September 14, 2017 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm America/New York Timezone
Title: Obesity, Information Outside Mainstream BS
Name of Presenter: Jose Vale MD FACS CL-1
Dr Vale is a Board Certified General Surgeon with OhioHealth Marion Area Physicians
Group (formerly Smith Clinic) with 25 years of practice in our community. He is also a level 1
Crossfit trainer. He became interested in Obesity due to the increased level of illness he
witnessed in his obese patients.
Objectives of talk: Audience should experience the realization that “common knowledge” about
obesity is wrong. Realize that we live in an obesity-creating environment, and at least learn
what not to do, in order to maintain a healthy weight.

Marion Noon Kiwanis meets Thursdays at the Marion Public Library, 445 East Church St., 11:30am-1pm