Joannah and Brian Lawson Centre for Child Nutrition

Understanding Obesity as a Global Disease and its Impact on Health

Nov 20, 2019
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12:00pm–1:00pm
Details

Fatima Cody Stanford, a doctor at Massachusetts General Hospital and an instructor at Harvard Medical School, will be speaking at the 2019 F.M Hill Lecture, on Understanding Obesity as a Global Disease and Its Impact on Health

Learning Objectives:

At the end of the presentation, participants should be able to:

  1. summarize the epidemiology and prevalence, pathophysiology, and genetic component of overweight and obesity in the adult population
  2. relate chronic disease risk factors in the adult population to the presence of overweight and obesity
  3. recognize the persistence of chronic disease risk factors and weight bias present in childhood and adolescence into adulthood

Evaluation & Attendance:

Attendance for Maintenance of Certification credit will only be tracked if evaluation and attendance surveys are completed.

Location
Women's College Hospital, Auditorium, 2501 (Burton Hall Auditorium)
76 Grenville St, 2nd Floor
Toronto
M5S 1B2
Contact
416-323-7722
2019-11-20 17:00:00 2019-11-20 18:00:00 UTC Understanding Obesity as a Global Disease and its Impact on Health Fatima Cody Stanford, a doctor at Massachusetts General Hospital and an instructor at Harvard Medical School, will be speaking at the 2019 F.M Hill Lecture, on Understanding Obesity as a Global Disease and Its Impact on Health. Learning Objectives: At the end of the presentation, participants should be able to: summarize the epidemiology and prevalence, pathophysiology, and genetic component of overweight and obesity in the adult population relate chronic disease risk factors in the adult population to the presence of overweight and obesity recognize the persistence of chronic disease risk factors and weight bias present in childhood and adolescence into adulthood Evaluation & Attendance:Attendance for Maintenance of Certification credit will only be tracked if evaluation and attendance surveys are completed. 76 Grenville St, 2nd Floor - Women's College Hospital, Auditorium, 2501 (Burton Hall Auditorium) Monica.Khalil@wchospital.ca