Webinar: Prevention, Assessment, and Treatment of Childhood Obesity; What Does Success Look Like?

Thursday, December 06, 2012  Date & Location:
December 6th, 2012 | 12:30-1:30 ET (11:30-12:30 CT)
Live-course delivered through an Internet-based webinar
**Use the link below to register.

Looking for successful clinical models of care for childhood obesity? Join us to hear from two clinician teams who successfully helped their pediatric patient reach their weight-loss goals.

You should join this webinar if you are:
• A primary care provider or registered dietitian providing care to children between the ages of 3-18.
• Interested in hearing case studies describing how providers were able to fully engage their pediatric patients to achieve successful weight loss.
• Interested in learning how the Healthier Generation Benefit is used as a platform to deliver effective weight management care.

Michelle Hall, FNP and Penny Crumpton, RD LDN from Caswell Family Medical Center
Dr. John Moore, MD and Brooke Mercedes, RD, CSSD from Botetourt Pediatrics, Carilion Clinic Children’s Hospital
At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to—
• Learn how to overcome barriers to successfully implementing weight-loss interventions to pediatric patients.
• Understand the goals of the Healthier Generation Benefit.
• Learn how the Healthier Generation Benefit relates to your practice and implementation through participating organizations.
• Learn how to use the Healthier Generation Benefit as a platform for reimbursement.

The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

• The AAP designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

• This activity is acceptable for a maximum of 1.0 AAP credits. These credits can be applied toward the AAP CME/CPD Award available to Fellows and Candidate Members of the American Academy of Pediatrics.

• The American Academy of Physicians Assistants (AAPA) accepts certificates of participation for education activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ACCME. Physician assistants may receive a maximum of 1.0 hours of Category 1 credit for completing this program.

• This program is accredited for 1.0 NAPNAP CE contact hours of which 0 contain pharmacology (Rx) content per the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners (NAPNAP) Continuing Education Guidelines.

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