Working Interprofessionally for Obesity Care

Course Description

This training will help you build a working knowledge for facilitating an interdisciplinary, team-based approach to obesity management.  The training presents the range of skills needed for an interdisciplinary obesity management team and six strategies to improve interdisciplinary collaboration.

Learning Outcomes

  • Identify the range of skills needed for an effective interdisciplinary obesity management team.
  • Demonstrate how to improve services within the interdisciplinary team.

Course Duration: approximately 30 min.

Course Developers:

Viridiana Beltran, BS, Dominique Henry, BS, Kelly Mach, BS, Manny Ochoa, BS, Allison Root, MS, RD

Continuing Education: 0.5 CECH for CHES, 0.5 CNE for RNs, 0.5 CPEU for RDs

This educational activity is jointly provided by the Western Region Public Health Training Center and the University of Arizona Continuing Nursing Education.

University of Arizona Continuing Professional Education is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Continuing Nursing Education Group, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.


CHES Provider number:  99036

Disclosures:  The planners, reviewers, and authors have no declared conflicts of interest

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