IH Symposium I – AACE/ASMBS/TOS Clinical Guidelines: Multidisciplinary Perspective

Wednesday, November 13, 2013 | EST

Location: A411

Moderator: Jeffrey Mechanick, MD

A series of presentations providing an overview of the 2013 updates to the Clinical Practice Guidelines for the Perioperative Nutritional, Metabolic, and Nonsurgical Support of the Bariatric Surgery Patient.


Time Topic Faculty
10:00am Introduction and Empirical Rating System
Jeffrey Mechanick, MD
10:15am Overview of Guidelines and Changes in the Surgical Management of the Bariatric Patient
Daniel B. Jones, MD, FACS
10:30am Medical, Nutritional and Exercise Guidelines
Adrienne Youdim, MD
10:45am Psychological Assessment, Treatment and Complications Guidelines
Leslie Heinberg, PhD
11:00am Points of Controversy, Areas for Future Research and Q & A's
Panel: Leslie Heinberg, PhD; Adrienne Youdim, MD; Laura L. Frank, PhD, MPH, RD;