Overcoming Obesity 2021 Digital Experience (DX) Schedule

DX Fall Obesity Summit 2021

Date: October 14-16, 2021
Accreditation: 12 CME/CE
Schedule:  
Thursday, October 14 – 11:00 AM-4:00 PM EST
Friday, October 15 – 11:00 AM-4:00 PM EST
Saturday, October 16 – 10:00 AM-3:00 PM EST

The theme for the DX Fall Obesity Summit 2021 is Treat Obesity Across the Lifespan. Obesity is a diagnosis that is applied widely, yet the disease of obesity is not the same in all populations. Age, gender, and socioeconomic status are among the many aspects that influence obesity treatment.

  • Schedule on Thursday, Oct. 14

    11:00 AM- 12:00 PM – Keynote Speaker: Connecting The Workplace And Life Through F.U.N. – Paul Long

    12:00-1:00 PM – Obesity Pharmacotherapy: Challenges & Barriers Using Anti-Obesity Medications

    1:00-2:00 PM – Exhibit Hall Break 

    2:00-3:00 PM – Strategies for Treating Binge Eating Disorder and Loss-of-Control Eating

    3:00-4:00 PM – The “Evidence-based” vs. “Internet-based” Keto Diet 

  • Schedule on Friday, Oct. 15

    11:00-11:45 AM – Fatty Liver on Imaging: The Ultimate Incidentaloma?

    11:45 AM-12:45 PM – Post-post-postpartum Care: Downstream Risks of Obesity in Pregnancy

    12:45 PM-1:45 PM – Exhibit Hall Break 

    1:45-2:30 PM – Better Together: Exploring Combination Therapies for Obesity Management

    2:30-4:00 PM – Pharmacology Case Study

     

  • Schedule on Saturday, Oct. 16

    10:00-11:00 AM – Keynote Speaker: STEP, The First of Many Steps Toward the Future of Obesity Pharmacotherapy – Robert Kushner, MD, MS, FACP, DABOM 

    11:00 AM-12:00 PM – Why did OMA Change the Rules (Body Composition and Physical-activity)?

    12:00-1:00 PM – Exhibit Hall Break

    1:00-2:00 PM – Treating Obesity in the Older Patient

    2:00-3:00 PM – The Influence of Insulin Resistance in Type 2 Diabetes

     

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DX Review Course for the ABOM Exam

Pre-conference Event
*Runs concurrently with DX Building an Obesity Treatment Plan: Advanced Cases

Date: October 22-23, 2021
Accreditation: 12.5 CME/CE and 12.5 Medical Knowledge MOC Points (ABIM)
Schedule:  
Friday, October 22 – 12:30 PM – 5:45 PM EST
Saturday, October 23 – 10:00 AM – 6:45 PM EST

Virtually prepare for board certification in obesity medicine with OMA’s leading Review Course for the ABOM Exam. This virtual Review Course offers an extensive review of the content covered on the American Board of Obesity Medicine (ABOM) certification exam with a clinical focus – so you’re not only prepared to take the test, but you’re well equipped to deliver evidence-based care for your patients with obesity.

  • Schedule on Friday, Oct. 22

    12:30-1:15 PM – Epidemiology and Determinants of Obesity

    1:15-2:00 PM – Assessment and Evaluation

    2:00-2:15 PM – Break

    2:15-3:15 PM – Pathophysiology Part 1

    3:15-4:15 PM – Pathophysiology Part 2

    4:15-5:30 PM – Break

    4:30-5:30 PM – Behavioral and Psychosocial Diagnoses and Treatment

    5:30-5:45 PM –Lightning Round

     

     

  • Schedule on Saturday, Oct. 23

    10:00-11:15 AM – Nutrition

    11:15 AM-12:00 PM – Physical Activity 

    12:00-12:15 PM – Break

    12:15-12:45 PM – ABOM Diplomates Panel

    12:45-1:45 PM – Pharmacotherapy

    1:45-2:00 PM – Break

    2:00-3:30 PM – Surgery 

    3:30-4:00 PM – Obesity Treatment Strategies

    4:00-4:30 PM – Practice Management

    4:30-4:45 PM – Break

    4:45-6:oo PM – Childhood and Adolescent Obesity

    6:00-6:45 PM – Lightning Round

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DX Building an Obesity Treatment Plan: Advanced Cases 

Pre-conference Event
*Runs concurrently with DX Review Course for the ABOM Exam

Date: October 22-23, 2021
Accreditation: 12.5 CME/CE and 12.5 Medical Knowledge MOC Points (ABIM)
Schedule:  
Friday, October 22 – 12:30 PM – 5:45 PM EST
Saturday, October 23 – 10:00 AM – 6:30 PM EST

Virtually learn how to create comprehensive, individualized obesity treatment plans for patients with complex adiposity-related diseases, including chronic kidney disease, postpartum weight management, weight regain after bariatric surgery, and depression or bipolar disorder. Use the virtual case studies to hone your skills and develop treatment plans built around OMA’s four pillars of obesity treatment: nutrition, physical activity, behavior, and medication.

  • Schedule on Friday, Oct 22

    12:30-12:45 PM – Introduction to Building an Obesity Treatment Plan: Advanced Cases

    12:45-1:45 PM – Postpartum Weight Management

    1:45- 2:00 PM – Break

    2:00-3:00 PM – Chronic Kidney Disease 

    3:00-4:00 PM – Weight Regain after Bariatric Surgery

    4:00-4:15 PM – Break

    4:15-5:15 PM – Depression

    5:15-5:45 PM – Q&A Panel 

  • Schedule on Saturday, Oct. 23

    10:00-10:15 AM – Intro to Casework 

    10:15-11:30 AM – Casework

    11:30-11:45 AM – Break

    11:45 AM-1:00 PM – Casework

    1:00-2:15 PM – Casework

    2:15-2:30 PM – Break

    2:30-3:45 PM – Casework

    3:45-4:15 PM – Closing Q&A for Casework

    4:15-4:30 PM – Break

    4:30-5:30 PM – Billing and Coding in Obesity Medicine

    5:30- 6:30 PM – Nuts and Bolts of Setting Up an Obesity Medicine Practice

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