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Anti-Obesity Medications: Practical Approaches to Improved Weight Health - Clinical Spotlight Meeting on Demand

This activity was planned with a goal to enable participants to be able to identify AOMS effectiveness in a contemporary weight management plan leading to improved cardiovascular health.


Accreditation Statement 

In accordance with ACCME policy, prior to participating in this activity, you must review the information on this page. 

Joint Accreditation 
In support of improving patient care, the American College of Cardiology Foundation (ACCF) is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.


Credit Statement 


The ACCF designates this online enduring material for a maximum of up to 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


The ACCF designates this educational activity for a maximum of 1.5 continuing nursing education contact hours. Nurses should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


Physician Assistants

AAPA Credit Designation Statement

The American College of Cardiology Foundation has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 1.5 AAPA Category 1 CME credits. Approval is valid until March 24, 2024. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.

Target Audience: 

The target audience for this education is prescribing health providers and advanced practice providers including physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants and pharmacists who manage CV patients in need of weight management plan. 

Important Dates: 
Date of Release: March 28, 2023
Term of Approval/Date of Expiration: March 27, 2024
Learner Objectives:  
Upon completion of this activity, you should be able to: 

  1. Review the challenges and gaps in weight management with AOMs 
  2. Identify the new AOMs including trials, MOA, adverse drug events, and other patient considerations 
  3. Recommend a practical approach to weight management that includes lifestyle and pharmacologic strategies 

Educational grant support provided by: Novo Nordisk.



Pamela Bowe Morris, MD, FACC  
Sheldon Litwin, MD, FACC 
Pam R. Taub, MD, FACC, FASPC  

Availability: On-Demand
Expires on Mar 27, 2024
Cost: FREE
Credit Offered:
1.5 CME Credits
1.5 CNE Credits
1.5 AAPA Credits
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