Medical Management of Eating Disorders - Cal Poly Training

September 15, 2021

The first hour of the 4 hour training is a general lecture about general overview of eating disorders for college health staff at California Polytech. The final 3 hours in an individualized workshop for medical providers who will be caring for students with eating disorders, including in depth teaching about separate eating disorders and their medical complications, as well as motivational interviewing for patients with eating disorders.

Intended Audience

This activity is designed for physicians, nurses, social workers, physician assistants, psychologists, and other health care staff at Cal Poly student health services. 

Learning Objectives

As a result of this educational activity, learners as members of the healthcare team will be able to:

  • List the diagnostic criteria for the different eating disorders, including Anorexia Nervosa, Bulimia Nervosa, Binge Eating Disorder, Avoidant/Restrictive Eating Disorder, and Other Specified Feeding and Eating Disorders
  • Identify the criteria for medical admission for a patient with an eating disorder
  • Describe potential health outcomes for patients with eating disorders in the context of socioeconomic status and other potential biases.
  • Differentiate between the levels of care for patients with eating disorders
  • Identify strategies for communicating with interprofessional team members
  • Identify strategies for communicating with a patient with eating disorders, incorporating weight-inclusive care, cultural issues and health beliefs, and motivational interviewing.
Course summary
Registration opens: 
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Event starts: 
09/15/2021 - 7:30am CDT
Event ends: 
09/15/2021 - 12:00pm CDT

Policy on Disclosure

It is the policy of the University of Wisconsin–Madison Interprofessional Continuing Education Partnership (ICEP) to identify, mitigate and disclose all relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies* held by the  speakers/presenters, authors, planners, and other persons who may influence content of this accredited continuing education (CE).  In addition, speakers, presenters and authors must disclose any planned discussion of unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices during their presentation.

For this accredited continuing education activity all relevant financial relationships have been mitigated and detailed disclosures are listed below.

*Ineligible companies are those whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on, patients.

The ACCME does not consider providers of clinical services directly to patients to be commercial interests.

Discloser List CME Internal Report

Accreditation Statement

In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by the University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP and Cal Poly. The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP 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.

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