Obesity Trials: From the Metabolic Ward to the Clinic
Presented by Christopher Case, MD
- Review recently published articles conducted in the metabolic wards
- Discuss how to translate and implement these conclusions in the obesity clinic with practical weight maintenance and weight loss techniques
ABOUT THE SPEAKER: Dr. Christopher Case is a board certified endocrinologist in Jefferson City, Missouri, practicing at Jefferson City Medical Group. He received his medical degree from Saint Louis University School of Medicine; completed his residency at St. Louis University; and his fellowship at Baylor College of Medicine and MD at Anderson Cancer Center. As an endocrinologist, Dr. Case cares for patients with diabetes, obesity, osteoporosis, cholesterol disorders, and diseases of the thyroid and adrenal and pituitary glands. During his fellowship he concentrated on obesity, weight loss, metabolic syndrome and new developments in cardiovascular disease prevention. He also has an interest in clinical research as part of patient care.