Today’s member profile comes from Dr. Sue Pedersen, MD, FRCPC, Specialist in Endocrinology & Metabolism Diplomate, American Board of Obesity Medicine C-ENDO Diabetes & Endocrinology Clinic Calgary, AB, Canada. Dr. Pederson sits on the Clinical Adults Committee. 

Dr Sue Pedersen is a Specialist in Endocrinology & Metabolism, and a Diplomate of the American Board of Obesity Medicine.  She has a busy endocrinology practice at the C-ENDO Diabetes & Endocrinology Clinic in Calgary.  She is the lead author of the Pharmacotherapy chapter on the 2020 Canadian Obesity Guidelines, and an author on the Weight Management chapter of the 2018 Diabetes Canada Guidelines.

Dr Sue is involved extensively in clinical research for obesity at C-ENDO, as the principal investigator and author of several studies exploring obesity pharmacotherapy. Dr Sue has become a leading voice on how to treat obesity and educates health care professionals globally.   She has a public information website about weight management and diabetes, with over 1.2 million hits to date:  Dr Sue is passionate and dedicated in her goals of helping to expand and improve obesity treatments, and works tirelessly to help educate health care providers and the general public about this chronic disease and its related complications.