GA-AACE Dinner Program

GA-AACE May Dinner Program

Monday, May 18, 2015

New Obesity Guidelines

Presented by:

W. Timothy Garvey, MD, FACE

Professor and Chair, Department of Nutrition Sciences
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Director, UAB Diabetes Research Center
Mountain Brook, AL
Date:Monday, May 18, 2015
Location:103 West
103 West Paces Ferry Rd NW
Atlanta, GA 30305
Phone: (404) 233-5993
Time:6:30 pm – 7:15 Social/Networking
7:15 pm – 8:15 pm Dinner w/Program


At the conclusion of this presentation, the attendee will be able to:
  1. Understand differences and similarities among various obesity management guidelines as advocated by professional societies.
  2. Individualize the selection of weight loss medications.
  3. Apply risk stratification to clinical decisions when using weight loss therapy to prevent and treat cardio metabolic disease.


The material presented during the Georgia Chapter of AACE dinner program is being made available by the Georgia Chapter of AACE for educational purposes only, and does not necessarily represent the only or best method or procedure appropriate for the medical situations discussed. The opinions and views expressed represent the opinions of the presenters and not necessarily those of the Georgia Chapter of AACE, AACE, or its governing body. Therefore, the Georgia Chapter of AACE and AACE disclaim any and all liability for injury or other damages resulting to an individual attending this meeting or to any third party for claims based upon the use of techniques and/or products presented by any party at this meeting.

Accreditation Statement:

This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit.


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