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Preventing, Treating & Reversing the Disease of Obesity

Obesity Medicine Association

Membership, Education, & Resources

Obesity medicine combines science-based medicine with individualized obesity treatment, resulting in improved health outcomes for patients and career satisfaction for healthcare providers.

Who is the Obesity Medicine Association?

Obesity Medicine Association (OMA) members are physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and other healthcare providers who take a comprehensive, evidence-based approach to treating obesity.

Become a Member of the Obesity Medicine Association

Set yourself apart by becoming a member of the Obesity Medicine Association. You'll gain specialized knowledge to deliver obesity treatments while building lifelong relationships with peers, mentors, colleagues, and friends. Find the tools you need to run a successful practice and advance your career in obesity medicine. Join more than 5,000 physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and other healthcare providers who are already members of the OMA!

  • Receive access to the Obesity Algorithm® and Pediatric Obesity Algorithm®
  • Enjoy free registration for live webinars throughout the year
  • Participate in the mentorship program and online networking opportunities
  • Engage in advocacy efforts and committee involvement

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Find an Obesity Medicine Provider Near You

Find a trained obesity medicine physician or healthcare provider to customize a treatment plan for you. Search the Obesity Medicine Association’s member directory for an obesity medicine clinician in your area.

Upcoming Obesity Medicine Events

Learn from industry-leading experts on how to implement the latest obesity treatment techniques. Network with fellow obesity medicine clinicians: share ideas and build relationships with other healthcare providers focused on preventing, treating and reversing the disease of obesity. View All Education Opportunities

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Live, Virtual Course | July 19-20, 2024

Fundamentals of Obesity Treatment

Join this online, interactive class and learn to implement a comprehensive individualized obesity treatment plan utilizing the pillars of obesity treatment (nutrition therapy, physical activity, behavioral modifications, and medical interventions) through interactive case studies. Earn up to 9.75 CME/CE.


Isle of Palms, SC | October 24-26, 2024

The Obesity Summit: Obesity + Women's Health 

The Obesity Medicine Association (OMA), in partnership with leading women's health experts, have organized a 2-day event dedicated to discussing the intersection of women's health and obesity medicine. The Obesity Summit: Obesity + Women's Health (OMASummit24) aims to explore the unique considerations in addressing obesity in women, as well as the significant links between obesity and various other health conditions. This interactive educational initiative promises dynamic discussions, evidence-based presentations, and clinical insights from esteemed experts.

Evidence-based Obesity Medicine Research

Obesity Pillars® Journal

Our medical journal is dedicated to publishing evidence-based research for health care clinicians in the field of obesity medicine. Obesity Pillars® serves as a resource to assist clinicians to deliver patient-centered obesity medicine care in alignment with the OMA’s four pillars of obesity treatment: Nutrition Therapy, Physical Activity, Behavioral Modification, and Medical Interventions.