Weight Bias and Obesity Stigma

Last updated: November 18, 2020

Course Description

This course will explore the global health challenges and stigma associated with Obesity and preventable measures to avoid diseases and deaths.

Contact Hours:  2.0

Course Price:    $20.00

Accreditation/Approval

Eagle Professional Services (EPS) is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Florida Board of Nursing, CE provider # 50-29522.

Tracking # 20-759599

About this Course

You must score 80% or better on the test and complete the course evaluation tool to earn a certificate of completion for this CE activity.  The information provided is for educational purposes.

Course Objectives

  • Background
  • Epidemiology
  • Etiology
  • Financial Burden
  • Terminology
  • Consequences of Weight Bias
  • Evidence-Based Guidelines
  • Legislation and Action
  • Opportunities for Improvement:  Reframing Obesity