Obesity Education Conferences, Events, and Webinars

Attend one of OMA’s upcoming obesity conferences or events. You’ll learn from industry-leading experts on how to implement the latest obesity treatment techniques and have the opportunity to network, share ideas, and build relationships with obesity medicine clinicians in your city or state.

Looking for online obesity education? Check out our schedule of upcoming obesity webinars or our on-demand learning library, the Obesity Medicine Academy.

Registration for the Overcoming Obesity 2021 Conference is now open! Join OMA in Chicago, IL, September 23 – 26, 2021 for the leading medical conference providing clinical obesity education for healthcare providers. Register today!


Upcoming Webinars

Throughout the year, OMA offers live, accredited obesity webinars to help you learn critical skills for treating obesity and advancing your career in obesity medicine. Registration to all webinars is free for OMA members.

July 28 @ 6:00 PM (Eastern)
Optimizing Use of FDA-Approved Weight Loss Medications

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This webinar re-playing of the popular session from the Obesity Medicine Conference 2021 provides a brief overview of FDA-approved anti-obesity medications (AOM’s). The webinar includes a series of case presentations exploring obesity medication options in specific patient scenarios. Dr. Primack will be answering questions throughout the presentation as well as having 10 minutes of Q&A at the end of the presentation.

Speakers: Craig Primack, MD, FACP, FAAP, FOMA
Accreditation: 1 CME/CE
Registration: Free for OMA Members; $24 for non-members

August 4 @ 12:00 PM (Eastern)
The Link Between Weight Loss and Breast Cancer for Prevention and Control

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During this webinar, Dr. Ligibel will discuss the links between obesity and breast cancer and review the available data demonstrating the role of weight loss in preventing breast cancer and improving outcomes in individuals diagnosed with the disease. She will also discuss the biological mechanisms linking obesity and breast cancer.

Speakers: Jennifer A. Ligibel, MD
Accreditation: 1 CME/CE
Registration: Free for OMA Members; $24 for non-members

August 17 @ 6:00 PM (Eastern)
Financial Planning 101: What You Need to Know (FREE Webinar - No CME)

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The presentation is designed to educate the attendees on the main components of Financial Planning. We will highlight the things that every financial plan should focus on and discuss details surrounding what to consider within each category. The presentation will also serve as a “fact-check” for those who have already established a financial plan and would like to confirm their plan is more than adequate. Lastly, we will touch on market details to provide an update so that they have a good understanding of the current market environment.

Speakers: Daniel Brascetta, Business Development Manager
Accreditation: No CME/CE
Registration: Free for OMA Members; Free for Non-members

August 23 @ 12:00 PM (Eastern)
The Connection Between Obesity and Prostate Cancer

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This webinar will describe the relationship between obesity and prostate cancer incidence as well as progression. It will also explain the role of hormone treatment in increasing obesity and cardio-metabolic risk along with reducing quality of life in prostate cancer patients. Lastly, Dr. Algotar will present three case studies demonstrating practical application of obesity treatment in prostate cancer patients.

Speakers: Amit Algotar, MD, PhD, MPH
Accreditation: 1 CME/CE
Registration: Free for OMA Members; $24 for Non-members


External Events

No upcoming external events.


Future OMA Bi-Annual Conferences

September 23 – 26, 2021: Overcoming Obesity 2021 – Chicago, IL

October 14 – 16, 2021: Overcoming Obesity 2021 – Summit Digital Experience (DX)– Virtual

October 22 – 23, 2021: Overcoming Obesity 2021 – Post-Con Digital Experience (DX) – Virtual

April 27 – May 1, 2022: Obesity Medicine 2022 – Atlanta, GA

October 12 – 16, 2022: Overcoming Obesity 2022 – Anaheim, CA

April 19 – 23, 2023: Obesity Medicine 2023 – New York City, NY

October 25 – 29, 2023: Overcoming Obesity 2023 – San Antonio, TX

March 8 – 10, 2024: Obesity Medicine 2024 – Denver, CO

October 2 – 6, 2024: Overcoming Obesity 2024 – Orlando, FL