Obesity: A Disease

Obesity: A Disease


Latest Episodes

Episode 18: Article Reviews: Gut Hormones and Obesity
June 01, 2020

Episode Description - In this episode, the OMA Chief Science Officer, Harold Bays, MD, FOMA Dipl. ABOM interviews Marisa Censani, MD, Dipl. ABOM, reviewing a recent article about the relationship between gastrointestinal hormones and obesity.

Episode 17: Clinical Conversations: Newest Endoscopic Bariatric Procedures
May 21, 2020

Episode Description - In this episode, Obesity medicine specialist and OMA clinical education director, Nicholas Pennings, DO, FOMA, Dipl. ABOM interviews Shelby Sullivan, MD, a highlighted speaker from Overcoming Obesity 2019,

Episode 16: Article Reviews: Dietary Fat Intake and Body Weight
May 04, 2020

Episode Description - In this episode, the OMA Chief Science Officer, Harold Bays, MD, FOMA Dipl. ABOM interviews Krishna Doniparthi, MD, FAARM, FOMA, reviewing a recent article about the impact of fat consumption in diet on body weight in Mediterrane...

Episode 15: Clinical Conversations: COVID-19 and Obesity
April 13, 2020

Episode Description - In this episode, the OMA Chief Science Officer, Harold Bays, MD, FOMA Dipl. ABOM interviews Lydia Alexander, MD, FOMA, Dipl. ABOM about impacts in caring for patients with obesity caused by the recent COVID-19 pandemic.

Episode 14: Article Reviews: Impact of Psychotropic Drugs on Weight Gain
April 06, 2020

Episode Description - n this episode, the OMA Chief Science Officer, Dr. Harold Bays, FOMA Dipl. ABOM interviews Dr. William McCarthy, FOMA about a recent article discussing changes in metabolic parameters and body weight in brexpiprazole-treated pati...

Episode 13: Clinical Conversations: Brown Fat in Health and Disease
March 17, 2020

Episode Description - What is brown fat and how does it impact obesity? In this episode, Obesity medicine specialist and OMA clinical education director, Nicholas Pennings, DO, FOMA, Dipl. ABOM interviews Paul Cohen, PhD, MD,

Episode 12: Article Reviews: Saturated Fat and the Human Liver
March 02, 2020

Episode Description - In this episode, OMA Chief Science Officer, Harold Bays, MD, FOMA Dipl. ABOM and Sara Karjoo, MD, Dipl. ABOM review the article Saturated Fat Is More Metabolically Harmful for the Human Liver Than Unsaturated Fat or Simple Sugars...

Episode 11: Clinical Conversations: Childhood Obesity
February 17, 2020

Episode Description - Obesity medicine specialist and OMA clinical education director, Nicholas Pennings, DO, FOMA, Dipl. ABOM interviews William Dietz, MD, PhD, a keynote speaker from Overcoming Obesity 2019,

Episode 10: Article Reviews: Dairy and Heart Disease
February 03, 2020

Episode Description - In this episode, OMA Chief Science Officer, Harold Bays, MD, FOMA Dipl. ABOM interviews Lydia Alexander, MD, FOMA, Dipl. ABOM about a recent article on the effect of eating and drinking dairy products on the risk of heart disease...

Episode 9: Clinical Conversations: Countering Food Industry Influence
January 20, 2020

Episode Description - In this episode, Obesity medicine specialist and OMA clinical education director, Nicholas Pennings, DO, FOMA, Dipl. ABOM interviews Marion Nestle, PhD, MPH, a keynote speaker from Overcoming Obesity 2019,