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“Management of Severe Pediatric Obesity: A Primer for the Practitioner”

Date
September 20, 2018
Expiration Date
September 20, 2018

Presenter Name
Melissa Santos, PhD
Presenter Title
Clinical Director, Pediatric Obesity Center and Senior Pediatric Psychologist, Connecticut Children’s; Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, UConn School of Medicine
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Presenter Name
Meghna Misra, MD, MS
Presenter Title
Director, Pectus Program
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Presenter Name
Christine Finck, MD, FACS
Presenter Title
Surgeon-in-Chief, Peter J. Deckers
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Presenter Name
Priya Phulwani, MD
Presenter Title
Pediatric Endocrinologist,
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Presenter Name
Hailey Beiner, RD
Presenter Title
Outpatient Pediatric and
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Objectives
Describe the prevalence & complications of severe pediatric obesity.

 
Identify two strategies for the management of severe pediatric obesity.

 
Identify two strategies to utilize with patients regaining weight.

Credits
2.0

Location
Pond House Café, 1555 Asylum Avenue, West Hartford, CT 06117
Time
Lecture 6 pm; Q&A 8 pm