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Weight Control in 12 Weeks Group Program (CUIMC)

February 5, 2020
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Herbert Irving Pavilion, 161 Fort Washington Ave., New York, NY 10032 5th floor, Room 512
Columbia University’s Weight Control Center, part of Columbia Endocrinology, is offering an intensive and interactive, registered dietitian-led weight management group to faculty and staff this spring. In a small group setting intended to give each participant a voice and individualized attention, participants will set realistic goals and an action plan to enable new, healthier habits, and success on their weight loss journey. *Weekly participation is recommended to enable success for all participants in the group. This intensive program is intended to support those looking to at least lose 3-5% of body weight. Dates: 2/5, 2/19, 2/26, 3/4, 3/11, 3/18, 3/25, 4/1, 4/8, 4/22, 4/29, 5/6 ** No Class 2/19 and 4/15** Instructor: Jamie Leskowitz, MS RD, is the Registered Dietitian and Certified Diabetes Educator practicing at the Weight Control Center. Specializing in weight management in patients with metabolic disorders, including pre-diabetes, type 2 diabetes, and cardiac conditions, Jamie supports her patients in achieving a healthy weight by encouraging healthy and sustainable lifestyle practices. Fee: $60 per week, which is covered by Columbia University’s health plan, United Healthcare. Please check with your insurance carrier to ensure coverage of Medical Nutrition Therapy or Counseling by a Registered Dietitian prior to registration. For more information about this program, contact the Weight Control Center: 212-305-5568.

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