ACTION Study Resources for the Media

ACTION Study Resources for the Media

Interested in learning more about the ACTION study? Please reach out to the media contacts to coordinate an interview with a member of the steering committee, and feel free to download the ACTION study media resources available here.

Media Contacts:
Liz Skrbkova (USA)
LZSK@novonordisk.com

Jakob Jakobsen (Global)
JAJK@novonordisk.com

Press Releases

November 3, 2016

New study showed that only 55% of people with obesity have received a formal obesity diagnosis.

November 3, 2016

New study showed that only 55% of people with obesity have received a formal obesity diagnosis.

November 4, 2015

New study finds that many people with obesity consider themselves healthy despite having obesity-related comorbidities.

November 4, 2015

New study finds that many people with obesity consider themselves healthy despite having obesity-related comorbidities.

ACTION Study Backgrounder

ACTION Study Backgrounder

ACTION Study Backgrounder

This backgrounder includes details on the ACTION study objectives, design, participants, and enrollment criteria.

This backgrounder includes details on the ACTION study objectives, design, participants, and enrollment criteria.

ACTION Study Perspectives

Learn more about the ACTION study and its value to the obesity community by viewing any one of the videos here.

This video provides a brief overview of the rationale, objectives, and design of the ACTION study and features brief comments from all steering committee members.

Steering Committee Member Perspectives

Each steering committee member shares his or her perspective on ACTION here.
 

Joseph Nadglowski

Joseph Nadglowski

President
Obesity Action Coalition (patient advocacy)

President
Obesity Action Coalition (patient advocacy)

Ted Kyle, RPh, MBA

Ted Kyle, RPh, MBA

Board of Directors
Obesity Action Coalition (patient advocacy)

Board of Directors
Obesity Action Coalition (patient advocacy)

Nikhil V. Dhurandhar, PhD

Nikhil V. Dhurandhar, PhD

Obesity medicine specialist
Past president, The Obesity Society

Obesity medicine specialist
Past president, The Obesity Society

Thomas Parry, PhD

Thomas Parry, PhD

Co-founder and president
Integrated Benefits Institute (employers)

Co-founder and president
Integrated Benefits Institute (employers)

Kimberly Jinnett, PhD

Kimberly Jinnett, PhD

Executive vice president
Integrated Benefits Institute (employers)

Executive vice president
Integrated Benefits Institute (employers)

Ronette L. Kolotkin, PhD

Ronette L. Kolotkin, PhD

Quality of Life Consulting

Quality of Life Consulting

Lee M. Kaplan, MD, PhD

Lee M. Kaplan, MD, PhD

Obesity medicine specialist
Massachusetts General Hostpital

Obesity medicine specialist
Massachusetts General Hostpital

Michelle Look, MD, FAAFP

Michelle Look, MD, FAAFP

Primary care specialist
Diplomate, American Board of Obesity Medicine

Primary care specialist
Diplomate, American Board of Obesity Medicine

Angela Golden, DNP, FNP-C, FAANP

Angela Golden, DNP, FNP-C, FAANP

Nurse practitioner from Home, LLC
Past president, American Association of Nurse Practitioners

Nurse practitioner from Home, LLC
Past president, American Association of Nurse Practitioners