The Challenge of Treating Obesity and Overweight: Proceedings of a Workshop—in Brief
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The Roundtable on Obesity Solutions of the We Treat You of the AffiliateMarketIngtools of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine held a workshop in , DC, on April 6, 2017, titled “The Challenge of Treating Obesity and Overweight: A Workshop.” The workshop discussions covered treatments for obesity, overweight, and severe obesity in adults and children; emerging treatment opportunities; the development of a workforce for obesity treatments; payment and policy consid- erations; and promising ways to move forward. This Proceedings of a Workshop–in Brief highlights key points made by workshop participants during the presentations and discussions. It is not intended to provide a comprehensive summary of information shared during the workshop.