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Thursday, September 9, 2021

ALL TIMES IN EASTERN TIME ZONE

2:45 pm
Come As You Are Afternoon Stretches
Judi Bar, E-500 RYT
Yoga Program Manager
Center for Integrative and Lifestyle Medicine
3:00 pm
Welcome and Opening Remarks
Bartolome Burguera, MD, PhD
John P. Kirwan, PhD

OBESITY AWARENESS: THE SCENE…AND UNSEEN

3:15 pm
Obesity Awareness
John P. Kirwan, PhD
3:30 pm
Stigma of Obesity
Francesco Rubino, MD
3:45 pm
Progress in Policies
Bill Dietz, MD
4:00 pm
Obesity Advocacy
Joe Nadglowski, BS
4:15 pm
Panel Discussion and Questions
Bill Dietz, MD; John P. Kirwan, PhD; Joe Nadglowski, BS; and Francesco Rubino, MD

“COVIBESITY”: THE INTERACTION BETWEEN 2 PANDEMICS

4:30 pm
COVID and Obesity
Donna Ryan, MD
4:45 pm
Psychological and Behavioral
Leslie Heinberg, PhD
5:00 pm
Outcomes in the Bariatric Patient
Ali Aminian, MD
5:15 pm
Panel Discussion & Questions
Ali Aminian, MD; Leslie Heinberg, PhD; and Donna Ryan, MD
5:30 pm
Break & Visit Online Exhibit Hall

MECHANISMS OF OBESITY – DISCOVERIES FROM THE BENCH

6:00 PM
Can we Blame the Brain for Obesity?
Christopher Morrison, PhD
6:15 pm
Exercise – Is it a Makeover for Adipose Tissue?
Jacqueline Stephens, PhD
6:30 pm
What are Obesogens and How can they Drive Adiposity?
Jerry Heindel, PhD
6:50 pm
Panel Discussion and Questions
Jerry Heindel, PhD; Christopher Morrison, PhD; and Jacqueline Stephens, PhD
7:05 pm
Adjourn

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Friday, September 10, 2021

ALL TIMES IN EASTERN TIME ZONE

2:45 pm
Come As You Are Afternoon Stretches
Judi Bar, E-500 RYT
Yoga Program Manager
Center for Integrative and Lifestyle Medicine
3:00 pm
Day 2 Welcome

DIABETES AND OBESITY TREATMENT – LIFESTYLE, DIET, EXERCISE

3:10 pm
Diet: Is There One that Fits All?
Jamy D. Ard, MD
3:25 pm
Initial Approach to the Patient with Obesity
Marcio Griebeler, MD
3:40 pm
Integrating Behavior Change into Clinical Practice
Tiffany Stewart, PhD
3:55 pm
How to Get your Patient Moving: Exercise Counseling
Dale Bond, PhD
4:10 pm
Panel Discussion and Questions
Jamy D. Ard, MD; Dale Bond, PhD; Marcio Griebeler, MD; and Tiffany Stewart, PhD

CONCURRENT WORKSHOPS

4:30 pm
Telehealth/Virtual Visit Best Practices for Obesity Care
Jamy Ard, MD; Bartolome Burguera, MD, PhD; and Philip Schauer, MD
How to Counsel on Special Diets: DASH, Keto, Intermittent Fasting
Catherine Champagne, PhD, RDN, and Kate Blumberg, RDN
Moderator: Gail Cresci, PhD, RD
Tips for Managing Diabetes Medications During a Weight Loss Effort
Dan Bessessen, MD, and Diana Isaacs, PharmD
Moderator: Vinni Makin, MD
How to Deliver Obesity Intervention in Primary Care
Donna Ryan, MD, and Tiffany Stewart, PhD
Moderator: Raoul Manalac, MD
Pediatric Workshop: Obesity, Sleep Disorders and the Pandemic
Jennifer Brubaker, PhD, CNP, and Vaishal Shah, MD
Moderator: Roy Kim, MD
The Body Positive Movement Isn’t a Fad: Nutrition Approaches Patients and Clinicians Need to Know
Jacob Mey, PhD, RD, and Lauren Sullivan, RD
Moderator: Melissa Matteo, RD
Overcoming Barriers to Obesity Care
Phillip Brantley, PhD and Allyson Diggins, PhD
Moderator: Kasey Goodpaster, PhD
5:30 pm
Break & Visit Online Exhibit Hall

COMORBIDITIES

6:00 pm
Medical Management of Mental Health and Obesity
Raoul Manalac, MD
6:15 pm
Osteoarthritis
M. Elaine Husni, MD, MPH
6:30 pm
Obesity and NASH
Ken Cusi, MD
6:45 pm
Panel Discussion and Questions
Ken Cusi, MD; M. Elaine Husni, MD, MPH; Raoul Manalac, MD
7:00 pm
Adjourn

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Saturday, September 11, 2021

ALL TIMES IN EASTERN TIME ZONE

9:00 am
Day 3 Welcome

OBESITY TREATMENT- SURGICAL

9:10 am
Kidney Outcomes after Metabolic Surgery
Ricardo Cohen, MD
9:30 am
Cardiovascular and Diabetes Outcomes after Metabolic Surgery
Philip Schauer, MD
9:50 am
Bariatric Surgery 101 for Primary Care Physicians
Vance Albaugh, MD and Ricard Corcelles, MD
10:15 am
Surgical Case Discussion
Panel: Vance Albaugh, MD, PhD; Ricardo Cohen, MD; Ricard Corcelles, MD; Philip Schauer, MD;
Moderator: Derrick Cetin, DO

OBESITY AND DIABETES TREATMENT- MEDICAL

10:35 am
Use of Obesity Medication in Context of Employee Health Plan
Bartolome Burguera, MD, PhD
10:50 am
Diabetic Medications and Cardiovascular Outcomes
Sangeeta Kashyap, MD
11:05 am
Nuts and Bolts for the Use of Anti-obesity Medications
W. Scott Butsch, MD
11:20 am
What is the Secret to Avoid Weight Regain?
Dan Bessessen, MD
11:35 am
Medical Case Discussions
Dan Bessessen, MD; Bartolome Burguera, MD, PhD; W. Scott Butsch, MD; and Sangeeta Kashyap, MD
Moderator: Marcio Griebeler. MD
12:00 pm
Break

PATIENT CENTERED TREATMENT

12:15 pm
Lessons Learned from Medical and Surgical Patient Cases
Moderators: Bartolome Burguera, MD, PhD, and Philip Schauer, MD
1:00 pm
Adjourn

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