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08/14/2013 - Overview of Bariatric Surgery

Aug
14
Wed
Aug 14, 2013
Wednesday
12:10 PM - 1:10 PM
Bessie Myers Auditorium
Ames, IA

Physicians will be aware that successful weight reduction can ameliorate several obesity-related morbidities, including some new findings from novel research performed by the speaker and his group.

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Registration is not required.

Description

Overview of Bariatric Surgery: Surgical Weight Reduction is                         Safe and Effective

At the conclusion of this activity, learners will be able to:

1)    understand surgical anatomy of commonly performed bariatric surgery procedures

2)    understand the advantages and disadvantages of surgical weight reduction compared   to medical weight management

3)    recognize recent advances in the safety and effectiveness of bariatric surgery

Professional practice gap to be addressed: Physicians will be aware that successful weight reduction can ameliorate several obesity-related morbidities, including some new findings from novel research performed by the speaker and his group.

Target audience: Physicians, mid-level providers, nurses, health care administrators, medical students

Instructor(s)

  • Isaac Samuel, M.D.

Contact

DeArliss Karsjen at 515-239-2135 or send an email

Schedule & Location

Schedule

Date Time Location Instructor
1. Wed, August 14 12:10 PM to 1:10 PM Bessie Myers Auditorium Isaac Samuel, M.D.

Location Details

  • Bessie Myers Auditorium
    1111 Duff Avenue
    Ames, IA 50010

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