NEW: Register for the Family Medicine Conference (FMC) and get access to our exclusive bonus webinar: Canadian Adult Obesity Clinical Practice Guidelines Updates with Dr. Ali Zentner on Wednesday, September 16 at 6:00 pm PDT.
Once you have registered for the conference, or if you have already registered, please RSVP for the webinar by emailing Ian Tang, Event Manager. You will receive an email link to the webinar the day before the presentation. This webinar is exclusive to FMC registrants.
FMC Bonus Webinar
Canadian Adult Obesity Clinical Practice Guidelines Updates
Dr. Ali Zentner, MD, FRCPC, Diplomate ABOM
In this one-hour webinar, Dr. Zentner will provide an overview of the new Canadian Clinical Practice Guidelines for Obesity, helping us to better understand the approach to obesity in clinical practice. Dr. Zentner will guide attendees in developing key tools to use in everyday practice (especially with telemedicine) to engage in a conversation with patients about obesity.
About the speaker
Dr. Ali Zentner practises internal medicine and is a specialist in cardiac risk management and obesity medicine. She has successfully treated thousands of obese and overweight patients, and has lost 175 lbs herself. Dr. Zentner was the medical expert on the hit CBC reality series Village on a Diet and is a contributor to CBC’s Live Right Now campaign as well as a frequent guest expert on CBC’s The National and The Steven and Chris Show. She is the medical correspondent to Global National.
More about the Family Medicine Conference
Read about the full conference lineup, including diverse plenary and breakout sessions to support you in caring for the whole person — and caring for yourself. You will have the option to customize your day to focus on your own areas of interest and specialization.
The conference is a full-day virtual event. This one-credit-per-hour Group Learning program has been certified by the College of Family Physicians of Canada and the BC Chapter for up to 5.25 Mainpro+® credits.
We look forward to welcoming you to this year’s Family Medicine Conference.