Obesity Algorithm

The Obesity Medicine Association (OMA) provides health care professionals with an algorithm that guides the treatment of patients with obesity. The algorithm combines scientific evidence, medical literature, and clinical experience…

Physical Activity Guidelines

Document from US Department of Health and Human Services describes the amounts and types of physical activity needed to maintain or improve overall health and reduce the risk of chronic…

The Gaining Health Podcast

In this podcast, host and obesity medicine specialist Karli Burridge, PA-C, FOMA, interviews leaders and trailblazers in the field of obesity medicine to discuss how we can get to the…

Healthy People 2030: Overweight and Obesity

Healthy People 2030 is our nation’s 10-year plan for addressing our most critical public health priorities and challenges. Read about the plan’s objectives related to overweight and obesity.

Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Resources

Obesity affects two of every three patients treated by PAs. Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) is the leading funder of patient-centered comparative clinical effectiveness research (CER) in the United…