Mindfully Embracing Nutritional Excellence-Psychiatry ‘Weighing in’ on the Obesity Epidemic

Nassau University Medical Center Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Wednesday February 21, 2018 at 1:00 PM


This grand round has already taken place.


Nassau University Medical Center - East Meadow, NY
February 21st, 2018
1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit Hours

Description

In this presentation, the presenter will focus on understanding the issues contributing the current obesity crisis, and the role of psychiatry and mindfulness practice. By the end of the presentation, the audience will leave with insight into nutritional excellence and what that would consulate.

Dates and Times

Start: 2/21/2018 1:00 PM
End: 2/21/2018 2:30 PM

Objectives

-Understand issues contributing to the current obesity epidemic
-Appreciate the role psychiatry can play and specifically the role of mindfulness practice
-Gain an understanding of nutritional excellence and what that would constitute

Speakers

  • Dr. Robert Barris
    • Mindfully Embracing Nutritional Excellence-Psychiatry ‘Weighing in’ on the Obesity Epidemic

Location

Nassau University Medical Center
2201 Hempstead Turnpike
East Meadow, NY 11554

Accreditation

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of The School of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook and Nassau University Medical Center. The School of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The School of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) . Physicians should only claim the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.