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The 5As Team Training Workshop: A collaborative approach to obesity preven...

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University of Alberta, Health Sciences Education & Research Commons (HSERC

2-263 Edmonton Clinic Health Academy

11405 87 Avenue

Edmonton, AB T5X 6K4

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Learn how to help your patients living with obesity. This interactive workshop will provide you with an overview of therapeutic approaches and help you frame clinical conversations. You will have the opportunity to share your own experiences, practice new skills, and discuss strategies to improve obesity prevention and management in your practice. Following this workshop, learners will be able to:

  • Identify obesity as a chronic disease
  • Support patients to understand how their comorbidities and personal context are related to their obesity management
  • Apply the 5As of Obesity Management in interdisciplinary team care
  • Perform obesity assessments that identify root causes and care priorities through a collaborative clinical approach
  • Understand and select therapeutic approaches (lifestyle, medication, surgery, behavioural) to help patients develop personalized plans

Breakfast and lunch will be provided. Learners will receive a toolkit that contains practical tools and resources that can be used in your practice. This workshop is intended for physicians, healthcare providers, and trainees who see patients clinically.


This 2-credit per hour Group Learning workshop has been certified by the College of Family Physicians of Canada for up to 13 Mainpro+ credits


Image Courtesy of Obesity Canada

This program has received an educational grant or in-kind support from Obesity Canada via Novo Nordisk and the Office of Lifelong Learning, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry at the University of Alberta.

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University of Alberta, Health Sciences Education & Research Commons (HSERC

2-263 Edmonton Clinic Health Academy

11405 87 Avenue

Edmonton, AB T5X 6K4

Canada

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Refunds up to 7 days before event

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