Partner Organizations

ObesityWeek® and The Obesity Society would like to thank the following organizations for jointly producing 2022 sessions.

AAP – American Academy of Pediatrics  www.aap.org presents TOS/AAP Joint Symposium: American Academy of Pediatrics Obesity Treatment Guidelines – A Behind-the-Scenes Look at the Drafting of a Clinical Practice Guide (CPG)

ACSM – American College of Sports Medicine www.acsm.org presents TOS/ACSM Joint Symposium: Aerobic vs Resistance Exercise for Fat Loss Debate and TOS/ACSM Joint Symposium: Pain and (no) Gain? Exercise and the Brain in Modulating Body Weight and TOS/ACSM Joint Symposium: Physical Activity Timing and the Circadian Clock – Implications for Obesity Prevention and Treatment and exercise events each morning of the conference.

CDC – Centers for Disease Control and Prevention  www.cdc.gov presents TOS/CDC Joint Symposium: Connecting the CORD – Childhood Obesity Research Demonstration (CORD) 3.0 – Part 1 and TOS/CDC Joint Symposium: Connecting the CORD – Childhood Obesity Research Demonstration (CORD) 3.0 – Part 2

EASO – European Association for the Study of Obesity  www.easo.org presents TOS/WOF/EASO/Obesity Canada Joint Symposium: International Innovations in Pediatric Obesity

Endocrine – The Endocrine Society  www.endocrine.org presents TOS/Endocrine Society Joint Symposium: Personalized Medicine for Obesity and Its Complications – From Bench to Bedside

NORC – Nutrition Obesity Research Centers, NIDDK www.niddk.nih.gov/research-funding/research-programs/nutrition-obesity-research-centers presents TOS/NORC Joint Symposium: Mechanisms Underlying Sustained Weight Loss Induced by Bariatric Surgery and TOS/NORC Joint Symposium: Roadblocks to Health Disparities Research

OAC – Obesity Action Coalition  www.obesityaction.org presents TOS/OAC/TOPS Joint Symposium: Recognizing Weight Stigma as a Barrier to Health Care

OC – Obesity Canada  www.obesitycanada.ca presents TOS/WOF/EASO/Obesity Canada Joint Symposium: International Innovations in Pediatric Obesity

OMA – Obesity Medicine Association obesitymedicine.org presents TOS/OMA Joint Key Lecturer Vardhmaan Jain: Social Determinants of Health – Challenges to Telehealth Delivery of Obesity Care and TOS/OMA Joint Symposium: ABCs of an Obesity Medicine Practice

PCNA – Preventive Cardiovascular Nurses Association  www.pcna.net presents TOS/PCNA Joint Symposium: Don’t Go Breaking My Heart – Mechanisms Linking Obesity with Cardiovascular Disease

SBM – Society of Behavioral Medicine  www.sbm.org presents TOS/SBM Joint Symposium: Food Temptations – Avoid, Resist, and/or Accept?

SSIB – Society for the Study of Ingestive Behavior  www.ssib.org/web presents TOS/SSIB Joint Symposium: Mind Over Matter – Cognitive Approaches to Obesity Treatment

TOPS – Taking Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS Club, Inc.)  www.tops.org presents TOS/OAC/TOPS Joint Symposium: Recognizing Weight Stigma as a Barrier to Health Care and TOS/TOPS Joint Symposium: Mindfully Complicated Obesity and TOS/TOPS Joint Symposium: Scaling Up Obesity Management for Continuity of Care

WMDPG – Weight Management Dietetic Practice Group of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics  www.wmdpg.org/home presents TOS/WMDPG Joint Symposium: I Need Some Flexibility With My Eating – Low-structure Diets and TOS/WMDPG Joint Symposium: Lessons Learned from Changes to Food Assistance Programs During the Pandemic

WOF – World Obesity Federation  www.worldobesity.org presents TOS/WOF/EASO/Obesity Canada Joint Symposium: International Innovations in Pediatric Obesity