Clinical Nurse Specialist in bariatrics - Beyond Obesity
Bio: Kate is founder and director of Beyond Obesity. Kate is passionate about re-framing the way obesity is viewed in our current environment, in particular how it intersects with health and healthcare. Her study around obesity has shown the impact shame has on our physical and mental health; the provision of self-care is not intuitive.
Her topics include:
• Why diets don’t work
• Understanding the complexities of obesity
• Unpicking weight bias
• The impact of stress on obesity
• Caring for the post-surgery weight loss patient