Scripps Clinic Obestiy and Metabolic Syndrome Conference (OB2006)

Venue: Loews Coronado Bay Resort

Location: Coronado, CA 92118, California, United States

Event Date/Time: May 06, 2006 End Date/Time: May 06, 2006
Registration Date: May 06, 2006
Early Registration Date: May 01, 2006
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Obesity and Metabolic Syndrome
May 6, 2006
Course Director: Ken Fujioka, MD

Educational Objectives:
Define obesity an metabolic syndrome in the adult and pediatric populations;
Discuss diets and how they work;
Understand exercise options, through both didactic review and active participation in yoga and cardiovascular training;
Describe the role of current and prospective medications in the treatment of obesity, metabolic syndrome, and related cardiovascular risk factors.
Understand bariatric surgery: selection of appropriate patient types of surgery, and post-operative follow-up of common nutritional problems.
Target Audience: Primary Care Physicians, Family Practioners, Internal Medicine Physicians, Endocrinologists, Obstricians, Gynecologists, Cardiovascular specialists, and other healthcare professionals with an interest in obesity and metabolic syndrome.

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Then, Continuing Medical Education

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