Introduction to Bariatric Science


Bariatric Science is an evidence-based science that focuses on the research, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of obesity and its related biopsychosocial disorders. This course will explore the 20th century emergence of the obesity pandemic. Students will become familiar with the multi-factorial pathogenesis of obesity: genetic factors, the environment, psychosocial influences as well as current research that offers a multi-modality approach to management, treatment and prevention.


Project Details

  • Project Name : Introduction to Bariatric Science
  • Date : 2016-03-09
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Contact Us

The American Association of Bariatric Counselors
110 Chestnut Ridge Road,
suite 137,
Montvale, NJ 07645

Phone: 1-866-284-3682

Providing Education, Certification and Credentialing for Licensed/Registered/Certified Health & Education Professionals Specializing in Obesities Worldwide.