MGH Endocrine Grand Rounds

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MGH Endocrine Grand Rounds

February 2019 @ 7:00 am - 8:00 am

 
Endocrine Grand Rounds
 
Tuesday, February 12, 2019
12-1PM
Ether Dome, Bulfinch 4
 
 
“Treatment of Obesity:  Obstacles and Opportunities”
Presented by

Angela Fitch, MD, FACP, FOMA
Associate Director of the MGH Weight Center
Member of the Faculty, Harvard Medical School
&
Paul M. Copeland, MD
Clinical Affiliate, Endocrine Unit, MGH
Chief, Endocrinology Division, North Shore Medical Center
Assistant Professor of Medicine, part-time, Harvard Medical School
 
 
Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:

 

  • Distinguish genotype and phenotype characteristics of patients as it relates to the treatment of obesity
  • Develop a treatment plan for patients with obesity
  • Differentiate pros and cons of different anti-obesity medications
  • Recognize the programs of the MGH Weight Center in partnering for optimal obesity care

 

 
Target Audience: The target audience for this activity is Endocrinologists and Health Care Professionals with an interest in Endocrine Topics
 
Course Director:  Henry Kronenberg, M.D./Jose Florez, M.D., Ph.D.
 
 
ACCREDITATION
Partners HealthCare System is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
 
Partners HealthCare System designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Details

Date:
February 2019
Time:
7:00 am - 8:00 am
Event Category:

Venue

MGH Ether Dome, Bulfinch 4
55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA 02114 United States
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Details

Date:
February 2019
Time:
7:00 am - 8:00 am
Event Category:

Venue

MGH Ether Dome, Bulfinch 4
55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA 02114 United States
+ Google Map