Deborah Bade Horn DO, MPH, MFOMA is the Medical Director at the UT Center for Obesity Medicine and Metabolic Performance and clinical assistant professor in the Department of Surgery at the University of Texas McGovern Medical School in Houston. She is also the Program Director for the Allison Family Foundation Fellowship in Clinical Obesity Medicine and Metabolism. Dr. Horn presents both nationally and internationally on the topics of obesity diagnosis and treatment, physical activity, anti-obesity pharmacotherapy and the effects of obesity on related conditions. As author or co-author, Dr. Horn’s work has been published in peer-reviewed medical journals, book chapters, and is regularly interviewed for her local community and national media on the health care coverage, diagnosis, and treatment of obesity.