MED: The Obesity Paradox, 01/24/19

January 24, 2019

Target Audience

Primary Care Providers

Learning Objectives

After participation in this CME activity, the learner will be able to:

1)Define the Obesity Paradox
2)Discuss the role of adipose tissue in the body
3)Apply study limitations
4)Appropriately use BMI in evaluation of obesity
5)Set up framework for the practical application of the Obesity Paradox

Additional Information

San Francisco Medical Center
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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
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Event starts: 
01/24/2019 - 12:30pm
Event ends: 
01/24/2019 - 1:30pm
San Francisco Medical Center
2238 Geary
San Francisco , CA
United States

Planner: Bella Seerke MD & Winnie Xu MD


Lydia Alexander, MD

Nellya Vayngortin, MD

Rochelle Tinitigan, MD

Disclosure Statement: The faculty and the CME planners for this activity, as well as the CME staff, do not have any relevant financial relationshpis with comercial intersts or affiliations to disclose.

The Kaiser San Francisco (San Francisco, CA 94115) is accredited by the Institute for Medical Quality/California Medical Association (IMQ/CMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™

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