The Impact of Obesity (And what to do about it), with Dr. Archer

The Impact of Obesity (And what to do about it), with Dr. Archer


495 NE Bellevue Dr, Bend, OR 97701

The Impact of Obesity (and what to do about it) , Dr. Archer, MD

From 5pm until 730pm

At Worthy Brewing Meeting Room

495 NE Bellevue Dr, Bend, OR 97701

Join Central Oregon Advanced Practice Providers (COAPP), your local NP & PA organization, for a CME on obesity and the widespread ramifications, as well as a medical perspective on how to manage it

COAPP welcomes ALL community health care professionals to attend our educational events and become members of our professional organization. Become a member here:


The Impact of Obesity in Primary Care and What to Do About It, Dr. Archer, MD, FACS

Learning objectives are as follows:

*Recognize the role obesity plays in the pathogenesis

and epidemiology of common problems such as

diabetes, cancer, etc.

• Describe the impact of medical treatments for treating

obesity including interactions and side effects.

• Review bariatric surgery indications and results with

respect to common ailments in primary care practice

• Discuss prevention strategies

Continuing medical education credits: 2

Location: Worthy Brewery

Beverages and food available on site (not included in CME event ticket cost). Members receive $1 off pints.

5pm-5:45pm Check In & Social Networking Hour

545 Welcome & Announcements

6-730 --CME

730-8 Q & A




Speaker Bio:

Stephen Archer, MD, FACS directs Summit Medical Group – BMC’s bariatric weight loss surgery program. The program focuses on addressing obesity with modern medical and surgical treatment, research and education. Dr. Archer operates at St. Charles Bend, a fully accredited American College of Surgeons Center for bariatrics. Along with Dr. Archer, SMGOR – BMC’s weight loss surgery program is comprised of a comprehensive health team including a dietician, and a nurse navigator that all work together to provide patients with the highest level of care .In addition to the surgical aspects of obesity care he has a special interest in the psychological components that are a part of the disease of obesity

ACCREDITATION: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation prerequirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of St. Charles Health System and the Central Oregon Advanced Practice Providers (COAPP). St. Charles Health System is accredited by the Oregon Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians.St. Charles Health System designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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