- Learn the current state of adolescent obesity care in regions of the world
- Learn the current state of adolecent obesity management in other regions of the world using specific modalities – sleeve gastrectomy, baloons, endobarriers, medications, etc
- Learn the US state of the art in analogous obesity disease treatment methodologies
- Compare obesity treatment in the pediatric population in other countries to the US.
Overview and Target Audience:
Join the pediatric committees of asmbs and TOS as we hear about the treatments for pediatric obesity happening around the world. Our program will take you to Canada, Britain, Europe and the Middle East in the morning and then come around thru India, Japan/Asia, Australia and Brazil in the afternoon. We will pair several of our international speakers with the US perspective on subjects as diverse as ERAS, medications, health care delivery systems and developmental delay.
We will break for the Pediatric Obesity Committee meeting and speaker over lunch. So please join us from 10:30-3:00 for a full session of ASMBS/TOS networking and discussion on how to treat the children with obesity.
Speakers Coming Soon!
Welcome and Introductory Remarks
Canadian Experience & Day Program for Obesity
British Isles Experience & Psychiatric Outcomes in Bariatric Surgery Patients
US Pediatric Obesity Treatment Psychiatric Outcomes
Swiss and European Experience & Medication Use
US Pediatric Obesity Medication Use
Middle Eastern Experience & Endobarrier and Devices
Question and Answer
Indian Experience & Genetic Obesity, Surgical Treatment
US Pediatric Obesity Treatment in Patients with Developmental Delay
Japanese and Asian Experience & Pediatric Bariatric Surgery ERAS
Australian Experience & Health Service Delivery in Australia for Pediatric Obesity
Health Care Delivery in the US for the Treatment of Pediatric Obesity
Brazilian Experience & Balloons/Devices in Pediatric Bariatric Patients
Question and Answer/Wrap Up