Advances in Aging Lecture – ‘Consequences of Obesity for Women’

Monday, February 12, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Event Location: 

UA Cancer Center Leon F. Levy Building, Room 4978
University of Arizona Health Sciences
1515 N. Campbell Ave.
Tucson, AZ 85719

Advances in Aging Research Lecture Series

CME Credit Provided by the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson | Please note room change for this month's event.

SPEAKER: Jennifer Bea, PhD, UA Assistant Professor of Medicine, UA College of Medicine - Tucson; Assistant Research Scientist, Nutritional Sciences, UA College of Agriculture and Life Sciences; and Academic and Research Coordinator, R25T Cancer Prevention and Control Translational Research Training Program, UA Cancer Center
TOPIC: “The Consequences of Obesity from Girlhood to End of Life”


Monday, Feb. 12, 2018
Noon-1 p.m. | A light lunch will be served
UA Cancer Center Room 4978
Map of UA Health Sciences/Banner - University Medical Center Campus

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The Advances in Aging Lecture Series is hosted by the University of Arizona Center on Aging Geriatric Workforce Enhancement Program in conjunction with the Division of Geriatrics, General Internal Medicine and Palliative Medicine, Department of Medicine, UA College of Medicine - Tucson. It also serves as the grand rounds lectures for the division. For the full calendar of lectures in this series, please visit this webpage or click on this PDF for a printable version.


  1. Identify cardiometabolic risks of obesity from pre-adolescent girls to young women.
  2. Understand the nuances of the relationship between body composition and mortality among post-menopausal women.

Accreditation Statement:

The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Disclosure Statement(s):

All faculty, CME planning committee members, and the CME office reviewers have disclosed that they have no financial relationships with commercial interests that would constitute a conflict of interest concerning this CME activity.

CONTACT: Rachele L. Peterson, MPH, MA, or (520) 626-5808

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