Program Description: 

This is a quarterly lecture series to exchange ideas and viewpoints between Clinicians, Researchers (Basic, translational, and population health), and Policymakers and work towards "Decreasing the burden of obesity and metabolic diseases in Wisconsin and Beyond".

ACCME Accreditation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA Credit Designation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Hours of Participation for Allied Health Care Professionals
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this activity for up to 1.0 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.  


Target audience: 

Allied Health Care Professionals

Learning objectives: 

Attendees will be acquainted with the latest developments in:

  • Pathophysiological processes related obesity and metabolic diseases
  • Medical and Surgical treatment options for obesity and metabolic diseases
  • Prevention and policy initiatives related to obesity and metabolic diseases
Faculty & credentials: 

Activity Director: Srividya Kidambi, MD, MS

Planning Committee:
Tammy Kindel, MD, PhD
John Gould, MD

All persons in control of content have NO relevant relationships to disclose.


Roland James
Phone number: 
+1 (414) 955-4992
Series date: 
Wednesday, September 19, 2018 - 4:30pm to Friday, January 31, 2020 - 11:59pm
Series location: 
The Medical College of Wisconsin
8701 Watertown Plank Road
Milwaukee, WI 53226
United States