Family Medicine Grand Rounds - Current Conversations and Controversies in Obesity Management

Join us for the inaugural 2023-24 Family Medicine Grand Rounds on Wednesday, September 6, from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m., offered as a hybrid event, either via Microsoft TEAMS (webinar) or in-person at the Western Centre for Public Health and Family Medicine Building, Room 1150, Western University, 1465 Richmond Street, London.

Sonja M. Reichert MD, MSc, CCFP, ABOM Diplomate, will present, "Current Conversations and Controversies in Obesity Management."


The general principal learning objectives for the overall Grand Rounds in Family Medicine program are:

  1. Identify, discuss and appraise pertinent and relevant clinical family practice guidelines and literature;
  2. Identify and discuss current evidence supporting treatment of common conditions in primary care; and
  3. Discuss challenges family medicine physicians face in their current practices


Session learning objectives:

At the conclusion of these Grand Rounds, participants will be able to

1. Identify who may benefit from obesity management;
2. Identify current and future obesity management options; and
3. Review controversial obesity treatment topics.


25% interaction will be included (Q&A)

Location: MICROSOFT TEAMS webinar or in-person. An electronic appointment with MICROSOFT TEAMS details has been sent to your calendar. If you have not received an appointment, please contact

This one-credit-per-hour Group Learning program meets the certification criteria of the College of Family Physicians of Canada and has been certified by Continuing Professional Development, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry,
Western University for up to 9.0 Mainpro+ credits. Each participant should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent participating in the educational program.

This program has no commercial support.