Obesity Education Resources


Obesity Competencies for Medical Education – Obesity Medical Education Collaborative


Training / Courses

Overcoming bias when talking with patients who have obesity (Diversity Science e-course, AMWA members can access at no cost)

Obesity Management Learning Hub (ACP)

Obesity Prevention Source (Harvard)

Diabetes educator


Eliminating Stigma

Compassionate Conversations: Obesity (ACOG)



Patient Perspectives

We Are Faces

Beyond the Body (HealthyWomen, Black Women’s Health Imperative)



Patient Education

Facing Overweight and Obesity: A Complete Guide for Children and Adults, MGH Psychiatry Academy: Boston, 2019.




Race, ethnicity, sex, and obesity: is it time to personalize the scale? (Mayo Clin Proc. 2019)