Due to COVID-19 MISS 2020

has moved to a live online platform


• Metabolic/Bariatric

Monday, June 22, 2020

7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Best of Metabolic – Bariatric Surgery Part 1

(Panel Discussions Featuring Interactive Q&A)

Faculty
  • Philip R. Schauer, MD
  • John B. Dixon, MBBS, PhD, FRACGP, FRCP, Edin
  • Steven E. Nissen, MD, MACC
  • Lee M. Kaplan, MD, PhD
  • Ali Aminian, MD
  • Eric J. DeMaria, MD
  • Neil Floch, MD
  • Michel Gagner, MD
  • Daniel B. Jones, MD, MS
  • Tammy Lyn Kindel, MD, PhD
  • John M. Morton, MD, MPH, MHA
  • Scott A. Shikora, MD
Topics include:
  • KEYNOTES:
    • Obesity and CVD  
    • CVD Outcomes of New Diabetes Agents: GLP1, SGLT2
  • Obesity and CVD Drivers    
  • CVD Outcomes of Metabolic Surgery    
  • How Does Obesity Cause HF/Effects of BS on HF    
  • SADI - Now Ready for Prime Time?    
  • Obesity Stigma Is the Root of All Barriers to Obesity Treatment 
  • Using Social Media to Combat Obesity Stigma 
  • How to Use Weight Loss Medications in Your Surgical Practice    
  •  DEBATE: Does Gastric Sleeve Cause Barrett's?    
  • New MBSAQIP Standards - Medical Weight Loss    
  • Standards for Patient Safety and Efficacy in Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery
  • Recent Changes in Insurance Coverage for Bariatric Surgery    
  • What Happens to Patients Who Are Denied for Bariatric Surgery? 12-Year Follow Up  
     

Wednesday, June 24, 2020

7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Best of Metabolic – Bariatric Surgery Part II

(Panel Discussions Featuring Interactive Q&A)

Faculty
  • Philip R. Schauer, MD
  • Aurora D. Pryor, MD, MBA
  • Cheguevara Afaneh, MD
  • Ali Aminian, MD
  • Eric J. DeMaria, MD
  • Michel Gagner, MD
  • Daniel B. Jones, MD, MS
  • Kenneth G. MacDonald, Jr.
  • Corrigan McBride, MD
  • Ninh T. Nguyen, MD
  • Jaime Ponce, MD
Topics include:
  • KEYNOTE: Bariatric Surgery: Does Volume Matter?  
  • Board Certification for Metabolic Bariatric Surgery, Is It Coming?
  • Technical Pearls for Revisional Bariatric Surgery    
  • Laparoscopic Ligamentum Teres Fundoplication for GERD After Sleeve or DS
  • RYGB for Failed Nissen - Tips and Tricks    
  • Sleeve Leaks - Still an Issue    
  • Bariatric Surgery in LVAD Patients - Tips and Tricks    
  • The Value of Robotic-Assisted Bariatric Surgery    
  • Machine Learning - Our Future?
  • Balloons Without Endoscopy and the New Expanding Cellulose Pill 
  • Aspiration Therapy, Really?      
  • New Apps to Individualize Care in Metabolic Surgery    
  • Distal Bypass After RYGB    
  • Duodenal Switch After RYGB    
  • Endoscopy Frontiers in Bariatric Surgery    
  • OAGB for Failed Sleeve Gastrectomy    
  • Banding the Sleeve - Better Results?    
  • Decision Regret After Procedure Selection: What Are Patients Telling Us? 
  • DEBATE: Robotics for Metabolic Surgery