March 2013 – News from the OAC

Your Weight Matters 2013 Convention Launch Set for March 11th The Your Weight Matters National Convention has set the mark for the premier educational event offering attendees the latest evidence-based information on weight and health. On March 11th, the OAC will unveil ALL the details for the 2013 Convention. From Convention...



Your Weight Matters Convention set for August 15-18, 2013, in Phoenix

OAC’s Your Weight Matters NATIONAL Convention set for August 15-18, 2013, in Phoenix, Arizona Tampa, Fla. – The Obesity Action Coalition (OAC) is excited to announce the date and location of the 2nd Annual Your Weight Matters National Convention. The Convention will take place August 15 – 18, 2013 in Phoenix at the Arizona Grand...



OAC Hosts Successful Convention

Obesity Action Coalition’s Your Weight Matters National Convention “Explore. Discover. Empower.” Provides Ground-breaking Education to Hundreds of Individuals Concerned with Weight and Health Tampa, Fla. – In late October, Obesity Action Coalition (OAC) members from more than 34 states gathered in Dallas, Texas, for a ground-breaking health and weight educational convention. The Convention...



November 2012 – News from the OAC

Obesity Action Coalition Honors Extraordinary Members at 1st Annual OAC Awards Dinner On October 27, during the Your Weight Matters Inaugural Convention, the OAC recognized some of our outstanding members at the 1st Annual OAC Awards Dinner. The OAC presented six members with the following OAC awards based on...



October 2012 – News from the OAC

OAC and Obesity PPM Webinar 5 Download Now Available On Sept. 13, the OAC and Obesity PPM hosted webinar 5, “Community & Lifestyle Planning and Obesity.” This webinar provided an in-depth look at the relationship between community planning, an active lifestyle and obesity prevention. Our guest speaker for this...



September 2012 – News from the OAC

Inaugural Convention Early-bird Registration Deadline Extended – The OAC is excited to announce that we have extended the early-bird registration deadline for our Inaugural Your Weight Matters National Convention. You now have until Wednesday, September 12 to take advantage of early-bird pricing! Register now through September 12 to save...



Ground-breaking Weight and Health Conference Oct. 25-28

Ground-breaking Weight and Health Conference Set to Take Place in Dallas, Texas, October 25-28, 2012 “Explore. Discover. Empower.” – Join the Obesity Action Coalition (OAC) for the Inaugural Your Weight Matters National Convention Tampa, Fla. – Today, more than 93 million Americans are affected by the disease of obesity. Many...



August 2012 – News from the OAC

OAC Inaugural Convention: Less than Three Months Away Our Inaugural Convention is quickly approaching! This year’s meeting is already shaping up to be a tremendous success, with more than 100 registrants already signed-up, and we still have three months left to go! Our full Convention Program agenda is online...



July 2012 – News from the OAC

OAC Exhibits at the 29th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) June 18-21, the OAC was in attendance at the 29th Annual Meeting of the ASMBS in San Diego. We had an exhibit booth where we showcased our educational materials and educated new...



June 2012 – News from the OAC

Obesity Care Continuum (OCC) Exhibits at Weight of the Nation Conference May 7-9, the OAC exhibited with the Obesity Care Continuum (OCC) at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) Weight of the Nation Conference, held in Washington, DC. Together, we were able to share the message that...



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