Obesity Medicine Association Applauds American Medical Association's Decision to Adopt New Anti-HCG Policy
November 15, 2016 15:30 ET | Obesity Medicine Association
DENVER, Nov. 15, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today the American Medical Association (AMA) passed policy that ensures patients with obesity will receive better care. The Obesity Medicine Association...
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American Society of Bariatric Physicians Will Change Its Name to Obesity Medicine Association
July 30, 2015 08:08 ET | Obesity Medicine Association
DENVER, July 30, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The American Society of Bariatric Physicians (ASBP) announced today that it will change its name to Obesity Medicine Association (OMA). The name change will...
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American Medical Association works to improve obesity education for physicians
June 08, 2015 21:07 ET | Obesity Medicine Association
CHICAGO, June 8, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, the American Society of Bariatric Physicians (ASBP), working with the American Medical Association (AMA), took another step toward improving the...
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Sticking to Your New Year's Weight Resolution
January 07, 2015 08:08 ET | Obesity Medicine Association
DENVER, Jan. 7, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- It's no secret that most people want to lose weight this time of year. But even if the weight comes off easily, there's still the life-long struggle to...
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AMA Policy Advocates For Patient Obesity Treatment Access
June 11, 2014 15:13 ET | Obesity Medicine Association
AMA House of Delegates adopts policy on patient access to evidence-based obesity treatment services ASBP representation in House of Delegates plays key role in policy's adoption DENVER, COLO.,...
Medical Specialty Society Offers First-ever Obesity Treatment Algorithm to Physicians
October 11, 2013 19:51 ET | Obesity Medicine Association
DENVER, Oct. 11, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, the American Society of Bariatric Physicians (ASBP) rolls out the first-ever comprehensive algorithm that navigates the physician's role in medically...
Clinical obesity medicine physicians' society applauds AMA House of Delegates for adopting policy to recognize obesity as a disease
June 19, 2013 11:44 ET | Obesity Medicine Association
DENVER, June 19, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The American Society of Bariatric Physicians (ASBP) applauds the American Medical Association (AMA) for its decision on June 18 to adopt policy that...
Obesity Medicine Physicians and Bariatric Surgeons Encouraged by FDA Approval of Qsymia
July 17, 2012 20:26 ET | Obesity Medicine Association
DENVER, July 17, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The American Society of Bariatric Physicians (ASBP) and the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) applaud the Food & Drug...