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Thursday September 22

All times listed in Eastern Time
6:45 am
Continental Breakfast and Visit Exhibits
7:30 am
Opening Remarks
Beri Ridgeway, MD, Cleveland Clinic Chief of Staff

Obesity: How to Address Health Disparities Session
Moderators: Kendalle Cobb, MD, and Bartolome Burguera MD, PhD

7:40 am
Healthcare Disparities: An Overview
Jamy D. Ard, MD
8:05 am
Stigma and Health Disparities Around Obesity
Ricardo Correa, MD
8:30 am
Obesity Advocacy
Kendalle Cobb, MD
9:15 am
Panel Discussion
9:40 am
Break and Visit Exhibits

Obesity Treatment: Lifestyle, Diet, and Exercise Session
Moderator: Leslie J. Heinberg, PhD, MA

10:10 am
Overview of the Current the State of Obesity
Christopher Still, DO
10:40 am
Integrating Behavioral Interventions Into Clinical Practice
Leslie J. Heinberg, PhD, MA
11:10 am
Exercise: What’s the Best Option for Weight Loss?
Matthew Kampert, DO
11:40 am
Diet: What’s the Best Option for Weight Loss?
Daniel Bessesen, MD
12:10 pm
Lunch Break
12:20 pm
Optional Non-CME Satellite Opportunity
1:30 pm
Concurrent Workshops
  1. Obesity of the Future: the Age of Telemedicine and Digital Care
    Elena Borukh, MD
    Ninoska Peterson, PhD
  2. Ten Common Obesity Myths and Truths
    Sangeeta Kashyap MD
    Christopher Still, DO
  3. Management of Post-Bariatric Patient Clinic
    Scott Butsch MD
    Derrick Cetin, DO
    Kasey Goodpaster, PhD
  4. Shared Medical Appointments
    Marianne Sumego, MD
  5. How to Deliver Obesity Intervention in Primary Care
    Homa Varghai, MD
    Samina Yunus, MD
  6. Robotic Surgery Workshop
    Moderators: Ricard Corcelles, MD, Toms Augustin, MD
    Robotic Sleeve Gastrectomy: Walter Cha, MD
    Robotic RYGB: Chelsea Feng, MD
    How to build a bariatric robotic program in an academic center: Matthew Fourman, MD
    Robotic surgery for revisional cases: Monique Hassan, MD

  7. *Live Streaming Workshop
2:15 pm
Break
2:30 pm
  1. De-escalation of diabetes medication in weight loss
    Diana Isaacs, PharmD

    New Glycemic Medications with cardio and renal protection
    Kevin Pantalone, DO
  2. Hands-on Approach to Health and Fitness Apps and Devices
    Amelia Gibbs
    Jessica Ruff, MD, MA, MSPH
    Robert Saper, MD
  3. Weight Loss Maintenance and How to Avoid Weight Regain*
    Leslie J. Heinberg, PhD, MA
    Daniel Bessesen, MD
  4. Motivational Interviewing
    Jennifer Duncan, PsyD
    Ninoska Peterson, PhD
  5. Management of Diabetes Peri-Bariatric Surgery
    Oscar Morey Vargas, MD
  6. Robotic Surgery Workshop Continued
    Moderators: Ricard Corcelles, MD, Toms Augustin, MD
    Robotic Sleeve Gastrectomy: Walter Cha, MD
    Robotic RYGB: Chelsea Feng, MD
    How to build a bariatric robotic program in an academic center: Matthew Fourman, MD
    Robotic surgery for revisional cases: Monique Hassan, MD
3:15 pm
Break and Visit Exhibits

Pediatric and Adolescent Obesity Session
Moderator: Roy Kim, MD

3:30 pm
Recognizing and Managing Eating Disorders in Children, Adolescents and Young Adults with Obesity
Ellen Rome, MD
4:00 pm
Addressing the entire family
Lina Alkhaled, MD
4:30 pm
Management of Pediatric Obesity: Moving Beyond Diet and Exercise
Cleveland Clinic BeWell Kids Clinic
Jennifer Brubaker, PhD, APRN, CNP; Meridith Jochum PT, DPT; Hanna Leikin, MS, RD; Erin Leneghan, RD, Taylor N. Stephens, PhD
5:00 pm
Adjourn
5:30 pm
Optional Non-CME Satellite Opportunity

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Friday, September 23

All times listed in Eastern Time
6:45 am
Continental Breakfast and Visit Exhibits
7:10 am
Come As You Are Morning Stretches
Judi Bar, C-IAYT, E-RYT 500

Obesity Treatment: Surgical Session
Moderator: Ricard Corcelles, MD

7:30 am
What do I have to know about Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery?

Metabolic Surgery & Diabetes. State of the Art
Ricardo Cohen, MD

Indications and Techniques
Jesse Gutnick, MD

Metabolic Surgery & Cancer
Raul Rosenthal, MD

8:30 am
New Horizons in Metabolic Surgery

Health Consequences of Obesity is Reversible
Ali Aminian, MD

Non-Surgical Therapies for Weight Loss
Matt Kroh, MD

SADI-S as Metabolic Procedure
Antonio Torres, MD

9:30 am
Break and Visit Exhibits

Obesity Treatment: Medical Session
Moderators: W. Scott Butsch, MD, and Marcio Griebeler, MD

10:00 am
Obesity, Time to Take the Bull by the Horns
Bartolome Burguera, MD, PhD
10:30 am
What’s New with Pharmacotherapy in Obesity
W. Scott Butsch, MD
11:00 am
Challenges for Anti-obesity Medications Coverage
Daniel Bessesen, MD
11:30 am
Integral Approach to Obesity Therapy – The CCF Experience
Marcio Griebeler, MD
12:00 pm
Lunch Break
12:10 pm
Optional Non-CME Satellite Opportunity
1:15 pm
Concurrent Workshops
  1. The full Cycle of Obesity Treatment: from Primary Care to the Specialist*
    Reena Bose, MD
    Samina Yunus, MD
  2. Telehealth/Virtual Visit Best Practices for Obesity Care
    Jamy D. Ard, MD
  3. Challenges in management of obesity in South Asians
    Vinni Makin, MD
  4. Obesity treatment on a Budget: Cooking, Medications, and More
    Lauren Sullivan, RD
  5. Obesity Management of the Transgender Male Clinical Cases
    Peminda Cabandugama, MD
  6. New Technologies Surgical Workshop
    Moderator: Ricard Corcelles, MD
    Intragastric Balloon: Judy Chen, MD
    Endoscopic Sleeve Gastroplasty: Roberto Simons-Linares, MD

  7. *Live Streaming Workshop

Patient Centered Treatment Session
Moderators: Ricard Corcelles, MD, and Marcio Griebeler, MD

2:15 pm
Lessons Learned from Medical and Surgical Patient Cases

Obesity and Complications Session
Moderators: Bartolome Burguera, MD, PhD, and Kevin Pantalone, DO

2:45 pm
Cardiovascular Effects of Obesity: Implications for Treatment Strategies
Steven Nissen, MD
3:05 pm
Gut Microbiota in Cardiovascular Disease and Obesity
Stanley Hazen, MD, PhD
3:20 pm
Fatty liver disease: different stages, different approach?
Jamile Wakim-Fleming ,MD
3:45 pm
Male hypogonadism and obesity
Kevin Pantalone, DO
4:05 pm
Female hypogonadism/PCOS in obesity
Ula Abed Alwahab, MD
4:25 pm
Obesity and Cancer
Jame Abraham, MD
4:45 pm
Obesity treatment in Transgender population
Shirisha Avadhanula, MD
5:05 pm
Closing Remarks
Activity Director(s)
5:15 pm
Adjourn

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