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Resources About the ACTION Study

Below you will find relevant educational and shareable resources on the ACTION Study and its findings, including study publications, fact sheets, and infographics. Additional resources can be found at ACTIONStudy.com.

ACTION Study publications

Resources for health care professionals

Obesity Education

For health care professionals

For people with obesity, health care professionals, & employers

ACTION Study resources for the media

Interested in learning more about the ACTION Study? Please call the media contacts listed to coordinate an interview with a member of the steering committee, and feel free to download the ACTION Study media resource available here.

Media Contacts:
Liz Skrbkova (USA)
LZSK@novonordisk.com

Jakob Jakobsen (Global)
JAJK@novonordisk.com

1. Kaplan LM, Golden A, Jinnett K, et al. Perceptions of Barriers to Effective Obesity Care: Results from the National ACTION Study. Obesity. 2017. doi:10.1002/oby.22054.

2. Golden A, Nadglowski J, Tomaszewski KJ, et al. The Importance Of Good Dialogue Between Healthcare Professionals And People With Obesity. Poster presented at: ObesityWeek 2017; October 29-November 2, 2017; Washington, DC.

3. Dhurandhar NV, Kaplan LM, Kyle TK, et al. Predictors Of Weight Loss Outcomes In Obesity Care. Poster presented at: ObesityWeek 2017; October 29-November 2, 2017; Washington, DC.

4. Kolotkin RL, Look M, Tomaszewski KJ, et al. Health-related Quality Of Life In Subgroups Of A US-based, Stratified Sample Of People With Obesity. Poster presented at: ObesityWeek 2017; October 29-November 2, 2017; Washington, DC.

5. Look M, Golden A, Kyle TK, et al. Insights and Perceptions of Obesity Management in Older People with Obesity. Poster presented at: AACE Annual Scientific & Clinical Congress; May 5, 2017; Austin, TX.

6. Kaplan L Golden A, Jinnett K, et al. Divergence in Perceptions and Attitudes among People with Obesity, Healthcare Professionals, and Employers create Barriers to Effective Obesity Management: Results of the National ACTION Study. Oral presentation presented at: ObesityWeek 2016; October 31-November 4, 2016; New Orleans, LA.

7. Golden A, Dhurandhar NV, Jinnett K, et al. Insights and Perceptions of Obesity Management in People with Obesity: Results of the National ACTION Study. Poster presented at: ObesityWeek 2016; October 31-November 4, 2016; New Orleans, LA.

8. Kaplan L, Golden A, O’Neil P, et al. Divergence of patient and clinician perceptions of obesity and weight management. Poster presented at: ObesityWeek 2015; November 2-6, 2015; Los Angeles, CA.