Join childhood obesity experts, dietitians, and community physicians and partners to identify strategies to address pediatric obesity in the predominately Hispanic population we serve in South Florida.
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Betsy Shenkman
Professor and Department Chair, Health Outcomes and Policy, University of Florida; Director, Institute for Child Health Policy
Luncheon Speaker: Dr. José Fernandez
Professor and Vice Chair for Education Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham
Speakers Addressing Management and Education of Obesity in Children:
- Dr. William Muiños, Gastroenterologist
- Stephanie Quirantes, MS, RDN, LD
- Dr. Steven Melnick, Chief, Department of Pathology
- Cheryl Gimenez, PT, DPT, PCS
- Marlenne Burt, PT, MS, MBA, PCS
Nicklaus Children’s Health System is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Nicklaus Children’s Health System designates this educational activity for a maximum of 6 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.