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August 7, 2023

Overcoming Obesity 2023 Featured Speaker Announced

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Join OMA this October 25-29 in San Antonio, TX for Overcoming Obesity 2023. This conference is the perfect opportunity to network with fellow obesity medicine experts, advance your obesity medicine expertise and gain the skills you can use in your practice! OMA is happy to announce the featured speaker for Overcoming Obesity 2023, Alan Aragon, MS.

Alan is a nutrition researcher, educator, and owner of Fit Advancement, LLC, with over 30 years of success in the field. He is among the most influential figures in the fitness industry’s movement toward evidence-based information. His notable clients include Stone Cold Steve Austin, Derek Fisher, and Pete Sampras. Alan writes a monthly research review (AARR) providing cutting-edge theoretical and practical information. In addition to numerous articles in popular magazines, Alan has collaborated on 25 publications in peer-reviewed literature and counting. He co-authored Nutrient Timing Revisited, the most-viewed article in the history of the Journal of the International Society of Sports Nutrition (JISSN). He also is the lead author of the ISSN Position Stand on Diets & Body Composition.

Alan will lead a presentation titled Flexibility Makes It Stick: How to Individualize a Dietary Approach for Long-Term Success. In this session, Alan will discuss determining a proper nutrition plan specific to an individual’s preferences, tolerances, and goals instead of following a one size fits all approach. This presentation will integrate the current state of the research evidence with field-tested tactics to form practical applications that work in the real world.

Learn more about this session and find information on others by checking out the full Overcoming Obesity 2023 schedule. Register now for Overcoming Obesity 2023 and save up to $300 on registration. OMA hopes to see you in San Antonio!