An intensive educational experience with a strong emphasis on the practical aspects of obesity management and the role of the dietitian in inter-professional bariatric care.
This certification will build knowledge in the areas of:
• 5As of Obesity Management
• Your role(s) as part of the interdisciplinary obesity management team
• Clinical assessment and medical management of obesity
Dietitians of Canada – Les diététistes du Canada (DC)
Successful completion of this program also qualifies dietitian for the education component for the Certified Bariatric Educator (CBE) designation. The Certified Bariatric Educator program, offered by Obesity Canada, serves the public and the field of obesity medicine by maintaining standards for assessment and credentialing for allied healthcare professionals in Canada. The Certified Bariatric Educator designation signifies specialized knowledge in the principles of obesity management and distinguishes an allied healthcare professional as having achieved competency in obesity management and bariatric care.
Fees (plus taxes)
Early Bird Deadline, register by September 12, 2019
OC and/or DC member: $595.00
Full, register after September 12, 2019
OC and/or DC member: $750.00
May 21, 2019