Obesity Management Workshop for Health Professionals

Date:  11-12 August 2023,  Time: 8:30am–5pm
Location:  Charles Perkins Centre, University of Sydney

With 25% of children and 67% of adults in Australia afflicted by weight problems, our nation’s health professionals have an urgent need to become experts in the identification and treatment of overweight and obesity.

World obesity experts from the University of Sydney’s Charles Perkins Centre together with Royal Prince Alfred Hospital’s Metabolism & Obesity Service are pleased to offer an exciting, evidence-and case-based interactive two-day professional training workshop that will bring health professionals up to speed on the latest practical ways to recognise when weight is a problem for their clients, and what to do about it then.

Who will benefit from attending?
Health professionals with clients that would benefit from weight loss, including:

– General practitioners, physicians, and surgeons
– Dietitians
– Psychologists
– Nurses
– Social workers
– Other allied health professionals such as pharmacists, physiotherapists, exercise physiologists and occupational therapists

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