In addition to mentoring graduate students and postdoctoral fellows from the Departments of Health Behavior and Nutrition, and others interested in pursuing a career related to weight management, UNC Weight Research is developing a training program for professionals. Our inaugural workshop was held in October 2016 in Chapel Hill. Check back for future dates!


Evidence-based weight management counseling: improving patient outcomes and integrating technology into your practice

This one-and-a-half day training is specifically designed for Registered Dietitians currently in practice delivering weight management treatment to update their knowledge of best practices in Comprehensive Lifestyle Treatment, learn best practices in digital delivery, and gather higher tech tools and skills to use in practice.