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Resources

Download materials to support your conversations with people living with obesity.

Resources

Download materials to support your conversations with people living with obesity.

Materials for you

Risk Assessment Tool

Risk Assessment Tool

This external tool will help you determine your patients' risk.

This external tool will help you determine your patients' risk.

Materials to watch

A library to give you insights, from starting a conversation to seeing what patients with obesity experience on a daily basis 

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Materials for your patients

Patients with obesity may find it helpful to use these worksheets to begin to understand and manage their weight. You can download and print them for in-office use or email them directly to patients.

You can also direct your patients to Truth About Weight, the site specially created for them. 

Continuing medical education

Continuing medical education (CME) is a crucial part of recognizing and treating obesity as a disease. There are several organizations that offer CME credit in obesity medicine. Their courses can help you learn more about the science of obesity and how to employ science-based clinical techniques to your practice. Many of the professional associations listed below may offer CME/IME.

Obesity specialty resources:

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics

American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS)

American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE)

Obesity Action Coalition (OAC)

American Board of Obesity Medicine (ABOM)

Obesity Medicine Association (OMA)

The Obesity Society (TOS)

Strategies to Overcome and Prevent (STOP) Obesity Alliance

The obesity-related websites on this page are independently operated and not managed by Novo Nordisk. Novo Nordisk assumes no responsibility for any information they may provide.

Primary care resources:

American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA)

American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG)

Endocrine Society (ES)

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