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-- Metabolic/Bariatric Agenda

 

Minimally Invasive Surgery Symposium (MISS) Agenda
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Thursday, March 8, 2018

METABOLIC/BARIATRIC SURGERY SESSION I
The Science

11:45 - 12:00 PM

 

The Gut Microbiome and Chronic Disease

12:00 - 12:15 PM

 

Gut Microbiome and Implications in Bariatric Surgery

12:15 - 12:30 PM

 

Obesity and Cancer : Most Underated Comorbidity of Obesity

12:30 - 12:45 PM

 

Q&A/Panel with Faculty

12:45 - 1:45 PM

 

Lunch Symposuium

1:45 - 2:15 PM

 

Dessert Break in Exhibit Hall

 

METABOLIC/BARIATRIC SURGERY SESSION II
Hot Topics

2:15 - 2:30 PM

 

New Data on Cancer Reduction after Bariatric Surgery-Most Underrated Benefit of Bariatric Surgery (Ann Surg 2017)

2:30 - 2:45 PM

 

12-Year Weight Loss and Diabetes Remission after Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass (NEJM 2017)

2:45 - 3:00 PM

 

Surgical Management of Weight Regain after Bariatric Surgery

3:00 - 3:15 PM

 

Gastric Bypass vs. Gastric Banding 10-Year RCT: Lessons Learned

3:15 - 3:30 PM

 

Bariatric Surgery and Hypertension. Results of a New RCT

3:30 - 3:45 PM

 

Most Promising Endoscopic Therapies

3:45 - 4:00 PM

 

Long-term Mortality Reduction after Bariatric Surgery: A Mountain of Evidence

4:00 - 4:15 PM

 

Q&A/Panel with Faculty

 

METABOLIC/BARIATRIC SURGERY SESSION III
Access, Quality and Optimizing Outcomes

4:15 - 4:30 PM

 

Key ASMBS Quality Initiatives for 2018

4:30 - 4:45 PM

 

Patient-Reported Outcomes: Next Big Quality Measurement You Must Know

4:45 - 5:00 PM

 

Ambulatory Bariatric Surgery: The New Standard?

5:00 - 5:15 PM

 

Misunderstanding of Obesity in America: Results of a Survey of the US Population

5:15 - 5:30 PM

 

Update on ASMBSE Enhanced Recovery Initiative: ENERGY

5:30 - 5:45 PM

 

Status of Medicare for Bariatric Surgery

5:45 - 6:00 PM

 

Apps to Assist Bariatric Decision Making

6:00 - 6:15 PM

 

Q&A/Panel with Faculty

 

Friday, March 9, 2018

METABOLIC/BARIATRIC SURGERY SESSION IV
Videofest/Complications

8:00 - 8:15 AM

 

Endoscopic Management of Leaks and Strictures

8:15  - 8:30 AM

 

Motility Misery: Bariatric Surgery and GI Tract Dysmotility

8:30 - 8:45 AM

 

Reoperations after Bariatric Surgery - LABS Follow-up Study

8:45 - 9:00 AM

 

Managing Reflux after Sleeve Gastrectomy and Bypass

9:00 - 9:15 AM

 

TBA

9:15 - 9:30 AM

 

Avoiding Electrocauter Injury: SAGES FUSE Program

9:30 - 9:45 AM

 

Strangest Bariatric Complications I Have Seen/Heard of

9:45 - 10:00 AM

 

Q&A/Panel with Faculty

10:00 - 10:15 AM

 

Break

 

METABOLIC/BARIATRIC SURGERY SESSION V
Controversies and New Frontiers

10:15 - 10:30 AM

 

Simulation and Apps for Training in Bariatric Surgrery

10:30 - 10:45 AM

 

Endoscopic Small Bowel Metabolic Therapies

10:45 - 11:00 AM

 

Gastric Wrapping: The Gastric Vest

11:00 - 11:15 AM

 

Robotics in Bariatrics Surgery: My View

11:15 - 11:30 AM

 

Surgery for NASH: The Next Metabolic Procedure

11:30 - 11:45 AM

 

Single Anastomosis Bypass Procedures - Current Status

11:45 - 12:00 PM

 

Reoperative Bariatric Surgery for Diabetes

12:00 - 12:15 PM

 

Reoperative Bariatric Surgery: My Advice

12:15 - 12:30 PM

 

Current Status and Future Directions for ASMBS

12:30 - 12:45 PM

 

Diabetes Surgery Guidelines - Next Steps toward Full Adoption

12:45 - 1:00 PM

 

What's New with Gastric Balloons

1:00 - 1:15 PM

 

Q&A/Panel with Faculty

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