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1.5 CME 1.5 CEU

Moderator

Jeffrey I. Mechanick, MD,FACP,FACE,FACN,ECNU

Accreditation Information

Satisfactory completion

Participants must complete an attendance/evaluation form in order to receive a certificate of completion/attendance. Your chosen sessions must be attended in their entirety. Partial credit of individual sessions is not available.

Psychologists

This course is co-sponsored by Amedco and the American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery. Amedco is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Amedco maintains responsibility for this program and its content. Maximum of 1.5 hours.

Social Workers

This course has been submitted for review to NASW in Washington, DC.

Session Agenda

8:00am
Indications for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery
Jeffrey I. Mechanick, MD,FACP,FACE,FACN,ECNU
8:10am
Optimization of Co-morbid Conditions: Diabetes, HTN, Gout, GERD, Cardiovascular Disease
Daniel B. Jones, MD
8:40am
Nutrition Screening and Preoperative Weight Loss
Susan M. Cummings, MS, RD
9:00am
Psychosocial-behavioral Evaluation
Leslie J. Heinberg, PhD
9:20am
Question & Answer
9:30am
Adjourn