About this Event:
In this two-part session, expert panelists will discuss ethical issues impacting access to obesity care, equity in the treatment of obesity, and policy considerations that affect individuals living with obesity. Participants will also learn how widespread obesity stigma and discrimination impacts obesity-related healthcare and policies and efforts to provide equitable treatment for obesity.
About the Speakers:
Arthur L. Caplan, Founding Director of the Division of Medical Ethics and Melanie Jay, Associate Professor, Departments of Medicine and Population Health; Director, Comprehensive Program on Obesity, NYU Grossman School of Medicine