ACOG Offers CME Opportunities

In an effort to provide candidates and American Board of Obesity Medicine Diplomates access to a variety of resources dedicated to education on the topic of obesity medicine, the ABOM collaborates with numerous organizations across the United States and Canada. ABOM is pleased to include the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists on this list.

The […]

By |February 2nd, 2015|ABOM News, CME, Obesity Medicine|0 Comments

DeRosimo Contributes Book Chapter on Medical Obesity Management

Lisa DeRosimo, M.D., M.S. has served many roles with the American Board of Obesity Medicine. Currently, she sits on ABOM’s item writing committee. A private practitioner in south Florida, she focuses her medical practice entirely on obesity medicine. Because of this expertise, she was recently asked to contribute a chapter on Medical Obesity Management for a newly published […]

By |January 28th, 2015|ABOM News, Obesity Medicine|0 Comments

Columbia Offers Review Course, CME Credit

Obesity medicine specialists and doctors seeking American Board of Obesity Medicine certification now have a new exam review course and Continuing Medical Education option. For the first time, Columbia University’s Institute of Human Nutrition (IHN) is offering an exam review course for obesity medicine certification along with its longstanding Obesity course.

The full, five-day course, to […]

By |January 26th, 2015|ABOM News, CME, Obesity Medicine|0 Comments

Meet the Doctor: Dr. Lisa DeRosimo

American Board of Obesity Medicine Diplomates come from every part of the United States and Canada and work in numerous practice specialties. Some focus their entire practice on obesity medicine, while others call on their expertise on a case-by-case basis. This means there is more than one answer to the question: Who is an obesity medicine specialist? […]

By |January 19th, 2015|ABOM News, Meet the Doctor|0 Comments

ABOM Featured in OAC Magazine

From documenting the creation of the American Board of Obesity Medicine (ABOM) to introducing two Diplomates and their very different paths to certification, there is a new resource available to obesity medicine specialists and those considering the specialty. In the just published issue of Your Weight Matters Magazine, the official magazine of the Obesity Action […]

By |January 12th, 2015|ABOM News, Obesity Medicine|0 Comments

ABOM Newsletter January 2015 Volume 5

Letter From the Chair

As we welcome in a New Year and mark completion of the third year of the American Board of Obesity Medicine, I would like to highlight some of the changes and achievements that are particularly noteworthy for Diplomates to be aware of. Firstly, I encourage you to check out our upgraded website at […]

By |January 9th, 2015|ABOM News, Newsletter|0 Comments

2015 Exam Application Portal Now Open

The American Board of Obesity Medicine 2015 online exam application portal is now active on the ABOM website. Click here to begin the application process now.

2015 ABOM Certification Exam Details 

The 2015 Certification Examination for Obesity Medicine Physicians will be administered December 5 – December 12, 2015 at computer-based testing centers throughout the United States and […]

By |December 29th, 2014|ABOM News|0 Comments

ABOM Announces New Support from AGA

In an effort to provide candidates and American Board of Obesity Medicine Diplomates access to a variety of resources dedicated to education on the topic of obesity medicine, the ABOM collaborates with numerous organizations across the United States and Canada. ABOM is pleased to add the American Gastroenterological Association to this growing group.

The American Gastroenterological […]

By |December 22nd, 2014|ABOM News|0 Comments

ABOM Announces New Support from American College of Physicians

In an effort to provide candidates and American Board of Obesity Medicine Diplomates access to a variety of resources dedicated to education on the topic of obesity medicine, the ABOM collaborates with numerous organizations across the United States and Canada. ABOM is pleased to add the American College of Physicians to this growing group.

The American […]

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ABOM Certification Exams Taking Place Now

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