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AMA Interim Meeting 2023

Published Date: January 3, 2023

Ethan Lazarus, MD, FOMA, provided the following report to the OMA Board of Trustees after attending the November 2022 AMA Interim Meeting in Honolulu, HI.…

OCC Advocacy Report | October 2022

Published Date: October 10, 2022

Finance Committee Chair Wyden Asks CBO to Score the Treat and Reduce Obesity Act During September, Senate Finance Committee Chair Ron Wyden (D-OR) requested that…

Cultural Healthy Eating Guides

Published Date: June 16, 2022

The Obesity Medicine Association, International and Diversity Committee, has created a number of cultural Healthy Eating Guides to be a resource to clinicians to aid…

Evolutionary Biology of Obesity: NotByChoice™

Published Date: March 31, 2021

Obesity is a public health crisis of pandemic proportions.  The pervasive stigmatization of individuals affected by obesity undermines obesity intervention efforts.  Obesity bias and discrimination…