Lifelong Learning

Learn how to help your patients living with obesity

A collaborative approach to obesity prevention and management

Following this workshop, learners will be able to:

  • Identify obesity as a chronic disease
  • Support patients to understand how their comorbidities and personal context are related to their obesity management
  • Apply the 5As of Obesity Management in interdisciplinary team care
  • Perform obesity assessments that identify root causes and care priorities through a collaborative clinical approach
  • Understand and select therapeutic approaches (lifestyle, medication, surgery, behavioural) to help patients develop personalized plans


This workshop is intended for physicians, healthcare professionals, and trainees within the healthcare profession

This 2-credit per hour Group Learning workshop has been certified by the College of Family Physicians of Canada for up to 13 Mainpro+ credits.