Dr. Clara Ramirez De Jerez and Dr. Dale Jerez, married, medical doctors from McAllen, TX, have been awarded National Board Certification by the American Association of Bariatric Counselors (AABC). After completing a specialized training and education program they were recently credentialed as Board Certified Bariatric Counselors (CBC).
Both Drs. Clara and Dale Jerez are administrators and health educators at ABC Primary Home Care Services, LLC in McAllen TX., as well as bariatric practitioners at Family Medical Clinic in Reynosa, Mexico. They both have special interest in best practices for the care and treatment of all forms of obesities and have enhanced their medical education and have become credentialed senior fellows with the American Association of Bariatric Counselors.
BOARD CERTIFICATION AND CREDENTIALING STANDARDS
The American Association of Bariatric Counseling is an official US Federal not-for-profit, professional fellowship association dedicated to the advancement of bariatric science education and to the enhancement of obesity care and treatment. Founded in 2005, AABC is the world’s largest association exclusively representing professional multi-disciplinary bariatric counselors. Board Certification by AABC affirms that their credentialed fellows are licensed/registered/certified health or education professionals that have completed a specialized academic program in Bariatric Science and must continue their specialized education and training to maintain their Board Certification.