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CME/CE Expiration Date: 06/12/2019*
*The expiration date listed above is the last day CME/CE credit can be claimed for this specific presentation.


Description:

  • In Pre-habilitation and Medical Optimization for the Surgical Patient: The Role of the Obesity Specialist, Dr. Rodney Voisine discusses working with pre- and post-operative bariatric surgery patients.
     
  • In Clinical and Surgical Obesity Medicine Collaboration, Dr. Ponce will outline the present landscape of bariatric surgery and present strategies useful to bridging the gap that currently exists in many communities between the bariatric surgeon and obesity medicine clinician.
     
  • In Surgery (Fall 2014), Dr. Clark will discuss the post-operative anatomy and its impact on nutrition; identify appropriate laboratory evaluation techniques of post-operative patients; review vitamin deficiencies and replacement therapies for each deficiency; identify immediate post-operative complications; review medication adjustments post-operatively; and review long-term post-operative complications, and therapy.
     
  • In Using Pharmacotherapy as a Treatment after Weight-loss Surgery, Dr. Thomas Clark will discuss the benefits of prescribing a weight-management medication to a patient who has undergone a surgical weight-loss procedure. He will explain how medication can help post-operative patients maintain their weight loss.
     
  • In Recidivism after Bariatric Surgery, Dr. Halmi will discuss why recidivism occurs and provide strategies to overcome it in the bariatric surgical patient.
Formats Available: On-demand
Original Presentation Date: June 13, 2016
On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

Approved Credit:
  • Obesity Medicine Association: 5.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s), 5.25 Participation Credit(s)

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    Bariatric Surgery Individual Lectures
    Collapse Helping Your Patient Decide on Bariatric Surgery: Medical and Surgical Decision-making
    Richard Lindquist, MD, FAASP, FOMA, Dipl. ABOM; Brian Sung, MD, FACS, FASMBS, Dipl. ABOM
    CME/CE Expiration Date: *04/15/2020
    *The expiration date listed above is the last day CME/CE credit can be claimed for this specific presentation.

     

    Description: Drs. Lindquist and Sung will provide insight from their perspectives of an obesity medicine clinician and a bariatric surgeon on guidelines for bariatric surgery and possible complicating issues through case studies. 


    Objectives:

    • Review medical recommendations regarding surgery
    • Review surgical decision-making
    • Application with case studies

    Originally Recorded: Recorded on 4/22/2017

    Formats Available: On-demand
    Original Presentation Date: April 22, 2017
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • Obesity Medicine Association: 2.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s), 2.00 Participation Credit(s)

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    Thomas W. Clark, MD, MS, FACS, FASMBS, Dipl. ABOM
    CME/CE Expiration Date: 09/15/2019*
    *The expiration date listed above is the last day CME/CE credit can be claimed for this specific presentation.

     

    Description: Dr. Clark discusses types of weight-loss surgery (WLS) procedures along with the risks and benefits assoicated with these procedures.

    Formats Available: On-demand
    Original Presentation Date: November 04, 2016
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • Obesity Medicine Association: 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s), 1.25 Participation Credit(s)

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    Collapse The Obesity Algorithm Overview and Application
    Harold Bays, MD, FTOS, FACC, FACE, FNLA, FOMA, Dipl. ABOM; Angela Fitch, MD, FACP, FOMA, Dipl. ABOM
    CME/CE Expiration Date: *04/15/2020
    *The expiration date listed above is the last day CME/CE credit can be claimed for this specific presentation.

     

    Description: Highlights of the latest updates to the Obesity Algorithm® which is a clinical resource designed to help health care professionals both understand the complexity of the disease of obesity and implement effective, evidence-based treatment strategies with patients will be discussed along with clinical applications


    Objectives:

    • Provide overview of the 2017 Obesity Algorithm
    • Discuss sentinel updates
    • Discuss illustrative examples of clinical applications
    • Describe how updates, authors, algorithm, obesity definition, people first language, office environment, genetics, cancer, obesity paradox, body composition, and energy expenditure all apply to the clinical management of patients with obesity
    • Describe concomitant medications, nutrition, transfats, diet patterns, physical exercise, motivational interviews, behavior therapy, technologies, GI hormones, newer bariatric technologies, micronutrients, minerals/trace elements, and microbiome apply to the clinical management of patients with obesity
    • Apply diverse treatment strategies to patients with various obesity phenotypes
    • Manage secondary causes of obesity
    • Identify concomitant medication issues and individualizing treatment accordingly
    • Describe nutrition, physical activity and psychological interventions for treating obesity

    Originally Recorded: Recorded on 4/20/2017

    Formats Available: On-demand
    Original Presentation Date: April 20, 2017
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • Obesity Medicine Association: 2.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s), 2.50 Participation Credit(s)

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    Collapse The Patient Care Continuum
    Jennifer Seger, MD, FOMA, Dipl. ABOM; Michael Seger, MD, FACS; Chris Sander, RCIS
    CME/CE Expiration Date: 9/01/2020*
    *The expiration date listed above is the last day CME/CE credit can be claimed for this specific presentation.

     

    Description: Drs. Seger along with patient Chris Sander will discuss the challenges associated with obesity care and how those challenges impact patient care.

    Formats Available: On-demand
    Original Presentation Date: September 17, 2017
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • Obesity Medicine Association: 1.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s), 1.75 Participation Credit(s)

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    Richard Lindquist, MD, FAASP, FOMA
    CME/CE Expiration Date: 09/15/2019*
    *The expiration date listed above is the last day CME/CE credit can be claimed for this specific presentation.

     

    Description: Dr. Lindquist reviews the major options for bariatric surgeries along with the most common early and late complications that occur.

    Formats Available: On-demand
    Original Presentation Date: September 24, 2016
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • Obesity Medicine Association: 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s), 1 Participation Credit(s)

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