Overcoming Obesity 2020 Conference

Treat Obesity Across the Lifespan

At the Overcoming Obesity 2020 Conference this fall, gain the tools to expand your patient population and effectively treat obesity in patients of all ages, genders, and socioeconomic groups. Dive in to advanced techniques for developing personalized treatment plans for patients across the lifespan – and in patients with type 2 diabetes, coronary heart disease and congestive heart failure, lipedema, osteoarthritis of the knee, hypothyroidism, fatty liver, cancer, psychiatric disease, and other adiposity-related diseases.

The Overcoming Obesity 2020 Conference is the leading medical obesity conference providing clinical obesity treatment education for physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, nurses, dietitians and nutritionists, pharmacists, psychologists, allied healthcare providers, residents, and medical students. With the theme of Treating Obesity Across the Lifespan, the conference will equip you with practical strategies to conquer any case you encounter in practice.

Join us Oct. 7-11, 2020, in New Orleans!

Meet Our Keynote Speakers

Dike Drummond, MD

Dike Drummond, MD

Dr. Drummond is the leading coach, trainer, and consultant on preventing clinician burnout. Dr. Drummond is a Mayo-trained family doctor, professional coach, author, speaker, and trainer. After 10 years as a family doctor, he left his medical practice due to career-ending burnout. His sole professional focus since 2011 has been addressing the modern burnout epidemic in healthcare providers. Dr. Drummond is the CEO and Founder of TheHappyMD.com, which supports thousands of providers from all over the world in addressing burnout.

Overcoming Obesity 2020 ConferenceTreat Obesity Across the Lifespan

  • Discover obesity treatment techniques for patients spanning pediatrics to geriatrics.
  • Find strategies for obesity counseling in women from pre-conception to menopause.
  • Overcome barriers when treating socioeconomically disadvantaged populations.
  • Explore treatment options for patients with hypothyroidism, fatty liver, cancer, psychiatric disease, and other adiposity-related conditions.
  • Incorporate behaviors into your work-life to avoid clinician burnout.
  • Understand the latest medical, pharmacological, and surgical treatments for obesity.

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  • Spend an unforgettable week advancing your career in obesity medicine.
  • Take in the best music, dining, and experiences New Orleans has to offer.
  • Socialize with your peers during networking events and happy hours.
  • Get moving with daily fitness activities and workout classes.
  • Connect with industry leaders and experts in the field.
  • Get firsthand advice by participating in the OMA mentorship program.
  • Find solutions for your practice in the exhibit hall with access to more than 60 vendors.

Fall Obesity Summit – Oct. 9-11
Review Course for the ABOM Exam – Oct. 7-8
Building an Obesity Treatment Plan: Advanced Cases – Oct. 7-8

New Orleans Marriott
555 Canal St.
New Orleans, LA 70130

Save $300 when you register by Sept. 11!