Eating Disorders in Primary Care

February 29, 2024

The Physician Relations Lecture Series is an educational event offered periodically throughout 2024. Each session will explore specialized topics in the field of pediatric medicine, featuring talks and discussions from leading experts. 

Target Audience

Physicians, Advanced Practice Providers and other interested community pediatric healthcare providers

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity participants should be able to:

  • Describe the medical assessment and monitoring of youth presenting with eating concerns in the primary care setting.
  • Review brief components of Family Based Treatment in the primary care setting to address eating concerns with both the patient and the family.
  • Discuss DSM5 diagnostic criteria of common eating disorders in childhood and adolescence and best practices for psychopharmacology management.   
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
02/29/2024 - 12:00pm MST
Event ends: 
02/29/2024 - 1:00pm MST
Children's Hospital Colorado - Virtual
Aurora, CO 80045
United States

Kim Sheffield, PhD
Licensed Clinical Psychologist, Eating Disorders Program;
Assistant Professor, University of Colorado School of Medicine
Children’s Hospital Colorado


Planners, faculty, and others in control of content (either individually or as a group) have no relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies.

Children’s Hospital Colorado is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Children’s Hospital Colorado designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 Attendance


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