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. Intermediate level.
  • Pharmacist information: ACPE UAN: 0826-9999-20-041-L01-P, IRD: 12-28-20. Knowledge based activity.
Course Objectives/Learning Outcomes:

  • Explain 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.
  • Name current evidence-based recommendations for assessment and treatment of weight management.
  • Identify genetic, biologic, and environmental contributors to weight status.
  • Summarize 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

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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.

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07/09/2021 Adult Weight Management 8-11 AM CDT
Price: $54 (or Free with Membership)
07/09/2021 Adult Weight Management 8-11 AM CDT

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