$50 – $75

Humber River Hospital's Bariatric Symposium

Event Information

Share this event

Date and Time

Location

Location

Humber River Hospital

1235 Wilson Avenue

Toronto, ON M3M 3G7

Canada

View Map

Refund Policy

Refund Policy

No Refunds

Event description

Description

Bariatric Symposium (Physician and Allied)

Saturday, January 25, 2020

Humber River Hospital

Level 3 Paul B. Helliwell Foundation Auditorium

1235 Wilson Ave.

Toronto, ON M3M 0B2


Accreditation:

This event is awaiting Accreditation.


Faculty:

Barb Collins

President & CEO, Humber River Hospital

Dr. Stephen Glazer MD, FRCPC, FCCP, ABOM Diplomate
Medical Director Bariatric Surgical and Medical Program, Humber River Hospital

President Canadian Association of Bariatric Physicians and Surgeons

Dr. John Hagen MD, FRCS(C)

Chief of Surgery & Surgical Director of Bariatric Surgical Program, Humber River Hospital

Dr. Michael Vallis PhD, R Psych

Associate Professor, Family Medicine, Dalhousie University


Dr. Sandy Van MD, CCFP, ABOM Diplomate

Director of Weight Management, WellOne Medical Centre

Dr. Quoc Huynh MD, FRCS(C)
General and Bariatric Surgery, Humber River Hospital

Dr. Scott Gmora MD, FRSCSC, FACS

Minimally Invasive GI and Bariatric Surgery

Associate Professor, Department of Surgery, McMaster University

Dr. Erica Burry MD, FRCPC

Pediatric Endocrinologist, Humber River Hospital & Markham Stouffville Hospital

Dr. Arthur Kushner MD, MCFP

Chief, Department of Family and Community Medicine, Humber River Hospital

Lead Physician, Humber River FHT

Gabriella Fozo-Nagy BScPhm, RPh

Clinical Pharmacist, Combined Surgical Unit, Toronto Western Hospital University Health Network

Roshni John RD, M.Sc., CDE, CBE

Full Time Registered Dietitian, Humber River Hospital Bariatric Clinic


Agenda:

07:00 - 08:00

Registration and Breakfast

08:00 - 08:05

Welcoming Remarks

Dr. Stephen Glazer MD, FRCPC, FCCP, ABOM Diplomate

08:05 - 08:35

Navigating Health Care in the Current Healthcare System

Barb Collins

08:35 - 09:20

Keynote Address – Barriers to Treatment for the Obesity Epidemic

Dr. Michael Vallis PhD, R Psych

09:20 - 10:00

Psychologic Aspects of Obesity

Dr. Sandy Van MD, CCFP, ABOM Diplomate

10:00 - 10:20

Nutrition Break

10:20 - 11:00

Surgical Treatment of Obesity – Mechanisms of How Weight Loss is Achieved, Success Rates, Complications and Weight Regain

Dr. Quoc Huynh MD, FRCS(C)

11:00 - 11:40

Bariatric Surgery Aftercare – What the Family Physician Wants to Know

Dr. Scott Gmora MD, FRSCSC, FACS

11:40 - 12:20

Obesity and Pediatrics and Challenges in Implementing Care

Dr. Erica Burry MD, FRCPC

12:20 - 13:00

LUNCH

13:00 - 13:40

The Neurobiology and Pharmacologic Treatment of Obesity

Dr. Stephen Glazer MD, FRCPC, FCCP, ABOM Diplomate

13:40 - 14:20

Medications Which Cause Obesity and Medication Considerations Post Bariatric Surgery

Gabriella Fozo-Nagy BScPhm, RPh

14:20 - 15:00

Nutritional Deficiencies Associated With Obesity

Roshni John RD, M.Sc., CDE, CBE

15:00 - 15:40

Rapid-Fire Session – Cases and Frequently Asked Questions:

Dr. Stephen Glazer MD, FRCPC, FCCP, ABOM Diplomate

Dr. Erica Burry MD, FRCPC

Dr. John Hagen MD, FRCS(C)

Dr. Sandy Van, MD, CCFP, ABOM Diplomate

Dr. Arthur Kushner MD, MCFP

Roshni John RD, M.Sc., CDE, CBE

15:40 - 16:00

Closing Remarks



Learning Objectives:

1. Highlight health care delivery and bariatric surgery in Ontario

2. Describe the psychological aspects of obesity

3. Review the surgical approaches to the treatment of obesity

4. Expand upon the postoperative care of the bariatric patient

5. Evaluate the challenges in assessing and treating pediatric obesity

6. Describe the neurobiology of obesity and pharmacologic approaches to the treatment of obesity

7. Expand upon medication considerations as a cause of obesity and medication changes post bariatric asurgery

8. Discuss the nutritional deficiencies associated with obesity

Bariatric Symposium Committee:

• Jhanvi Solanki Program Director Inpatient and Surgical Outpatient Clinics

• Dr. John Hagen, Chief of Surgery

• Dr. Stephen Glazer Medical Internist

• Dr. Arthur Kushner, Chief of Family Medicine

• Roshni John, Registered Dietitian

• Hema Mahesh Kumar, Registered Dietitian

• Nancy Raponi, Manager

• Navdeep Badwal, Clinical Practice Leader

• Mark Orge, Patient Representative

• Jody McCutcheon, Admin Support

• Vanessa Lambe, Communications

• Adhoc: Peri-op Program Director and Dr. Bernstein, Anesthesia

Share with friends

Date and Time

Location

Humber River Hospital

1235 Wilson Avenue

Toronto, ON M3M 3G7

Canada

View Map

Refund Policy

No Refunds

Save This Event

Event Saved