Learners will be able to:

-Define, discuss and solve specific challenges in the treatment of people with obesity, obesity-related and metabolic diseases and conditions -Describe the development and use of new techniques to achieve weight loss by surgery in obese patients -Discuss strategies to help patients with failed weight loss or weight regain -Identify creative options for patient follow up and monitoring


1:30pm A126 Presence Of Liver Steatosis Is Associated With Greater Diabetes Remission After Gastric Bypass Surgery
Authors: Ali Aminian, MD; Sangeeta Kashyap, MD; David Cummings, MD; Deepa V Cherla, MD; Philip Schauer, MD; Roman Vangoitsenhoven, MD PhD
Presenter: Roman Vangoitsenhoven, MD PhD
1:37pm A127 Rygb Alters Intestinal Lipid Metabolism And Increases Portal Level Of Anti-Diabetic Phospholipids
Authors: Tammy Lo, MD; Renuka Subramaniam, DVM PhD; Eric Sheu, MD PhD; Ali Tavakkoli, MD
Presenter: Tammy Lo, MD
1:44pm A128 The Responsiveness And Sensitivity Of The Single Point Insulin Sensitivity Estimator (Spise) After Bariatric Surgery
Authors: Stephan S Axer, MD
Presenter: Stephan S Axer, MD
1:51pm A129 Comparison Of Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy And Laparoscopic Roux-En-Y Gastric Bypass Outcomes Utilizing The Acs Mbsaqip
Authors: Zachary Sanford, MD MSc; Andrew Broda, BS
Presenter: Zachary Sanford, MD MSc
1:58pm A130 Comparison Of Operation Time And Operating Room Inefficiencies In Laparoscopic Gastric Bypass Using A Surgical App
Authors: Dimitrios I. Athanasiadis, MD; Sara Monfared, MD; Jake Whiteside, BS; Trisha Engle, RN; Dimitrios Stefanidis, MD FASMBS
Presenter: Dimitrios I. Athanasiadis, MD
2:05pm A131 Alternative Antibiotic Prophylaxis Impacts Weight Loss After Roux-En-Y Gastric Bypass
Authors: Richard A Jacobson, MD; Connor Booker, BS; Alfonso Torquati, MD MSCI FASMBS; Phillip Omotosho, MD
Presenter: Richard A Jacobson, MD
2:12pm A132 Diabetes Remission Scores In Mexican Population
Authors: Antonio Herrera González, MD; Omar R. Quiroz, MD; Luis Cevallos Mosquera, MD; Lizbeth Guilbert Vertiz, MD; Elisa María Sepulveda Guerrero, MD; Andrés León Suárez, MD; Fátima Rodríguez Dávila, MD; Carlos Zerrweck López, MD
Presenter: Omar R. Quiroz, MD
2:19pm A133 Complications In Diabetic Patients Undergoing Weight Loss Surgery: An Analysis Of The Metabolic And Bariatric Surgery Accreditation Quality Improvement Project (Mbsaqip): 2015-2017
Authors: Andrew A Wheeler, MD FACS; John F Tann, MD; Jay Jennings, MD; Milot Thaqi, MD; Rama R Ganga, MD
Presenter: Andrew A Wheeler, MD FACS
2:33pm A135 Postoperative Remission Of Type 2 Diabetes According To Data Driven Cluster Patient Classification Prior To Bariatric Surgery.
Authors: Violeta Raverdy, MD; HELENE VERKINDT, MD; Camille Marciniak, MD; Robert R Caiazzo, MD PhD; Gregory Baud, MD PhD; FRANCOIS PATTOU, MD
Presenter: Violeta Raverdy, MD
2:40pm A136 Roux-En-Y Gastric Bypass (Rygb) Surgery, But Not Caloric Restriction, Increases Reward-Related Genes Within The Ventral Tegmental Area In Mice Fed A High-Fat Diet
Authors: Christyn Harkins, Student; Presheet Patkar, PhD; Hans-Rudolf Berthoud, PhD
Presenter: Christyn Harkins, Student
2:47pm A137 Revisional Bariatric Surgery To Treat Recurrent Diabetes And Pre-Diabetes – Positive Metabolic Effect In 60 Patients
Authors: Dimitar Ranev, MD; Varun Krishnan, MD; Filippo Filicori, MD; Megan Pandorf, PA-C; Jacqueline Duarte Fernandes, MD; Julio Teixeira, MD
Presenter: Dimitar Ranev, MD
2:54pm A138 Outcomes Of Bariatric Surgery In Adolescents: First Look Based On Mbsaqip
Authors: Maher El Chaar, MD; Amin Al-Mardini, MD; Marlon Pastrana, MD; Jill Stoltzfus, PhD
Presenter: Keith J King, MD
3:00pm Adjourn