2015 WM DPG Symposium

Thank you to everyone that attended the 2015 WM DPG Symposium!

  • Attendees can access handouts and CPEUs by clicking the "Symposium Handouts & CPEUs" tab to the left.
  • The Symposium Sessions were Audio-recorded and are available for purchase. Click on the "Symposium Audio Recordings Purchase" tab to the left.

Symposium Objectives

  • Describe the outcomes of a variety of evidence-based weight management treatment options including individual counseling/coaching, group support, food plan variations, physical activity/exercise, medications and surgery.
  • Identify considerations for specific target populations (e.g., culture, gender, age, ethnicity, health literacy, socioeconomic factors, disease state) that can play a role in weight management.
  • Examine the impact of various technologies on the delivery and implementation of evidence-based approaches for weight management.
  • Explore evidence-based adult and pediatric weight management strategies implemented in a variety of settings such as schools, worksites, faith-based organizations, health clubs and communities, as well as more traditional health care environments.
  • Interactively discuss implementing evidence-based strategies into practice.

Symposium Handouts are Only Available to Symposium Registrants

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WM DPG 2015 Symposium Sessions Audio Recordings

Symposium Audio Recordings are Available for Purchase!