The Institute Of Human Nutrition

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W. Scott Butsch, MD, MS

Dr. Butsch is an Instructor in Medicine at Harvard Medical School (HMS) and an obesity medicine physician at the Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) Weight Center. He completed a clinical nutrition fellowship at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, and was one of the two inaugural fellows of the MGH/HMS obesity medicine and nutrition subspecialty fellowship program, first established in 2007. As the vice-Chair of the Committee on Nutrition and Physical Activity in the Massachusetts Medical Society and the Chair of the Advocacy Committee for The Obesity Society (TOS), Dr Butsch actively participates at both the state and federal levels to reduce weight stigma and discrimination and improve coverage and reimbursement for the treatment of obesity.


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