eLearning - The Role of the PCP in the Management of Pediatric Obesity (5-2-1-0 Principles)

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Target Audience

Physicians, Physician Assistants/ Nurse Practitioners, Pediatrics / Family Medicine


This online module will offer an introduction of the 5-2-1-0 principles. Guidance around presenting the 5210 education handout and discussing healthy lifestyle choices during a wellness visit. This module will introduce the AAP Obesity Algorithm, 5210 Toolkit and the Treatment Stages. Provide recommendations from Pediatric sub-specialists on management of co-morbidities and referrals.

Release Date: April 2, 2018
Valid Thru: April 2, 2020

The following faculty member(s) does not have significant or other financial relationships with industry/commercial supporters to disclose:

Shivani P. Mehta, MD
Mark Vanderwel, MD
Vani Gopalareddy, MD
Mary Alice Boulware, APRN, MSN, CPNP
Catherine Sechrist, MD
Donald J. Weaver, Jr., MD

Accreditation Statement
The Carolinas HealthCare System/Charlotte AHEC is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Statement
MD, DO, NP, PA: The Carolinas HealthCare System/Charlotte AHEC designates this Enduring Material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Other Participants: This Enduring Material fulfills the requirement for 0.10 Continuing Education Units (CEUs), representing 1.0 contact hours.

System Requirements
Participants who are interested in taking this eLearning course, please go to our system requirements page for more information and to test your computer and the network your computer will be on prior to registering for the class.


  • Explain the role of the PCP in prevention, assessment and management of Pediatric Obesity
  • Identify laboratory and diagnostic tests for patients at risk of obesity related co-morbidities
  • Describe specific strategies (5210 guidelines) for the management of pediatric obesity in the primary care setting


Jasmine A Mason, BSPH


Apr 2, 2018 - Apr 2, 2020
Check-In Time
6:55 AM
1.00 - AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
0.10 - CEU
Apr 2, 2018 - Apr 2, 2020
No Charge
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit