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-- Metabolic/Bariatric Agenda

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Wednesday, February 27, 2019

 
Metabolic/Bariatric Surgery

Session I
The Science: Bariatric Surgery Across the Lifespan
Moderator: John B. Dixon, MBBS, PhD, FRACGP, FRCP

11:15 AM - 11:30 AM

 

Science of Aging and Implications for Bariatric Surgery
John B. Dixon, MBBS, PhD, FRACGP, FRCP

11:30 AM - 11:45 AM

 

Effect of Weight Loss on Aging
John Morton, MD, MPH

11:45 AM - 12:00 PM

 

The Science of Growth and Development and Implications for Bariatric Surgery
Thomas H. Inge, MD, PhD

12:00 PM - 12:25 PM

 

Keynote Address
Individualized Approach to Obesity Treatment

Lee M. Kaplan, MD, PhD

12:25 PM - 12:45 PM

 

Q&A/Panel with Faculty
 John B. Dixon, MBBS, PhD, FRACGP, FRCP, Edin; Thomas H. Inge, MD, PhD; Lee M. Kaplan, MD, PhD; John Morton, MD, MPH

12:45 PM - 1:00 PM

 

Lunch

1:00 PM - 1:45 PM

 

Lunch Symposium (Non-CME)
Safety & Efficacy of Outpatient Bariatric Surgery: What are the Possibilities?
Faculty: Joshua E. Roller, MD; Daniel Cottam, MD; Marina S. Kurian, MD
Sponsored by: Medtronic

1:45 PM - 2:15 PM

 

Dessert Break/Exhibits/Posters

 

Session II
Hot Topics
Moderator: Philip R. Schauer, MD

2:15 PM - 2:30 PM

 

Keynote Address
Reflux after Sleeve

Aurora D. Pryor, MD, FACS

2:30 PM - 2:45 PM

 

Featured Presentation
GLP1 as a Treatment Option: Pre and Post Surgery
Lee M. Kaplan, MD, PhD

2:45 PM - 3:00 PM

 

Revisional Bariatric Surgery - What's New, What's Important?
Robin P. Blackstone, MD

3:00 PM - 3:15 PM

 

Sleeve to Bypass: Outcomes and Tips
Philip R. Schauer, MD

3:15 PM - 3:30 PM

 

Debate: Mini-Bypass vs. RYGB
Scott A. Shikora, MD, FACS, FASMBS vs. Eric J. DeMaria, MD, FASMBS

3:30 PM - 3:45 PM

 

Debate: SADI vs. Duodenal Switch
Daniel Cottam, MD vs Ali Aminian, MD

3:45 PM - 4:00 PM

 

Beyond BMI: Time for New Criteria for Metabolic Surgery
Samer G. Mattar, MD, FACS, FRCS, FASMBS

4:00 PM - 4:15 PM

 

Q&A/Panel with Faculty
Ali Aminian, MD; Robin P. Blackstone, MD; Daniel Cottam, MD; Eric J. DeMaria, MD, FASMBS; Lee M. Kaplan, MD, PhD; Samer G. Mattar, MD, FACS, FRCS, FASMBS; Aurora D. Pryor, MD, FACS; Philip R. Schauer, MD; Scott A. Shikora, MD, FACS, FASMBS

4:15 PM – 4:30 PM

 

Refreshment Break

 

Session III
Access, Quality and Optimizing Outcomes
Moderator: John B. Dixon, MBBS, PhD, FRACGP, FRCP

4:30 PM - 4:45 PM

 

Featured Presentation
Liability Prevention Strategies in Bariatric Surgery: Lessons from Closed Claims

Eric J. DeMaria, MD, FASMBS

4:45 PM - 5:00 PM

 

Teen LABS 5-Year Outcomes and Implications for Adolescent Bariatric Surgery
Thomas H. Inge, MD, PhD

5:00 PM - 5:15 PM

 

Reoperative Surgery and Coverage Implications
Matthew M. Hutter, MD

5:15 PM - 5:30 PM

 

Insurance Implications -- Same Day Disharge: Sleeve Gastrectomy or Gastric Bypass
Ninh T. Nguyen, MD

5:30 PM - 5:45 PM

 

Getting Patients to the Finish Line: From Info Session to Surgery
Dana Alexa Telem, MD, MPH

5:45 PM - 6:00 PM

 

Community Surgeon's Recommendations on Practice Management
Joshua E. Roller, MD

6:00 PM - 6:15 PM

 

Q&A/Panel with Faculty
Eric J. DeMaria, MD, FASMBS; Matthew M. Hutter, MD; Thomas H. Inge, MD, PhD; Ninh T. Nguyen, MD; Joshua E. Roller, MD; Dana Alexa Telem, MD, MPH

 

 

 

Thursday, February 28, 2019

6:45 AM

 

Breakfast/Exhibits/Posters

7:15 AM – 8:00 AM

 

Breakfast Symposium (Non-CME)
Using Powerful Tools for: Protecting Your License, Protecting Against Lawsuits, Increasing Your Tax Savings
Speaker: Arthur F. McOmber
Sponsored by: Legally Mine

 

Session IV
Your Practice/Videofest/Complications
Moderator: Philip R. Schauer, MD

8:15 AM - 8:30 AM

 

Using Social Media to Grow Your Practice
Neil Floch, MD

8:30 AM - 8:45 AM

 

Time for Robotic Bariatric Surgery?
Erik B. Wilson, MD, FACS

8:45 AM - 9:00 AM

 

Now Ok to Operate for BMI 30-35? New ASMBS Guidelines  for Class I Obesity
Stacy A. Brethauer, MD

9:00 AM - 9:15 AM

 

OR Team Training
Daniel B. Jones, MD, MS, FACS

9:15 AM - 9:30 AM

 

Staple Line Reinforcement: Leaks, Bleeding, Complications, Reoperation -- Latest MBSAQIP Data
Jaime Ponce, MD, FACS, FASMBS

9:30 AM - 9:45 AM

 

Videos: Revisional Surgery for Non-Weight Related Issues
Scott A. Shikora, MD, FACS, FASMBS

9:45 AM - 10:00 AM

 

Strangest Bariatric Complications I Have Seen
Kenneth G. MacDonald, Jr., MD

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

 

Q&A/Panel with Faculty
Stacy A. Brethauer, MD; Neil Floch, MD; Daniel B. Jones, MD, MS, FACS; Kenneth G. MacDonald, Jr., MD; Jaime Ponce, MD, FACS, FASMBS; Scott A. Shikora, MD, FACS, FASMBS; Erik B. Wilson, MD, FACS

10:30 AM - 10:45 AM

 

Refreshment Break

 

Session V
Controversies and New Frontiers

10:45 AM - 11:15 AM

 

Featured Presentation
Panel: Surgeon's Personal Journey with Bariatric Surgery    
Moderator: Philip R. Schauer, MD
Panel: James C. Rosser, MD, Corrigan L. McBride, MD, Shaneeta Johnson, MD, Walter S. Medlin, MD

11:15 AM - 11:30 AM

 

Debate: New Malabsorption Procedures: IFSO vs. ASMBS Guidelines
John Morton, MD, MPH vs. Eric J. DeMaria, MD, FASMBS

11:30 AM - 11:45 AM

 

Endoscopic Sleeve Gastroplasty
Bruce D. Schirmer, MD

11:45 AM - 12:00 PM

 

Band to Bypass: One or Two Stages?
Aurora D. Pryor, MD, FACS

12:00 PM - 12:15 PM

 

Endoscopic Management of Bariatric Complications
Stacy A. Brethauer, MD

12:15 PM - 12:30 PM

 

Marginal Ulcer: Prevention and Management
Marina S. Kurian, MD

12:30 PM - 12:45 PM

 

Rare but Lethal: Portal Vein Thrombosis after Sleeve Gastrectomy
Ali Aminian, MD

12:45 PM - 1:00 PM

 

Debate: Ethics of New Procedures - How to Safely Adopt, Incorporate and Discuss New Devices/Treatments with Patients
Daniel Cottam, MD; Dana Alexa Telem, MD, MPH

1:00 PM - 1:15 PM

 

Panel: Future Directions in Metabolic Surgery
Eric J. DeMaria, MD, FASMBS; John Morton, MD, MPH; Aurora D. Pryor, MD, FACS; Marina S. Kurian, MD; Samer G. Mattar, MD, FACS, FRCS, FASMBS; John B. Dixon, MBBS, PhD, FRACGP, FRCP, Edin; Bruce M. Wolfe, MD

1:15 PM - 1:30 PM

 

How to Use the New Diabetes Surgery Guidelines to Improve Access                                             
Philip R. Schauer, MD

1:30 PM - 1:45 PM

 

Q&A/Panel with Faculty
Ali Aminian, MD; Stacy A. Brethauer, MD; Daniel Cottam, MD; Eric J. DeMaria, MD, FASMBS;  John B. Dixon, MBBS, PhD, FRACGP, FRCP, Edin; Shaneeta Johnson, MD; Marina S. Kurian, MD; Samer G. Mattar, MD, FACS, FRCS, FASMBS; Corrigan L. McBride, MD; Walter S. Medlin, MD; John Morton, MD, MPH; Aurora D. Pryor, MD, FACS; John H. Rodriguez, MD;  James C. Rosser, MD; Philip R. Schauer, MD; Bruce D. Schirmer, MD; Dana Alexa Telem, MD, MPH; Bruce M. Wolfe, MD

1:45 PM

 

MISS Adjourns

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