Not only will you experience the Obesity Medicine Association’s top-rated education at Obesity Medicine 2017, but you’ll also have countless opportunities to network with your peers in the field of obesity medicine. Take advantage of your time at the conference by meeting other clinicians and learning from their personal experiences.
Mentors and their mentees can get together throughout the conference to share experiences and find answers to their questions. Many even stay in touch after the conference! To participate, sign up as a mentor or mentee on your registration form. (This program is only available to members of the Obesity Medicine Association.)
Happy Hours and Receptions
Attend our scheduled happy hour or networking reception. Enjoy mingling with other attendees and meeting new colleagues outside of the classroom, all while finding answers to your most pressing questions.
Breakfast with the Experts
Discuss the topics you’re most interested in with the experts in a more intimate group setting. Each table is assigned a topic and equipped with an expert to answer your questions. Breakfast with the Experts is always an attendee favorite!
Walk with the Doc
Don’t forget to pack your walking shoes! This event allows you to see the city and socialize with other attendees, all while learning different exercises you can teach to your patients.
Need dinner plans? If you don’t know anyone at the conference yet, visit the member center onsite to sign up to attend a dine-around. Dine-arounds allow you to network with other clinicians while enjoying Seattle’s restaurant scene. We’ll make a dinner reservation — all you have to do is sign up! (Dinner costs are the individual’s responsibility.)
Learn about the technologies, products, and services available to you as an obesity medicine clinician. Meet with exhibitors, try samples, and discover new ways to augment your patients’ individualized treatment plans.