Chronic Disease and Nutrition: Obesity and Nutrition

Part of a series of activities on Chronic Disease and Nutrition, in this highly interactive, self-directed activity, expert faculty review the latest in nutrition for patients with pre-obesity or obesity. Topics covered include recognition and screening, therapeutic options, and collaborative care.


Learning Objectives

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

  • Recognize obesity as a chronic condition and incorporate nutritional screening into routine clinical practice
  • Make recommendations for appropriate therapy and/or referral in patients with pre-obesity or obesity
  • Adopt techniques to work collaboratively with patients to develop a nutritional management plan

Acknowledgement of Commercial Support


This activity is supported by an educational grant from Abbott Nutrition.


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Chronic Disease and Nutrition Series


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