Endocrine Grand Rounds
Tuesday, February 12, 2019
Ether Dome, Bulfinch 4
“Treatment of Obesity: Obstacles and Opportunities”
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.
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.