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American Board of Obesity Medicine Company Profile

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The American Board of Obesity Medicine (ABOM) serves the public and the field of obesity medicine through the examination and certification of candidate physicians who seek recognition of their accomplishments and knowledge in obesity medicine. Physicians who complete the ABOM certification process are designated Diplomates of the American Board of Obesity Medicine. To find an ABOM-certified obesity medicine physician, search our directory of diplomates. For more information about how ABOM certification can benefit you or your practice, visit www.abom.org, call 303-770-9100 or connect with us on Facebook, Twitter or LinkedIn.


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Research journal publishes first-ever obesity-focused education competencies

(Obesity Medicine Association) Research journal publishes the study 'Development of Obesity Competencies for Medical Education: A Report from the Obesity Medicine Education Collaborative' which outlin...

How to help physicians end maintenance of certification nationwide

Physicians who are board-certified by one of the American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS) 24-member boards saw their lifetime certification change to time-limited certification in 1990. Several cl...

Obesity Screening

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Asthma may protect against obesity in African American teens living in disadvantaged neighborhoods

A first-of-its-kind study led by researchers at LSU Health New Orleans Schools of Public Health and Medicine found that asthma may protect against obesity among African American female adolescents liv...

Obesity Medicine Association to launch OMA local chapters in early 2020

(Obesity Medicine Association) The Obesity Medicine Association (OMA), the largest organization of healthcare providers dedicated to the clinical treatment of the disease of Obesity, today announced t...

Close to half of US population projected to have obesity by 2030

(Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health) Researchers predict a marked rise in American adults with obesity or severe obesity in ten years. Severe obesity -- once a rare condition -- is projected to...

Recommendations Developed for Obesity Hypoventilation Syndrome

WEDNESDAY, Aug. 7, 2019 -- In an official American Thoracic Society clinical practice guideline, published in the Aug. 1 issue of the American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, recomm...

Addressing the evidence behind various therapeutic options for adolescents with obesity

As rates of adolescent obesity continue to rise, choice of treatment needs to be guided by the severity of obesity, psychosocial factors, comorbidities and patient's age and pubertal status, according...

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Motivation for Participation in the American Board of Family Medicine Certification Program.

Board certification programs have been criticized as not relevant to practice, not improving patient care, and creating additional burdens on already overburdened physicians. Many physicians may feel ...

Correlating Transfusion Medicine In-Service Examination Scores With Outcomes of the American Board of Pathology Transfusion Medicine Subspecialty Certifying Examination.

The Transfusion Medicine In-Service Examination (TMISE) is offered twice a year to transfusion medicine (TM) fellows. We examined the relationship between TMISE scores and outcomes of the American Boa...

Association of Demographic and Program Factors With American Board of Surgery Qualifying and Certifying Examinations Pass Rates.

American Board of Surgery board certification requires passing both a written qualifying examination and an oral certifying examination. No studies have been conducted assessing the effect of sociodem...

Society of Hospital Medicine Position on the American Board of Pediatrics Response to the Pediatric Hospital Medicine Petition.

Endoscopic Services in the United States: By Whom, for What, and Why?

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Evaluating the Link Between Neighborhood Environments and Obesity Among African American Women

African American women have higher rates of obesity than women of any other racial or ethnic group in the United States. Obesity can have many causes, including genetic and environmental f...

Molecular Tumor Board at the Center for Personalized Medicine Tübingen

Molecular Tumor Board at the Center for Personalized Medicine

A Research Study Looking at a New Study Medicine (NNC0194-0499) for Weight Control in People With Overweight or Obesity

This study looks at a new study medicine for weight control in people with overweight or obesity. The aim of this study is to see if the study medicine is safe for people to take. The stud...

Community-based Obesity Treatment in African American Women After Childbirth

The purpose of this study is to determine the effect of the community-based obesity treatment (PP), compared to usual care (UC), on changes in maternal weight over 12 months.

Health & Culture Project: Cultural Factors Underlying Obesity in African-American Adolescents

The overall goal of this study is to examine the relationships between cultural identity and identity-based motivation, physical activity, diet and obesity risk in African-American adolesc...

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American Board of Obesity Medicine

The American Board of Obesity Medicine (ABOM) serves the public and the field of obesity medicine through the examination and certification of candidate physicians who seek recogn...

Northwest Asthma & Allergy Center

Northwest Asthma & Allergy Center (NAAC) has clinics in Washington and Alaska that specialize in the diagnosis and treament of asthma, allergies, ear and sinus problems, excema, hives, recurrent infec...

The Obesity Society

The Obesity Society (www.obesity.org) is the leading scientific organization in North America dedicated to the study of obesity. The Obesity Society is committed to encouraging research on the causes ...

365mc Networks Inc.

365mc is a liposuction specialty hospital in Korea. It is also a network of 17 branch clinics in addition to its main hospital, boasting the cutting-edge infrastructure for...

Vein Center Houston

Mario O. Kapusta, M.D., Vein Center Houston founder, is also board certified by The American Board of Surgery, The American Board of Thoracic Surgery and The American Board of Ven...

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