Approach to
Pediatric Obesity Lecture Series

 A Virtual Lecture Series for Pediatric Primary and Specialty Care Providers presented by the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Florida. 

Featuring Angelina Bernier, MD

Medical Director, UF Pediatric and Obesity Clinic Assistant Professor, UF Department of Pediatrics, Division of Endocrinology 

Recurring Zoom Link

Family cooking breakfast together at home


First Wednesday of every month

August 4th
September 1st 
October 6th
November 3rd
December 1st
January 5th


Same time every Wednesday

12:30 pm – 1:00 pm

Zoom Link

Same Zoom link for each lecture

Lecture Details

Presented by UF Department of Pediatrics

Sarah Westen, PhD

Aug 4th at 12:30 - 1:00 PM EST

Mental Health Surveillance and Counseling Among Patients with Obesity, Sarah Westen, PhD (Director, Diabetes Behavior Med and Psych)

Moiz Mustafa, MD

Sept 5th at 12:30 - 1:00 PM EST

Adolescent Obesity Indication for Bariatric Surgery, Dr. Moiz Mustafa

Angelina Bernier, MD

Oct 6th at 12:30 - 1:00 PM EST

Irregular Menses and PCOS, Dr. Angelina Bernier 

Amy Aponick, RD

Nov 3rd at 12:30 - 1:00 PM EST

The Macro and Micro of Nutrition, Amy Aponick, MPH, RDN, LDN, CDE (Dietitian and Diabetes Educator) 

Tim Foster, MD

Dec 1st at 12:30 - 1:00 PM EST

Insulin Resistance & Prediabetes — Metformin Titration Practical Tips, Dr. Tim Foster

Michelle Cardel, PhD, RD

Jan 5th at 12:30 - 1:00 PM EST

Intermittent Fasting, Michelle Cardel, PhD, MS, RD, FTOS (Associate Director, Center for Integrative Cardiovascular and Metabolic Disease/Director, Global Clinical Research & Nutrition, WW International, Inc.)

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