Learning Retreat on the Principles and Practice of Interdisciplinary Obesity Management
February 27 and 28, 2019, Toronto ON
An intensive educational experience with a strong emphasis on the practical aspects of obesity management and the role of allied health professionals in inter-professional bariatric care.
This certification will build knowledge in the areas of:
• 5As of Obesity Management
• Your role(s) as part of the interdisciplinary obesity management team
• Clinical assessment and medical management of obesity
Dietitians of Canada – Les diététistes du Canada (DC)
Successful completion of this program also qualifies allied health professionals for the education component for the Certified Bariatric Educator (CBE) designation. The Certified Bariatric Educator program, offered by Obesity Canada, serves the public and the field of obesity medicine by maintaining standards for assessment and credentialing for allied healthcare professionals in Canada. The Certified Bariatric Educator designation signifies specialized knowledge in the principles of obesity management and distinguishes an allied healthcare professional as having achieved competency in obesity management and bariatric care.
Fees (plus taxes)
Early Bird Deadline, register by January 30, 2020
OC and/or DC member: $595.00
Full, register after January 30, 2020
OC and/or DC member: $750.00
Doubletree by Hilton Toronto
108 Chestnut St
Ask for the DC rate of 10% off best available rates
Sponsorship for this program was received from Nestle and Novo Nordisk.
February 27, 2020
February 28, 2020
Obesity Canada and Dietitians of Canada
Royal Canadian Military Institute
426 University Ave