Practical Strategies for Obesity Management in Primary Care: An Expert Discussion on the First Year of Care Course

National experts in obesity management will review the framework for the first year of visits for obesity management and will provide key insights into visits focused on intake, nutrition, physical activity, pharmacotherapy, and long-term maintenance. They will summarize the importance of treating obesity as a chronic disease in the primary care setting and will highlight key pearls for successfully implementing a comprehensive obesity management plan.

Learning Objectives


At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Describe the first year of visits for obesity management, including visits focused on intake, nutrition, physical activity, pharmacotherapy, and long-term maintenance
  • Summarize the importance of treating obesity as a chronic disease in the primary care setting

Acknowledgement of Commercial Support

This activity is supported by an educational grant from NovoNordisk.