Obesity and Mental Health: Understanding the Connection
Date & Time
Thursday, July 22, 2021, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Moderator: Lesli Foster Timothy Quinn, M.D. Christine M. Crawford, M.D., MPH Ariana Chao, Ph.D., RN, CRNP

The connection between obesity and common mental health disorders is complex. Learn how discrimination, stigma and stereotypes can affect your mental health, and how chronic stress on people of color make the problem even worse

We’ll hear from leading experts about mental health conditions such as depression, anxiety and disordered eating patterns and offer guidance on how to talk about these issues with your healthcare provider.