This summer, OAC’s Your Weight Matters Convention & EXPO is sailing to Tampa, August 1-3, for an unforgettable weekend of energizing our commitment to health — and you’re invited! We’re excited to announce that Early-bird registration and room reservations are now available so you can seal the deal and make your plans to attend.

At YWM2019, experience top of the line science-based education that will answer your everyday questions about weight and equip you to meet your goals as well as overcome your challenges. Our diverse and comprehensive Program Agenda, presented by REAL experts across the industry, has topics for everyone including:

  • Understanding What Drives Hunger: The Connection between Your Brain and Appetite
  • Exercise — How Much Does it Really Take?
  • Using Your Values to Empower Healthy Change with Acceptance-based Therapy
  • And much more! CLICK HERE to view the complete Program Agenda

YWM2019 Registration Details:

The OAC strives to keep attendance costs low because we recognize the value in high-quality weight and health education. We also have registration options to meet all needs and budgets!

With Early-bird registration discounts lasting through May 31, there’s no better time to sign-up and join us! Please keep in mind that early registration is ideal because roundtable topics (held in small group settings) and some events have a limited number of seats available. For more information about registration, please CLICK HERE.

Pricing Information:

Register Now for YWM2019!

You Could Win FREE Housing!

Early birds who register for YWM2019 before March 20 will be automatically entered to win a FREE 3-night stay at our Convention’s beautiful host hotel — the Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel and Marina in downtown Tampa.

This limited-time opportunity is valued at approximately $500, so REGISTER NOW for a chance to maximize your savings toward this can’t-miss event!

Interested in Earning CE Credits?

Our Convention is also a great place for health professionals to network with colleagues, engage with patients and gain a better understanding of the issues surrounding weight that their own patience may face. To increase the value of YWM2019 for health professionals, we’ve included registration packages with Continuing Education (CE) Credits.

Nurses and some health professionals can earn up to 18 contact hours while attending Convention, only maximizing its value! To determine your eligibility, please CLICK HERE.

Room Reservation Details:

Traveling in? YWM2019 will be held at the Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel and Marina, located right in the center of downtown along the beautiful Tampa Riverwalk.

We are proud to have secured another fantastic Room Block Rate for all 2019 Convention attendees of just $145/night (single/double occupancy). This discounted rate is available during peak Convention travel dates. For additional hotel information, please CLICK HERE.

Reserve Your Room Now!

Need Financial Assistance?

The OAC wants to make the Your Weight Matters Convention & EXPO a reality for any individual with a desire to learn more about their weight and health. That’s why we’re proud to offer our Convention Scholarship Program — an initiative designed to help individuals by awarding grants to fund or offset the associated expenses of attending.

If you’re interested in receiving financial assistance in the form of a grant to attend YWM2019, please CLICK HERE to learn more about our Convention Scholarship Program.

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