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1.5 CME 1.5 CEU

Facilitators

Robin L. Blackstone, MD; Teresa L. LaMasters, MD

Target Audience

This informal roundtable discussion is for physicians, surgeons, and residents in the field of obesity treatment or bariatric and metabolic surgery.

Course Overview

This activity is intended to provide a forum for discussion about the challenges and rewards women may experience in the field of bariatric surgery. The format will be an open discussion, and participants will be able to engage with the faculty.

Course Objectives

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

  • Contrast different models of Bariatric Practice
  • Recognize potential rewards or advantages for women in bariatric surgery
  • Recognize potential challenges for women in bariatric surgery
  • Apply recommendations for avoiding pitfalls in practice.