Scientific Program

WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 20

ASMBS FL Chapter Symposium 

That's Different (1.0 CME)

2:00 PM -3:00 PM 

Chair: John Paul Gonzalvo 

Co-Chair: Alexander Ramirez & natan Zundel 

  • Gastric Ballons 

  • 3 Port Robotic Sleeve Gastrectomy

  • Endoscopic Sleeve Gastoplasty 

ASMBS FL Chapter Symposium 

Eating Disorders and MBS (1.0 CME)

3:30 PM -4:30 PM 

Chair: Aileem Schilling

Co-Chair: Sammi Siegel & Daniel Baughn

  • Paving the way to healthy eating behaviors before and after MBS

  • Dietary considerations 

  • Tips to manage unhelpful earing behaviors after MBS 

 

THURSDAY OCTOBER 21


LEARNING CENTER: ENDOSCOPY

8:00 AM -5:30 PM

Chair: Luiz Quadros

Co: Chair: Helmut Morais

 

LEARNING CENTER: LAPAROSCOPY

8:00 AM -5:30 PM

Chair: Julian Varas

Co: Chairs: Matias Sepulveda and Elias Chousleb

 

LEARNING CENTER: ROBOTIC
8:00 AM -5:30 PM

Chair: Andre Texeira

Co: Chair: Ramón Vilallonga

 

LATIN-AMERICAN DAY – IFSO LAC SESSION

8:00 AM – 5:30 PM

Chair:  Estuardo Behrenss

Co-Chairs: Luis Poggi, Sergio Aparicio and Nelson Rodríguez


Evolution and current state of teaching in Bariatric Surgery in Latin America

  • Mexico

  • Chile

  • Brazil

  • Argentina

  • Massifying certification in Latin America

  • First world surgery in a developing country

  • Rafael Alvarez Cordero Tribute

  • Keynote Lectures

 

Weight regain and recurrence of Diabetes

  • Defining Weight regain and Recurrence of Post Surgery Diabetes

  • Behavioural disorders that contraindicate reoperation

  • When Not to operate on a patient with recurrent Diabetes

  • Endoscopic evaluation and management of weight regain

  • Surgical treatment of postgastric sleeve weight regain

  • Surgical treatment of post-gastric bypass weight regain

  • Patient with hypoglycemia-hyperglycemia post gastric bypass, management options

  • VIDEO BAR (SBCBM Brazil)


INTEGRATED HEALTH – BONE AND MUSCULOSKELETAL HEALTH IN BARIATRIC SURGERY

8:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Chairs: Mary O'Kane

Co-Chairs: Dale Bond, Cristina Aquino and Carmen Calleja
 

  • Bariatric surgery and improved orthopedic outcomes

  • Sarcopenia and bariatric Surgery

  • What is optimum vitamin D status after bariatric surgery, and how do we achieve this?

  • Improving activity pre-bariatric Surgery

  • Breaking down barriers to physical activity post-bariatric Surgery

  • Panel discussion


TOP 10 PAPERS                                              

8:00 AM -10:00 PM

Chair:  Scott Shikora

Co-Chair: Miguel Herrera and George Fielding
 

  • Association of metabolic-bariatric Surgery with long-term survival in obese adults with and without Diabetes: a patient-level meta-analysis of 174,772 patients with 1·2 million years of follow-up    Presenter: Nicholas Syn

  • A randomized trial of ursodeoxycholic acid to prevent cholecystectomy after bariatric surgery    Presenter: Sylke Haal

  • Bariatric Surgery as secondary prevention for cardiovascular disease: a population-based matched cohort study in a universal healthcare system     Presenter: Aristithes Doumouras

  • The long-term effect of Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass versus Sleeve Gastrectomy on Reflux and Barret’s Esophagus: A Randomized Controlled Trial    Presenter: Ahmed Barazanchi

  • Long-term results of primary SADI-S        Presenter: Andrés Sánchez-Pernaute

  • Outcome Evaluation of Revisional Surgery for Malnutrition following SADI-S     Presenter: Bibiana Lasses

  • Robotic Surgery Following sleeve gastrectomy: MBSAQIP database analysis for the years 2015-2018  Presenter: Abdulaziz Arishi

  • The association between bariatric surgery and breast cancer outcomes: A matched cohort study     Presenter: Olivia Lovrics

  • Development and Validation of a novel scoring system for non-invasive NASH detection in bariatric patients  Presenter: Adrian Billeter            

  • Endoscopic Sleeve Gastroplasty for Obesity: Results from the Multicenter ESG Randomized Interventional Trial (MERIT-trial) Presenter: Barham Abu Dayyeh

SLEEVE PLUS

10:30 AM to 12:30 PM

Chair: Michel Gagner.   

Co-Chairs: Patrick Noel, Christine Ren and Jose Rodríguez Villareal


Can we stop postoperative GERD?’

  • Sleeve + Hiatal hernia repair

  • Sleeve + Phrenoesophageal suturing (Modified Hill)

  • Sleeve + 360 fundoplication.

  • Sleeve + Partial fundoplication.

  • Sleeve + Ligamentum Teres  

  • Panel, Q&A

 

Can we stop Weight regain, and what is the impact on GERD?

  • Sleeve +  RNYGB vs DS    

  • Sleeve + Mini-bypass vs SADI.  

  • Sleeve + SASI vs OAGB

  • Sleeve + SADI long term   

  • Sleeve + Bipartition long term 

  • Panel, Q&A

 

IFSO NAC Session - NEW TECHNOLOGIES

1:30 PM – 5:30 PM

Chairs: Laurent Biertho, Jaime Ponce

Co-Chairs: Mohit Bandhari, Aaron Hoffman, Moises Jacobs, Julian Varas

  • Vertical gastric clip 

  • SASI-S (Single Anastomosis Stomach–Ileal Bypass - Sleeve)

  • Magnetic Anastomosis: The present and the future. 

  • Long single stapler for sleeve gastrectomy

  • Simulation training new technology

  • Panel discussion / Questions

 

ICYLS SESSION - SURGICAL DISEASES IN THE BARIATRIC PATIENT

1:30 PM – 5:30 PM

Chair: Mariano Palermo

Co- Chairs: Marius Nedelcu, Edgardo Serra, Mauricio Sierra and David Nocca


General Surgery for bariatric surgeons Introduction lecture

  • 100 years of compression anastomosis: Towards the next century

  • Concurrent ventral Hernia and bariatric Surgery

 

The best management of biliary lithiasis

  • Concomitant with bariatric Surgery

  • After bariatric Surgery

  • Choledocal lithiasis following RYGBP

 

General Surgery Complications following Roux en Y Gastric Bypass

 

Endocrine Surgery for bariatric patients

 

Cancer and bariatric Surgery

  • When to perform bariatric Surgery following cancer and undiagnosed cancer during bariatric Surgery

  • Cancer following bariatric Surgery


New procedures/concepts for bariatric Surgery

 

Reflux and bariatric Surgery

  • Nissen sleeve

  • Bariclip 

  • Is the RYGBP always the answer


Endolumenal therapies 

  • Endosleeve gastroplasty          

  • Is there still a place for balloon therapy

  • The place of robotic endoscopy


What’s new for hipoabsorptive procedures?

  • Why is the total bowel measurement important?

  • Current status of SADI    

  • Jejuno ileal bypass    


YOUNG IFSO

FRONTIERS AND EMERGING APPROACHES IN BARIATRIC AND METABOLIC SURGERY

1:30 PM – 5:30 PM

Chairs: Halit Eren Taskin

Co-Chair: Wah Yang, Diana Gabriela Maldonado
 

  • From Laparoscopic to Robotic approach in Bariatric-Metabolic Surgery: Why robotic and remotely available surgeon is important in the Pandemic Era?

  • The role of Bridging in reducing complications in high-risk bariatric-metabolic surgery patients.

  • How can bariatric metabolic Surgery be tailored and justified for the treatment of Type-II Diabetes Mellitus in patients with Class-I Obesity?

  • How to decide on the optimal procedure in case of multiple co-morbidities in a bariatric-metabolic surgery patient?

  • The optimal model for educating trainees for bariatric and metabolic Surgery in a covid era

  • Selected Abstract 1-4

  • Discussion Q and A

THE DUEL FOR THE HEAVIEST: BEST PERFORMANCES FOR PATIENTS WITH SEVERE OBESITY

1:30 PM -3:30 PM

Chairs:  Almino Ramos

Co-Chairs: Ricardo Zorron and Andrés Sanchez-Pernaute

  • The special problem of patients with severe Obesity: why most therapies fail?

  • SG plus a second stage procedure will offer the best long-term weight loss. 

  • Can a longer BP limb in RYGB do the job?

  • OAGB is better than RYGB with less risk than DS/OADS.

  • Open Debate First Block- Q&A

  • Why is SADI-S superior to standard BPD and BPD/DS.

  • Would we consider SASI for patients with severe Obesity? 

  • Robotic second stage procedure: SADI, SASI or RYGB?

  • Future Perspectives for the therapy of patients with severe Obesity 

  • Open Debate Second Block- Q&A

 

METABOLIC SURGERY

1:30 PM -3:30 PM

Chair: Ricardo Cohen

Co-Chairs: Miguel Herrera, Michael Sutter and Sayeed Ikramudin
 

  • Weight-loss as an endpoint after metabolic Surgery

  • Newer insights of mechanisms of action

  • Who benefits most: patients with a short history of T2D, younger and without insulin, or patients with previous CV events and/or advanced disease? 

  • Metabolic Surgery as a renoprotective intervention

  • We have enough evidence to support the benefits of metabolic surgery on cardiovascular events and mortality

  • Current evidence to support the benefits of metabolic Surgery cardiovascular events and mortality

  • Barriers to effective Obesity and T2D management 

  • Will the new drugs replace metabolic Surgery?

 

WORLD GASTROENTEROLOGY ORGANIZATION (WGO) SESSION

FATTY LIVER DISEASE AND OBESITY - CONSENSUS AND CONTROVERSIES

3:30 PM -5:30 PM

Chair: Scott Shikora

Co-Chairs: Reem Sharaiha

Panellists: Samer Mattar (USA) (IFSO), David Victor (USA) (WGO), Barham Abu Dayyeh (USA) (IFSO), Chris Thompson (USA) (WGO) 

Clinical case: A patient with Obesity and abnormal LFTs

  • Clinical case: A patient with Obesity and abnormal LFTs (case presenter) 10’ Abdelrahman Nimeri (USA)

  • Endoscopic management, data on endobariatric and LFT (endoscopist) 10' Reem Sharaiha (USA)

  • Surgical management of the patient (surgeon) 10’ Gerhard Prager (Austria)  

  • Medications and current trials from a hepatologist’s point of view? (hepatologist) 10’ Helena Cortez-Pinto (Portugal)

  • Panel Discussion and Q&A session

VIDEOSOCIAL DAY 1

3:30 PM -5:30 PM

Chair: Caetano Marchesini

Co-Chairs: Luis Vicente Berti, Mathew Kroh and Ricard Corcelles

 

ASMBS  

Top 5 Papers in the Past 5 Years

8:00 AM - 10:00 AM 

Chair: Ali Aminian

Co-Chair: Mona Misra, Shanu Kothari

ASMBS

Must See - Invited Videos

10:30 AM -12:30 AM 

Chair: Rana Pullatt

Co-Chair: Teresa LaMasters and Matthew Hutter

ASMBS 

The Core Topics: Focus Practice Designation 

1:30 PM 3:30 PM 

Chair: Ann Rodgers 

Co-Chair: Eric DeMaria and Cori McBride 

FRIDAY OCTOBER 22
 

LEARNING CENTER: ENDOSCOPY

8:00 AM -5:30 PM

Chair: Luiz Quadros

Co: Chair: Helmut Morais

 

LEARNING CENTER: LAPAROSCOPY

8:00 AM -5:30 PM

Chair: Julian Varas

Co: Chairs: Matias Sepulveda and Elias Chousleb

 

LEARNING CENTER: ROBOTIC
8:00 AM -5:30 PM

Chair: Andre Texeira

Co: Chair: Ramón Vilallonga

LATINAMERICAN DAY – PART 2

8:00 AM – 5:30 PM

Chair: Estuardo Behrens

Co-Chairs: Luis Poggi, Sergio Aparicio and Nelson Rodríguez
 

  • Malabsorption and supplementation in Bariatric Surgery

  • Pathophysiological mechanisms of the procedures

  • Non-surgical treatment of protein malnutrition

  • Treatment of the most frequent vitamin deficiencies in Bariatric Surgery

  • Management of diarrhea and dumping after bariatric Surgery

  • Anemias in Bariatric Surgery, optimal treatment

  • Internal hernias and intestinal necrosis as a cause of malabsorption

  • Complications of BAGUA

  • Presidential Lecture

  • CrossFire: Controversies in Bariatric Surgery

  • One anastomosis vs multiple anastomoses

  • Multiple anastomoses

  • Contraindication for Manga

  • It is not a contraindication

  • Yes, it is a Contraindication

  • Malabsorption vs restriction in bariatric Surgery: what is more important

  • Restriction

  • Ventral hernia repair in super-obese

  • VIDEOBAR (SBCBM Brazil)

 

OBESITY AND IMMUNOLOGY- COVID, CANCER AND TRANSPLANTATION

8:00 AM -10:00 AM

Chair: John Morton

Co-Chairs: Álvaro García-Sesma and Juan Pablo Pantoja Millan, John Rodriguez, Gilberto Ungson

Covid

  • Impact of Obesity on Contracting Covid and Its Complications?

  • Does Bariatric Surgery Ameliorate Covid?

  • How has and how will the pandemic change bariatric surgical practice?

  • Group Discussion

 

Cancer

  • Obesity and Risk of Cancer Mortality?

  • Can Bariatric Surgery Reduce Cancer Mortality?

  • Should we offer bariatric Surgery to cancer survivors to prevent recurrence?

  • Group Discussion

 

Transplantation

  • Impact of Obesity Upon Transplantation Access and Outcomes?

  • Can Bariatric Surgery be performed on patients with end-organ failure- review of outcomes?

  • What is the best procedure and setting for bariatric Surgery and transplantation- before, during or after?

  • Group Discussion

 

INTEGRATED HEALTH: CHRONO BEHAVIOURS FOR WEIGHT MAINTENANCE AND EFFECTIVE WEIGHT REGULATION

8:00 AM -10:00 AM

Chair: Mary O'Kane

Co-Chair: Silvia Leita Faria, Carmen Calleja, Julie Parrott

Intermittent fasting – does it have a role?

  • Sleep and Obesity

  • Physical activity – does the timing matter?

  • Stress management

  • The role of the microbiome

  • Panel discussion

 

PRESIDENTIAL LECTURE                         

Chairs: Lilian Kow, Scott Shikora

Co-Chairs: Natan Zundel, Raul Rosenthal

 

Part I.    Remembrance President: Lilian Kow, Scott Shikora

  • Minute of Silence

  • Tribute to our Deceased Leaders:

    • Nicola Scopinaro presented by Luigi Angriani

    • Edward Mason presented by Raul Rosenthal

    • Harvey Sugerman presented by Raul Rosenthal

    • Mitiku Belachew presented by Harry Frydenberg

 

Part II.     Presidential Address and IFSO Awards 

  • Introduction of the President, Ahmad Aly 

  • Presidential Address, Lilian Kow

  • Introduction of the New President, Raul Rosenthal   

  • Life Member and Honorary Member Awards, Lilian Kow

 

Part III. "Wisdom from The Past"     

  • Past, Present Future of Bariatric Associations, Kelvin Higa

  • What is the Real Virus, Natan Zundel

  • Ethics and Bariatric Surgery, Rafael Alvarez Cordero  

 

 

THE X FACTOR: HOW TO NAVIGATE FROM RESIDENCY TO PRACTICE

2:00 PM -3:30 PM

Chair: Marina Kurian

Co-Chairs: Weiner Sylvia, Michelle Marquez, Luciana Elkadre, Aparma Govil Bhasker, Sonja Chiappetta, and Christine Ren
 

  • How to Maximize Your Fellowship into Practice                                              

  • What to Expect and Plan for with your First Job                                                            

  • From Assistant to Professor: What Are the Pitfalls?                                        

  • Is the Future Publishing Papers or Posts?                                                          

  • Managing Difficult People and Life in Your Surgical Career                           

  • Follow Your Bliss, and You Will Never Work a Day in Your Life. Que?          

  • Panel: My Personal Strategy for Success

  • Discussion

 

IFSO European Chapter SESSION

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM                   

Chairs: Gerhard Prager, Jacques Himpens

Co-Chairs: Jacques Himpens, Nicola Di Lorenzo and Martin Fried

  • Why Obesity should be recognized as a disease

  • How to define a better composite endpoint to compare different bariatric surgery series

  • Role of Surgery in excessive weight loss after bariatric Surgery

  • Different effects on metabolic endpoints of T2DM and NASH

 

IFSO Asian Pacific Chapter SESSION                

Chair: Kazunori Kasama

Co-Chair: Lilian Kow, Muffazal Lakdawala, Seung Ho Choi

  • Part I: Old vs Young: What is the right age to become a bariatric surgeon, and what is the right age to retire? 

  • Part II: Chocolate vs Smoking: what's worse for bariatric patients? 

 

IFSO MENAC SESSION                       

Chair:   Ali Khammas Yammahi

Co-Chairs: Khalid Mirza Gari, Khaled Gawdat, Salman Sabah

 

Part 1 "From the ward to court"

  • "I am being sued": What's next? 

  • "I am an expert witness": What is my role? 

  • Lawsuits in Bariatric Surgery: “The Hidden Risk” 

Part 2 "Disaster videos"

  • Massive bleeding from an aberrant vein during sleeve gastrectomy and hiatal hernia repair.

 

ROBOTIC SURGERY

2:00 PM -3:30 PM

Chair:  Andre Teixeira

Co-Chairs: Ramon Vilallonga, Erik Wilson, Anthony Gonzalez, Mohit Bandari, Carlos Galvani, John Rodriguez
 

Robotics-The FUTURE is Now

  • Introduction to Robotic Bariatric Surgery: Are there any benefits to robotic sleeves?        

  • Robotic RYGB handsewn GJ Anastomosis and technique pearls?

  • Robotic RYGB Stapled GJ Anastomosis and technique pearls?      

  • Panel Discussion with Presenters

  • Robotic DS and SADI-S, will robotic surgery increase adoption

  • Robotic Revisional Surgery Advantages and Disadvantages           

  • Robotic Revisional of Bypass to DS /SADI-S: worth it or too risky

  • Why not robotics? Any disadvantages besides cost?        

  • Other robotic systems available: Are ready for Primetime?                           

 

STAR WARS

2:00 PM -3:30 PM 

Chair: Camilo Boza

Co-Chair: Rami Lufti, Jaime Ponce, Sammer Mattar and Carlos Zerrweck
 

  • COVID crisis has seriously affected Bariatric Surgery and will take years to recover                             

  • COVID crisis has benefit Bariatric Surgery with awareness and patients as never before  

    • Round 1 & Round 2                        

  • Metabolic Surgery: Ready for the prime time

  • Metabolic Surgery: The promise never came true

    • Round 1 & Round 2

  • Linx will grow as an option for Reflux after sleeve

  • Nissen -Sleeve has become an alternative

    • Round 1 & Round 2

  • Endoscopic Gastroplasty will increase as a first step treatment of obesity

  • The new balloons will be the first option

    • Round 1 & Round 2                        

  • Sleeve Gastrectomy will be abandoned for reflux and bad results

  • Sleeve gastrectomy will consolidate as the first bariatric option all over the world

    • Round 1 & Round 2                        

  • One Anastomosis Gastric Bypass will make SADI disappear

  • SADI Is better than OAGB as a second step procedure

    • Round 1 & Round 2

               

WORLD OBESITY FEDERATION SESSION (WOF)

COMBINING MEDICATIONS WITH SURGERY FOR GREATER SUCCESS

3:30 PM -5:30 PM

Chair: Johanna Ralston
 

  • Combining therapies with Surgery reduces the variability of surgical weight loss.

  • Adding medications for post-surgical gain: what does the evidence show to guide who to treat, when to add meds and what medication to add.

  • Combining therapies with Surgery reduces the variability of surgical glycaemic benefits – outcomes of STAMPEDE

  • Gold standard medications for weight management, diabetes management. 

  • Combining therapies with Surgery reverse end-organ damage – outcomes of MOMS.

  • Gold standard medications for prevention of complications – CVD events, CKD smf heart failure.

  • Panel discussion regarding the challenges of combining therapies with Surgery and future research needs. 

  • What studies do we need to do to maximize outcomes of health benefits of Surgery and medical combinations? 

  • What drugs are likely to be in the market within 5 years?  How will this affect our treatment approaches?

  • What can we learn from bariatric surgery mechanisms to guide the development of new medical targets?

 

ASMBS 

Complications and How I deal with Them: Video Debate

8:00 AM -10:00 AM 

Chair: Joe Northup 

Co-Chair: Marina Kurian and Rami Lutfi

ASMBS

The Great Debates: Pros and Cons by the Experts

2:00 PM -3:30 PM 

Chair: Rich Peterson

Co-Chair: John Scott, Farah Husain, Stephanie Sog

SATURDAY OCTOBER 23

 

BARIATRIC VIDEOS SESSION 1

9:00 AM- 10:15 AM

Chair:  Allan Saber

Co-Chair: Mohit, Luiz Berti, Richard Peterson, Jorge Daes, Chetan Parmar

 

BARIATRIC VIDEOS SESSION 2

9:00 AM- 10:15 AM

Chair: Marcos Berry

Co-Chairs: Luciano Antozzi, Felipe Cantú, Luciano Poggi, Priscila Antozzi

 

INTEGRATED HEALTH ABSTRACTS SESSION

9:00 AM – 10:15 AM

Chair: Lilian Craggs

Co-Chairs: Tracy Martinez, Karen Flander, Maureen Mosti, Carmen Calleja and Magda Farias

 

IFSO VIDEO CASE REPORTS SESSION           

Best VCR 2020-2021

10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Chair: Ashraf Haddad

Co-Chairs: Greve Jan Willem, Abdelrahman Nimeri and Almino Ramos
 

  • JANUARY 2020  "Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Double Fistulo-Jejunostomy for Chronic Gastric Leaks After Converted Vertical Banded Gastroplasty to Sleeve Gastrectomy”        Panagiotis Lainas                    

  • FEBRUARY 2020  “Modified-ESD Plus APC and Suturing for Treatment of Weight Regain After Gastric Bypass™”                  Christopher Thompson

  • MARCH 2020  “Plicated Sleeve Gastrectomy with Combined Mesocolon and Greater Omentum Fixation After T-Shaped Omentoplasty: How to Do it?”    Emad Abdallah

  • MAY 2020  "Internal Hernia Following Primary Laparoscopic SADI-S: the First Reported Case" Daniel Cottam

  • JUNE 2020 “Obstruction After Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass: Roux Obstruction and Biliopancreatic Gangrene up to Ligament of Treitz”      Ahmad Bashir, Ashraf Haddad      

  • JULY 2020 “Laparoscopic Removal of a Displaced Vertical Gastric Clip Causing Gastric Outlet Obstruction”  Roberto de la Plaza Llamas          

  • AUGUST 2020 "Novel Endoscopic Management of a Chronic   Gastro-Gastric Fistula 

  • Using a Cardiac Septal Defect Occluder" 

  • SEPTEMBER 2020 "Surgical Management of a Chronic Sleeve Gastrocolic Fistula with Near-Total Gastrectomy and Roux-en-Y Reconstruction"        Nicholas Dugan         

  • OCTOBER 2020 "Necrosis of the Nissen-Sleeve Gastrectomy (N-SG) Wrap"       Chetan Parmar

  • NOVEMBER 2020 "Single-Session Endoscopic Ultrasound-Directed Transgastric ERCP (“EDGE”) in a Bariatric Patient with Pancreatic Mass and Biliary Obstruction"  Petr Vanek and Guru Trikudanathan

  • DECEMBER 2020  "Laparoscopic Clip Gastroplasty with the BariClip"                       

  • Award to Best VCR of 2020   Patrick Noel       

  • JANUARY 2021  Laparoscopic Gastric Bypass Reversal with Concomitant Sleeve Gastrectomy (SG) for Refractory Hypoglycemia: an Unusual Procedure      Haydar Nasser

  • MARCH 2021     "The Hardship of Recovering a Patient from Liver Failure after One Anastomosis Gastric Bypass    Ashraf Haddad & Ahmad Bashir       

  • MAY 2021  One Anastomosis Gastric Bypass in Patient with Situs Ambiguous    Manuel Ferrer-Márquez

  • JUNE 2021 Internal Hernia After Laparoscopic One-Anastomosis Gastric Bypass: Video Case Series of a Single-Center Experience   Mohamed Elkalaawy/ Marco Adamo

  • Award to Best VCR of 2021


ASMBS FLORIDA CHAPTER MEETING / ASMBS INTEGRATED HEALTH FLORIDA CHAPTER MEETING

9:00 AM – 1:30 PM

Chair: John Paul Gonzalvo MD

Co-Chairs: Alexander Ayzengart, Vicky Blackard, Aileem Schilling
 

Current state of adolescent and pediatric Obesity           

  • Behavioral treatments                  

  • Dietary considerations  

  • Surgical Management   

  • Ethical considerations                   

  • Q and A                               

 

Options after Weight regain post MBS                  

  • Importance of aftercare               

  • Conversion to RYGB         

  • Conversion to SADI/SIDS                              

  • Obesity medicine                            

 

Futurism and MBS                          

  • Robotic                

  • Outpatient Surgery

  • Bariatric surgery and transplants

  • How insurance companies are shaping the future                             

  • Social media and global connection        

  • Q and A

              

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