environmental contributors to weight status.
  • Discuss the science behind selected dietary intervention programs and which population is most benefited (e.g. meal replacements, eating frequency and patterns).


Course Credit: 3 Contact Hours

Accreditations: View Course Accreditations

Who Should Attend:

Pharmacists, Dietitians, Nursing professionals, Physical Therapy and Occupational Therapy professionals, and other medical professionals.

Certificate Requirements:

  • Full attendance.
  • Completion of course post-test (70%) and evaluation.

How to Take a Live Online Seminar: View Tutorial

12/27/2017 Adult Weight Management 6-9 PM CST
Price: $52 (or Free with Membership)
12/27/2017 Adult Weight Management 6-9 PM CST

Not able to attend? Take as an on-demand seminar