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: www.centraloregonadvancedpractice.org
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
730-8 Q & A
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