This course provides an overview of metabolic aspects of bariatric surgery and integrative preoperative and postoperative care of patients with metabolic syndrome.

Objectives:

  • Discuss metabolic effects of bariatric surgery
  • Discuss preoperative care of metabolic patients
  • Discuss postoperative care of metabolic patients.

8:00am Nursing role of preoperative bariatric patient preparation and prevention of post-op complications
Karen Schulz, MSN CNS CBN
8:15am Presurgical psychosocial evaluation of bariatric surgery patients
Leslie Heinberg, PhD
8:30am Cardiovascular risk assessment pre-op
Derrick C Cetin, DO
8:45am Vertical sleeve gastrectomy effects on glycemic control, hyperlipidemia and hypertension
Camilo Boza, MD
9:00am RY gastric bypass effects on glycemic control, hyperlipidemia and hypertension
Sayeed Ikramuddin, MD MHA
9:15am BPD/DS effects on glycemic control, hyperlipidemia and hypertension
Gintas Antanavicius, MD
9:30am Break
10:00am New promising metabolic operations and effects on glycemic control
Ricardo Cohen, PhD MD
10:15am How to choose the best metabolic procedure?
John Morton, MD MPH FACS
10:30am Metabolic bone changes after bariatric surgery
Stacy Brethauer, MD FASMBS
10:45am Hypoglycemia after bariatric surgery: presentation and diagnosis
Julie J Kim, MD FACS
11:00am Q & A
11:15am Dealing with Post-Bariatric Surgery Hypoglycemia: dietary modifications
Julie Parrott, MS RDN CPT
11:30am Dealing with Post-Bariatric Surgery Hypoglycemia: surgical options
Mitchell S Roslin, MD
11:45am Integral postoperative glycemic, cholesterol and hypertension medication management
Scott Monte, PharmD
12:00pm Adjourn