About the Obesity Resource Center

Mission Statement

The principal outcome and therapeutic target in the treatment of obesity should be to improve the health of the patient by preventing or treating weight-related complications using weight loss, not the loss of body weight per se.

Obesity Resource Center Committee

Alan Garber, MD, PhD, FACE - Chair

W. Timothy Garvey, MD, FACE - Vice Chair

Etie S. Moghissi, MD, FACE, FACP - Vice Chair

Elise Brett, MD, FACE, CNSC, ECNU

Elena A. Christofides, MD, FACE

Janet McGill, MD, FACE

Jeffrey I. Mechanick, MD, FACN, FACP, FACE, ECNU

Karl Nadolsky, DO