Clinical & Business Obesity Medicine Training
Questions? Call us at 800-599-4190

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"By joining us on 
October 27th, 2018, you will gain significant insight into the clinical and financial merits afforded by obesity medicine."

-Dr. Matthew Pinto, 
CMWL Medical Director


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Located at:
Marriott Courtyard New Orleans
2 Galleria Boulevard
Metairie, LA 70001
(504) 838-3800


Questions? 
Call Marian Coletti at 914-332-4190 x200 or 
email mcoletti@cmwl.com

 

 

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1-DAY INITIAL TRAINING AGENDA

7:30 AM - 8:00 AM:
Registration / Breakfast

8:00 AM - 8:15 AM:
Intro: Why We Do What We Do

8:15 AM - 8:45 AM Obesity Medicine Case Studies:
An introduction to obesity medicine will be presented along with an obesity patient case study

8:45 AM - 9:45 AM Tools Needed For Obesity Medicine: Discover how to obtain the critical data necessary in determining a course of action with an obese patient

9:45 AM - 10:45 AM Strategies For Intensive Behavioral Intervention:
Discussion on the best counseling strategies, with an introduction to motivational interviewing

10:45 AM - 11:00 AM:
BREAK

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM: CMWL Nutrition Program Options:
Learn how to implement a low calorie diet, prescribe meal replacement programs, and handle challenging patients

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM:
LUNCH

1:00 PM - 1:30 PM ObesityTx Platform Overview:
Learn how the technology platform maximizes your time, workflow and revenue 

1:30 PM - 2:15 PM: Prescription Medications Associated With Weight Gain:
Learn how to change patients’ prescription medications to the best alternatives that promote weight maintenance

2:15 PM - 3:00 PM Anorectic Medication Prescribing Strategies:
Understanding what pharmacotherapy options are available, how to prescribe and monitor use, and a review of medico legal concerns 

3:00 PM - 3:15 PM:
BREAK

3:15 PM - 4:15 PM: The Business of Obesity Medicine 101:
Learn how leveraging the CMWL tools and a systematic approach can lead to a highly successful implementation of obesity care services in your practice

4:15 PM - 5:15 PM: Preparing To Launch Your Weight Loss Practice:
Office Setup, Program Pricing & More: Learn our proven strategies to optimize practice revenue through in-office marketing and program pricing 

NEW! 5:15 PM - 5:30 PM: SMART Maintenance Program: Learn about the new maintenance program (a framework designed to improve longterm outcomes)