Training for Healthcare Professionals

Part 2: The Role of Primary Care in the Treatment of Patients with Eating Disorders

Part 2 of NCEED’s Eating Disorders in Primary Care series, this webinar discusses how to manage eating disorders in primary care through early intervention, referral for specialty treatment, and coordination of care during ongoing treatment.

Webinar Details

Audience: Primary care and behavioral health providers serving children, adolescents, and young adults
Duration: 1 hour
Cost: Free
Credit: 1 CE Credit or 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
Expiration: June 30, 2021

Learning Objectives

  • Discuss common physical symptoms and medical complications of eating disorders
  • Describe the barriers to detecting eating disorders
  • Identify preferred disciplines to include in comprehensive care teams and the role of each member in the care continuum
  • List appropriate levels of referrals and how to augment expert consultation

Registration and CE Credit

Please complete the registration form before watching the webinar. 

To receive 1 CE Credit:

1. Complete the registration form above.
2. View the webinar video below.
3. Complete the evaluation survey.
4. Complete the post-test.
5. You will receive a certificate with your 1 CE Credit by email within 7 business days.
To receive 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit:
1. Complete the registration form above.
2. View the webinar video below.
3. Complete the evaluation survey.

4. You will receive an email with steps to obtain your 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit one week after completion of your evaluation survey.

The School of Medicine of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The National Center of Excellence for Eating Disorders (NCEED) is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. NCEED maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

The School of Medicine of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill designates this internet enduring activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This activity has been planned and implemented under the sole supervision of the course director, Jean Doak, PhD, in association with the UNC Office of Continuing Professional Development (UNC CPD). The course director, planning committee members, content developers, and CPD staff have no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests as defined by the ACCME.

If you have questions, contact us at info@nceedus.org

“Eating Disorders in Primary Care” is a 4-part webinar series developed in partnership with the California Primary Care Association (CPCA) to increase health center capacity to detect and treat eating disorders and to increase public knowledge and awareness of these illnesses. 

Presenters

Martha Perry
Dr. Martha Perry
Medical Director
UNC Children’s Primary Care Clinic
 
Stephanie Zerwas
Dr. Stephanie Zerwas
Associate Professor
UNC Center of Excellence for Eating Disorders
 

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    Presenters

    Sara Forman, MD
    Director, Outpatient Eating Disorders Program
    Boston Children’s Hospital
    Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
    Harvard Medical School

    Holly Gooding, MD, MSc
    Physician—Adolescent/ Young Adult Medicine
    Boston Children’s Hospital
    Assistant Professor of Medicine & Pediatrics
    Harvard Medical School

    Webinar Details

    Audience: Primary care providers serving children, adolescents, and young adults
    Duration: 1 hour
    Cost: Free
    Credit: 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit is available

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