The Obesity Medicine 2022 Conference is more than just a conference – it’s an opportunity to socialize with like-minded clinicians, build lasting friendships, meet industry leaders and experts in the field, gain firsthand advice, find solutions for your practice and if you attend in-person, explore a new city! Obesity Medicine Association conferences are the best place to network with physicians and healthcare providers in the field of obesity medicine. Check out these fun networking events and activities happening throughout the conference!
Atlanta Conference Events
Happy Hours and Receptions
Our happy hours and receptions are the ideal opportunity to unwind after a day of learning and to meet like minded clinicians and professionals practicing in your area, share ideas outside of the classroom and brainstorm with fellow experts.
Member Appreciation Event
Georgia Aquarium | This event is sold out.
OMA members get the chance to celebrate with fellow obesity medicine specialists at the largest aquarium in North America. Explore a world under the sea and enjoy whale sharks, beluga’s, penguins, thousands of other animals, music, food and drink. Event includes general admission to Georgia Aquariums’ exhibits, shows and presentations.
Not sure where the best places in town are? Sign up to attend a dine-around! We'll make a dinner reservation at the best resturants near the hotel so you can spend a stress-free evening out getting to know your colleagues. (Dinner costs are each individual's responsibility.)
Meet Your Mentor/Mentee
Connect and build lasting relationships with other clinicians at the conference. OMA pairs seasoned obesity medicine clinicians (mentors) with a small group of mentees to meet with throughout the conference. Sign up on your registration form. (Offered exclusively to OMA members.)
Explore the innovative technologies, products, and services available to enhance and improve your practice. Meet with exhibitors, try samples, and discover new products and services to use when treating patients with obesity.
Breakfast with the Experts
Choose a table with a topic that interests you and spend breakfast discussing that topic with an expert and a small group of other clinicians. This is a great opportunity to follow up on any questions you may have from the sessions you've already attended or to discuss an area you would like to develop further in.
Experts on the Move
Explore Atlanta on a fast-paced walk led by one of our physical activity experts. Learn different bodyweight and resistance band exercises you can teach to your patients. Worth 1 CME/CE credit. Attendance is optional.
Get your blood pumping during an early morning fun run led by one of our physical activity experts. Take in the sights as you run or jog around the city with a group of fellow attendees.
Virtual DX Conference Events
VIRTUAL TOPIC TABLES
Visit the Networking page on the virtual platform to meet like-minded individuals on topics that interest you most. Connect with your peers in our Peer Networking page and join in video group sessions or one-on-one chats. Video chat networking is available throughout the conference and will be hosted on Wonder. Join a topic room or create your own pop-up video chat with other attendees on the Wonder platform. Topic areas coming soon!
CONNECT WITH PEERS
Locate attendees on the virtual platform by selecting the ‘Attendees’ drop-down and search for your peers. Send private messages directly on the platform or schedule one-on-one meetings during the conference.