Treating Obesity in Primary Care: Time for Change

How the World Sees, Prevents, and Treats the Serious, Chronic Disease of Obesity

With 70% of Americans having preobesity (overweight) or obesity treatment of this endocrine disease must occur in primary care settings.This course provides the information about obesity, the pathophysiology, complications and most importantly today’s best evidence for treatment.

Your Instructor

Dr. Angela Golden, Family Nurse Practitioner
Dr. Angela Golden, Family Nurse Practitioner

Dr. Angela Golden provides clinical services as a family nurse practitioner in her own practice with a special emphasis on the treatment of obesity. She received her doctor in nursing practice from Arizona State University in Phoenix, AZ with an emphasis in evidenced based practice and health policy. She has authored and co-authored numerous peer-reviewed articles and chapters, and has presented locally, nationally and internationally on varied topics related to nursing and advanced practice with a special emphasis on health policy issues and obesity.Dr. Golden has served in leadership positions at her university, local fire department as well as non-profit professional organizations at local, state, and national levels and is a past president of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners.

Frequently Asked Questions

When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and is good for one year! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish within your year subscription.
One year from the time it is purchased
After enrolling, you have one year to complete this course - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.

Thank you for participating in this course. Please complete the evaluation for and send to me via email and I will send your course completion/CE (CME) certificate.

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