Thank You to Our YWM2022 National Sponsors

Thank you for taking the time to visit and learn more about our Convention National Sponsors. Without their support, the OAC wouldn’t be able to provide you with this incredible educational experience and we want to thank them for their contributions. Here you can learn more about our incredible sponsors and why they support the OAC.


Gold Sponsors


Boehringer Ingelheim logo
Making new and better medicines for humans and animals is at the heart of what we do. Our mission is to create breakthrough therapies that change lives. Since its founding in 1885, Boehringer Ingelheim is independent and family-owned. We have the freedom to pursue our long-term vision, looking ahead to identify the health challenges of the future and targeting those areas of need where we can do the most good.

As a world-leading, research-driven pharmaceutical company, with around 52,000 employees, we create value through innovation daily for our three business areas: Human Pharma, Animal Health, and Biopharmaceutical Contract Manufacturing. In 2020, Boehringer Ingelheim achieved net sales of around 22.33 billion USD (19.57 billion EUR). Our significant investment of over 4.2 billion USD (3.7 billion EUR) in 2020 (18.9% of net sales) in R&D drives innovation, enabling the next generation of medicines that save lives and improve quality of life.

We realize more scientific opportunities by embracing the power of partnership and diversity of experts across the life-science community. By working together, we accelerate the delivery of the next medical breakthrough that will transform the lives of patients now, and in generations to come.

Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc., based in Ridgefield, CT, is the largest U.S. subsidiary of Boehringer Ingelheim Corporation and is part of the Boehringer Ingelheim group of companies. In addition, there are Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health in Duluth, GA and Boehringer Ingelheim Fremont, Inc. in Fremont, CA.

Boehringer Ingelheim is committed to improving lives and strengthening our communities. Please visit www.boehringer-ingelheim.us/csr to learn more about Corporate Social Responsibility initiatives.

For more information, please visit www.boehringer-ingelheim.us, or follow us on Twitter @BoehringerUS.



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Lilly is a global health care leader that unites caring with discovery to create medicines that make life better for people around the world. We were founded more than a century ago by a man committed to creating high-quality medicines that meet real needs, and today we remain true to that mission in all our work. Across the globe, Lilly employees work to discover and bring life-changing medicines to those who need them, improve the understanding and management of disease, and give back to communities through philanthropy and volunteerism.

To learn more about Lilly, please visit us at lilly.com and lilly.com/news.

Eli Lilly and Company’s Obesity Care Page: Lilly’s Approach to Obesity



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Gold Sponsor - Novo Nordisk

Novo Nordisk, a global healthcare company, has been committed to discovering and developing innovative medicines to help people with serious chronic conditions lead longer, healthier lives with fewer limitations. We’re working toward a future where fewer people get chronic diseases, everyone is diagnosed, and all patients receive adequate treatment.

For more information, visit novonordisk.us or follow us on FacebookTwitter and Instagram.



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Bronze Sponsors


Currax is a specialty biopharmaceutical company focused on enhancing the lives of patients by expanding access to life-changing medications that treat diseases such as obesity, acute migraine, and insomnia.

The Currax portfolio includes the number one prescribed oral weight-loss brand the US. Thank you for stopping by to learn more about Currax!

To learn more about Currax’s therapy to manage obesity please email us at [email protected] or visit our website: www.ReadytoChangeTeam.com



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Geisinger Healthcare System is an integrated health system of top-notch services and providers that are committed to providing the best care possible – primary care, specialists, hospitals and trauma centers, insurance, medical education, research and more. As one of the nation’s largest health services organizations, Geisinger serves millions of residents throughout Pennsylvania and New Jersey.

With a focus on patients and communities, Geisinger is dedicated not just to improving care, but also testing and sharing innovation that works. Geisinger performs cutting-edge research in the areas of genetics and precision medication, which help to advance clinical knowledge and bring promising treatments to the forefront – including care and treatment for the disease of obesity.

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Rhythm Pharmaceuticals logo
Rhythm Pharmaceuticals is a commercial-stage biopharmaceutical company committed to transforming the care of patients living with rare genetic diseases of obesity. Rare genetic diseases of obesity have two hallmark symptoms, early onset obesity and insatiable hunger, also known as hyperphagia. They may be diagnosed with genetic testing. You can learn more about rare genetic diseases of obesity at leadforrareobesity.com and genetic testing at uncoveringrareobesity.com/patient



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Wondr Health is a digital behavior change program for the whole person. The program helps people improve their mental and physical wellbeing by providing behavior change skills and tools in order to improve lives and prevent and reduce the cost and impact of chronic health conditions. Learn more at wondrhealth.com.



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WW (formerly Weight Watchers) is a human-centric technology company powered by the world’s leading commercial weight management program. As a global wellness company, we inspire millions of people to adopt healthy habits for real life. Through our comprehensive digital app, expert Coaches and engaging experiences, members follow our proven, sustainable, science-based program focused on food, activity, mindset and sleep. Leveraging nearly six decades of expertise in nutritional and behavioral change science, providing real human connection and building inspired communities, our purpose is to democratize and deliver holistic wellness for all.

To learn more about the WW approach to healthy living, please visit ww.com.

For more information about our global business, visit our corporate website at corporate.ww.com



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