To take this course your professional license must be in good standing, and verification must be provided. To be eligible for professional credits, you must attend all of the live sessions
The Canadian Advanced Learning in Bariatric Care (Calibre) course is designed to enhance and upgrade the knowledge of physicians in obesity management. This course is ideal for physicians who want to integrate and implement obesity management into their current practice and who are looking for tools and resources on how to respectfully and sensitively manage obesity. Calibre has been designed to inform the process and standard of care for people living with obesity.
Topics that will be covered in this course include:
- Determinants of obesity and pathophysiology of obesity
- Communication, weight bias, stigma & discrimination
- Evidence based obesity treatments
- Goal setting, outcomes & changing tactics
This course has undergone a review from a patient advisory committee to include perspectives from people living with obesity.
This program was co-developed and planned by The Canadian Society of Endocrinology and Metabolism, The European Association for the Study of Obesity, and Obesity Canada to achieve scientific integrity, objectivity, and balance.