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3.75 CME 3.75 MOC 3.75 CEU

Course Directors

Shanu N. Kothari, MD; Dana Telem, MD; Antonio J. Torres, MD, PhD

Panelists

Mohamed R. Ali, MD; Guilherme M. Campos, MD; Julie Kim, MD; Corrigan L. McBride, MD

Target Audience

The main target audience for this program will be surgeons, fellows, surgical residents, students, endoscopists, and nurses.

Course Overview

The purpose of this course is to demonstrate cutting edge and novel approaches pertaining to metabolic and bariatric surgery from both the United States and abroad. This course will focus on primary endoluminal bariatric procedures, management of complex bariatric issues, varying approaches to bariatric operations and revisional bariatric procedures. Invited faculty from around the world will present videos pertaining to these topics which will then be discussed and commented on by a panel of experts in the field.

Course Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Demonstrate current primary endoluminal bariatric procedures
  • Demonstrate use of robotics in bariatric surgery
  • Demonstrate various endoluminal and operative approaches for bariatric patients requiring a revision
  • Demonstrate management of hiatal hernia, intussusception and common bile duct stones in the bariatric patient
  • Demonstrate emerging techniques for primary bariatric operations.

Course Agenda

2:00pm
LRYGP: Anastomotic Stoma Reduction
Christopher C. Thompson, MD, MSc
2:15pm
Fistulas Post-Sleeve Gastrectomy: Endoscopic Management
Manoel P. Galvao Neto, MD
2:30pm
Management of CBD Stones in Post Gastric Bypass Patients
Eric M. Pauli, MD
2:45pm
Operative Management of Chronic Sleeve Leak
Ramzi S. Alami, MD
3:00pm
Nissen Conversion to Gastric Bypass
Maher El Chaar, MD
3:15pm
Robotic RYGB
Erik Wilson, MD
3:30pm
Omega Loop Laparoscopic Gastric Bypass
Jean-Marc Chevallier, MD
3:45pm
BREAK
4:00pm
Endoscopic Management of High BP Limb to Alimentary Limb Fistula
Ann M. Rogers, MD
4:15pm
Intussusception Options after Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass
Brandon Williams, MD
4:30pm
Single Anastomosis Duodeno-Ileal Anatomosisi with Sleeve (SADIs Procedure)
Andres Sanchez-Pernaute, MD, PhD
4:45pm
Revisional Surgery: Revising the band
Marina S. Kurian, MD
5:00pm
Revisional Surgery: Laparoscopic Management GG Fistula
Maher El Chaar, MD
5:15pm
Management of Jejunojejunostomy Obstructions
Chan W. Park, MD
5:30pm
Reversal of Laparoscopic Gastric Bypass
Matthew T. Baker, MD
5:45pm
Management Options for Failed Vertical Banded Gastroplasty
Dana D. Portenier, MD
6:00pm
Adjourn