Obesity Resources


Re-evaluating obesity in Mexico-lessons for the global obesity epidemic (Lancet Diabetes Endocrinol, 2022)

More to obesity than what meets the eye: a comprehensive approach to counteracting obesity stigma (Postgrad Med J, 2022)

Addressing Weight Stigma and -Weight-Based Discrimination in Children: Preparing Pediatricians to Meet the Challenge (J Pediatr, 2022)

Food as Medicine for Obesity Treatment and Management (Clin Ther. 2022)

Exploring Obesity as a Gendered Contagion: Impact on Lifestyle Interventions to Improve Cardiovascular Health (Clin Ther, 2021)

Obesity and cardiovascular disease: a scientific statement from the American Heart Association. (Circulation. 2021)

Development of Obesity Competencies for Medical Education: A Report from the Obesity Medicine Education Collaborative (Obesity, 2019)



“Obesity in Women” (AMWA Annual Meeting 2022 – Dr. Fatima Cody Stanford)

“Obesity a Global Health Crisis” (MWIA Centennial Meeting, 2019 – Dr. Katherine Saunders and Dr. Connie Newman

Obesity: Overview for Healthcare Practitioners (2019, Dr. Connie Newman, Dr. Amanda Valezquez, Dr. Farzanna Haffizulla, et. al.)

“Understanding Obesity as a Disease” (Dr. Fatima Cody Stanford – Commonwealth Fund Access)