Upcoming Events

October’s CHP Friday Colloquium:

“Anti-Fat Bias in the Medical System”

October 20, 2017 at 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

Location TBD

Summary:  Our distinguished guest panel will discuss the concepts of “anti-fat bias” and “thin idealization” in the medical system (and other environments) to bring awareness to the impact on patients’ physical and mental health.

Panel Members:

  • ​​Gwendolyn Hasse, RN, MSN, CBN (Bariatric Nurse Coordinator at UFHealth)

  • Ashby Walker, Ph.D. (Director for Health Equity Initiatives at UF Diabetes Institute​)

  • Kelly Ulmer, M.Ed./Ed.S. (Registered Mental Health Counseling Intern at UFHealth Eating Disorders Clinic and UF Health Medical Psychology)​

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