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Oct 7

SWSPHN Webinar - Preventing Obese Adults! How to Manage Overweight and Obesity in Children?

Date & Time
7 October 2021 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
(UTC+11:00) Australia/Sydney


Recognise health risks and implications associated with obesity in children.

Learning outcomes:

  • Interpret the prevalence, the health risk and implications associated with overweight and obesity in children.
  • Develop system changes within the practice to improve safety of patients with these conditions.
  • Describe best practice recommendations and management principles relevant to general practice.  
  • Develop a better understanding of the routine screening and management of childhood obesity.

Presented by:
Faye Southcombe Dietitian and Team Leader, Growing Healthy Kids Service

Slavica Krstic
Clinical Nurse Specialist, Growing Healthy Kids Service

Dr Liliane Fernandes Carchedi
GP, Bariatric Medical Practitioner and SCOPE(Strategic Centre for Obesity Professional Education) Certified Health Practitioner

Dr Mazhar Shabeena
Staff Specialist, Growing Health Kids Weight Management System Service


Approved for 3 CPD Activity points.

Contact Details
Allison Tran
4632 3000