All are invited to join the organizational meeting to discuss the Bariatric Surgery Section initiatives in The Obesity Society. The mission of this section is to advance the science of bariatric surgery and the clinical management of the bariatric surgery patient utilizing a multidisciplinary approach. The goal for this meeting is to provide the best and most current expertise in the field to Physicians, Scientists, Psychologists, Dietitians, and Other Obesity Professionals regarding medical, psychological, and nutritional issues relevant to bariatric surgery patients.
The meeting will also include:
• A keynote speaker, Dr. Randy Seeley will deliver a lecture titled “Bariatric Surgery: It’s not what you think it is.”
• 10 poster presentations from the abstract award winners of the Bariatric Surgery Section Poster Competition.
• Identify junior investigators and introduce them to senior investigators.
• Provide a rare opportunity for busy professionals to interact and potentially initiate collaborations.
Please join us!