The 4th Annual CHLA LEAH Conference

The Division of Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine is excited to announce it’s 4th annual LEAH Conference, “Body Positivity and Adolescents: Considering historical and structural influences, cultural diversity, and holistic approaches in eating and weight-related concerns.” It will be a virtual conference on Monday, April 19, 2021.

This conference is designed for those who work with adolescents and young adults who have weight and/or eating related concerns.The program’s aim is to increase attendees’ awareness of complex intersections that impact youth’s engagement in health-promoting behaviors, and to increase competency in providing effective, culturally-responsive care.

It is intended for registered dietitians, nurses, nurse practitioners, primary and subspecialty care physicians, psychologists, social workers, physical therapists, community leaders, health educators, community healthcare workers, and other interdisciplinary providers.

Full program and registration information coming soon.