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1.5 CME 1.5 CEU

Moderators

Mohamed R. Ali, MD; Philip R. Schauer, MD

Five of the top papers published in the last year are up for review and discussion by some of our top surgeons.

Session Agenda

8:00am
Bariatric Surgery versus Intensive Medical Therapy for Diabetes — 3-Year Outcomes
Stephen D. Wohlgemuth, MD
8:15am
Randomized Pilot Trial of Bariatric Surgery Versus Intensive Medical Weight Management on Diabetes Remission in Type 2 Diabetic Patients Who Do NOT Meet NIH Criteria for Surgery and the Role of Soluble RAGE as a Novel Biomarker of Success
Peter Benotti, MD
8:30am
Association of Bariatric Surgery With Long-term Remissionof Type 2 Diabetes and With Microvascular and Macrovascular Complications
Richard D. Stahl, MD
8:45am
Effect of Bariatric Surgery on Liver Glucose Metabolism in Morbidly Obese Diabetic and Non-Diabetic Patients
Mitchell S. Roslin, MD
9:00am
Perioperative Outcomes of Adolescents Undergoing Bariatric Surgery The Teen–Longitudinal Assessment of Bariatric Surgery (Teen-LABS) Study
Marina S. Kurian, MD
9:15am
Panel Discussion
9:30am
Adjourn