Health care provider assessment and behavioral management of overweight and obesity in adults is at a low level relative to the magnitude of the problem in the U.S. However, research shows that integrating behavior change into the practitioner’s office is possible with multifaceted solutions involving new tools, technologies and care teams.
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Continuing education courses
Today I Will continuing education courses aim to assist practitioners in building the skills and resources necessary to develop effective, practical and sustainable strategies for promoting healthy behaviors and effecting lasting weight loss and chronic disease prevention.
Utilizing science and research as the foundation for the Today I Will courses, The Cooper Institute provides an interactive learning experience that results in not only increased knowledge of facts and procedures, but also competence and performance. Join the thousands of Cooper Institute-trained health care providers who are changing lives for the better every day.
Note: Each of these online courses have been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint sponsorship of American Heart Association (AHA) and The Cooper Institute (CI). AHA is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians and physician assistants. AHA is also accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. The maximum number of credits/hours awarded for each activity is listed within the course description.