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The popular one-day Obesity Basic Medical Treatment (OBMT) course is scheduled in cities throughout the United States each year. The course provides basic clinical information and tools to effectively treat patients affected by obesity and their related conditions. Participants earn up to 7 hours of continuing medical education (CME)* for attending this course.

Course Overview

  • Evaluation of Patients Affected by Obesity
  • Obesity and Co-morbid Conditions
  • Dietary Prescription
  • Pharmacotherapy
  • Lifestyle Management
  • Essentials of Starting a Bariatric Practice

2015 dates and cities coming soon! Registration is currently not available for 2015 OBMT courses.

ASBP Membership
Physicians and other health care providers interested in the clinical treatment of obesity are encouraged to consider membership in the Society. Students and physicians-in-training are eligible for free tuition to OBMT courses, as well as complimentary one-year memberships in ASBP. Call the ASBP office at 303.770.2526 to learn more.

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*ASBP designates this educational activity for a maximum of 7 AMA PRA Category 1 credits™. This activity has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 7 Prescribed credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians. This program has been approved for 7 hours of AOA Category 2-A.