Obesity Action Coalition
Anh-Vu Pham is a passionate member of the Obesity Action Coalition who is known for using his voice and personal experiences to support others in their health journeys. Like many, Anh-Vu has struggled with obesity since childhood and has used those experiences to advocate for obesity treatments, speak up against weight stigma, and help change perceptions of obesity. Before becoming an Application Programmer Analyst in his current career, he successfully managed a bariatric office and led a bariatric support group as a BSCI certified faciltator support group leader in Buffalo, New York. Since becoming an OAC member, Anh-Vu has actively recruited many new members to OAC and was also named “OAC Member of the Year” in 2018. Anh-Vu currently serves on OAC’s Membership Committee as well as the Inclusivity and Diversity Task Force, and he looks forward to growing in more leadership roles.
- Improving Obesity Nutrition Care Through Recognition of the Lived Experience
Sunday, October 17
4:00 PM – 5:30 PM