2018 Public Policy Comments

  • March 19 – OCAN comments regarding the USPSTF draft recommendation and evidence review regarding “Weight Loss to Prevent Obesity-Related Morbidity and Mortality in Adults: Behavioral Interventions,” where OCAN urges the USPSTF to amend its formal recommendation statement to: “The USPSTF recommends that clinicians offer or refer adults with obesity for evidence-based treatments including: intensive multi-component behavioral interventions, obesity pharmacotherapy, and surgery. To view the full comment, CLICK HERE.