Certification in Weight and Lifestyle Management: Course III (description)


Address:3355 Las Vegas Boulevard South, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States of America 89109
Event dates:12/9/2016 - 12/11/2016 (This event has already taken place)
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  • CME (Continuing Medical Education)
Organizer phone:5619970112
Offering type:Conference
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Host Sponsor:Metabolic Medical Institute
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With excess weight and obesity playing a primary role in a number of chronic diseases, nutrition and weight management professionals aim to help patients achieve their weight loss goals and provide patients with the tools and lifestyle changes necessary to keep the weight off and maintain a healthy body composition.

The goal of the Weight and Lifestyle Management Certification is to provide healthcare professional with a comprehensive review of bariatrics, the biological basis of obesity and associated diseases. The certificate courses focus on discussion topics that include the principles of energy balance, genetics of body weight regulation, the role of hormones and adipokiness and the function of the various metabolic pathways in the brain, liver, muscle and fat cells. Additional topics include the connection between obesity and diabetes, cardiovascular disease and other complications and how metabolic imbalance culminates in obesity.

This 4-part certification program is designed to provide healthcare professionals tools to help patients with weight-related challenges focused on two specific areas of nutrition and lifestyle challenges. Practitioners will be able to help patients identify their obstacles to change and education them about the relationship between health, balance and nutrition.

Recognize different types of eating plans utilized in bodybuilding and fitness professionals
Review a number of objective measurements including the importance of body composition in tracking
Discuss how to alternate caloric load and macronutrient shift according to goals and results
Review the importance of a pre and post workout meal
Discuss some basics of exercise prescription for those looking to optimize their physique
Learn advanced bio-marker testing for cardiovascular risk stratification and individualized treatment
Know how diet and lack of exercise induces inflammation


07:00 am - 08:00 pm

Registration Fee Details:

Physician (MD, DO, MBBS): USD 2250
Allied Health Professional: USD 2000

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Contact Person:Metabolic Medical Institute
Organizer Address 121218 Saint Andrews Blvd
Organizer Address 2Ste 302
Organizer CityBoca Raton
Organizer State: (US)Florida
Organizer State/Province: (Outside US)
Organizer Zip or Postal Code33433
Organizer CountryUnited States of America
Organizer Phone5619970112
Structural makeupOrganization
Host Sponsor; Other SponsorsMetabolic Medical Institute
Event Site/VenueThe Venetian/Palazzo Resort
Event sold out?No
Multiple locations or dates?No
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Target BoundariesInternational
Is Registration contact information the same as Organizer Contact above?Yes
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Can registration be made by snail (regular) mail?Yes
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Do you have additional written or AV materials for sale?No
If so, are they available for non-attendees as well as those attending?NA
Is full tuition necessary to ensure registration?No
Will there be shuttle service available?NA
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