Two physicians will host a lunch and learn in Jefferson City to educate community members about options for successful weight loss.
Kate Williams, a Capital Region Medical Center weight-loss management physician, and Norbert Richardson, an MU Health Care bariatric surgeon, are to present information about evidence-based treatment through nutrition, physical activity and behavior, weight-loss medications, surgical options (including risks and benefits), and long-term outcomes for surgical treatments.
The lunch and learn, titled "Lose Weight, Gain Life: Options for Successful Weight Loss," is to occur noon-1 p.m. Wednesday in the Tunnell/Wherritt Community Room, CRMC, 1125 Madison St.
The event is free, but space is limited. To register, call 573-632-5594 or visit www.crmc.org/events.
Lunch will be provided compliments of MU Health Care.