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18th Annual Postgraduate Nutrition Symposium — Surgical Treatment of Obesity: Physiological Mechanisms and Clinical Effects at The Joseph B. Martin Conference Center at Harvard Medical School

Harvard Medical School Division of Nutrition

Wednesday, July 12, 2017 at 8:00 AM - Thursday, July 13, 2017 at 12:15 PM (EDT)

18th Annual Postgraduate Nutrition Symposium —...

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Day 1: Wednesday, July 12, 2017—7:15 a.m.– 4:30 p.m. Jul 7, 2017 Free  
Day 2: Thursday, July 13, 2017—7:15 a.m.– 12:15 p.m. Jul 7, 2017 Free  

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Wednesday, July 12th, 2017

7:15 A.M.

Registration and Breakfast

8:00 A.M.

Welcome and Introductions

Steven K. Grinspoon, M.D., Harvard Medical School

Lee M. Kaplan, M.D., Ph.D, Massachusetts General Hospital

Kathleen E. Corey, M.D., MPH, MMSC, Massachusetts General Hospital

8:15 A.M.

Keynote I – The Current Landscape of Surgical Obesity Treatment

Lee M. Kaplan, M.D., Ph.D.

Director, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition Institute

Massachusetts General Hospital

Associate Professor of Medicine

Harvard Medical School

Session I: Physiologic Mechanisms of Weight Loss Surgery

9:15 A.M.

Effects on the Microbiome

Rosa Krajmalnik-Brown, Ph.D.

Senior Sustainability Scientist, Julie Ann Wrigley Institute of Sustainability

Associate Professor, School of Sustainable Engineering and the Built Environment, Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering

Arizona State University

10:00 A.M.

Coffee Break

10:20 A.M.

Effects on Intestinal Glucose Metabolism and Gut Peptides

Nicholas Stylopoulos, M.D.

Assistant Professor

Harvard Medical School

Assistant in Pediatrics, Division of Endocrinology

Center for Basic and Translational Obesity Research

Boston Children's Hospital

11:05 A.M.

Effects on CNS Satiety Signaling

Hans-Rudolf Berthoud, Ph.D.

George H. Bray Professor of Neuroscience

Neurobiology of Nutrition and Metabolism Department

Pennington Biomedical Research Center, Louisiana State University System

11:50 A.M.

Roundtable Discussion

12:15 P.M.

Lunch

Session II: Health Effects of Weight Loss Surgery

1:15 P.M.

Effects of Weight Loss Surgery on Bone

Elaine W. Yu, M.D., MMSc

Assistant Professor in Medicine

Director, Bone Density Center

Massachusetts General Hospital

2:00 P.M.

Weight Loss Surgery as a Treatment for Diabetes

Ali Tavakkoli, M.D.

Co-Director, Center for Weight Management and Metabolic Surgery

Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Associate Professor of Surgery

Harvard Medical School

2:45 P.M.

Coffee Break

3:05 P.M.

Weight Loss Surgery and Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease

Kathleen E. Corey, M.D., MPH, MMSC

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Harvard Medical School

Director, MGH Fatty Liver Clinic

Massachusetts General Hospital

3:35 P.M.

Effect of Weight Loss Surgery on Addictive Behaviors

Stephanie Sogg, Ph.D.

Psychologist, MGH Weight Center

Massachusetts General Hospital

Assistant Professor

Harvard Medical School

Visiting Professor, Department of Pharmacy, Health, and Wellbeing

University of Sunderland

4:05 P.M

Roundtable Discussion & Wrap-Up

4:30 P.M.

Closing Remarks/Adjourn

Thursday, July 13th, 2017

7:15 A.M.

Registration and Breakfast

8:00 A.M.

Welcome and Introductions

Steven K. Grinspoon, M.D., Harvard Medical School

Session III: Weight Loss Surgery in Special Populations

8:15 A.M.

Pregnancy Outcomes After Weight Loss Surgery

Elizabeth S. Ginsburg, M.D. (invited)

Medical Director, Assisted Reproductive Technologies

Brigham and Women's Hospital

Professor

Harvard Medical School

9:00 A.M.

Weight Loss Surgery in Adolescents

Alison Hoppin, M.D.

Associate Physician in Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition

Pediatric Obesity Medicine, MGH Weight Center

Massachusetts General Hospital

9:45 A.M.

Coffee Break

10:05 A.M.

Racial/Ethnic Disparities and Access to Surgical Treatments for Obesity

Fatima Cody Stanford, M.D., MPH, MPA

Obesity Medicine Physician for Adults, Adolescents, and Children, MGH Weight Center

Massachusetts General Hospital
Instructor of Medicine and Pediatrics

Harvard Medical School

10:50 A.M.

Roundtable Discussion

11:15 A.M.

Keynote II – Moving Forward: Applying Principles of Surgical Therapy to Medical Weight Loss Interventions

Caroline M. Apovian, M.D., FACP, FACN

Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics

Boston University School of Medicine

Director, Nutrition and Weight Management Center at Boston Medical Center

Director, Nutrition and Support Service at Boston Medical Center

12:15 P.M.

Closing Remarks/Adjourn

Have questions about 18th Annual Postgraduate Nutrition Symposium — Surgical Treatment of Obesity: Physiological Mechanisms and Clinical Effects at The Joseph B. Martin Conference Center at Harvard Medical School? Contact Harvard Medical School Division of Nutrition

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The Joseph B. Martin Conference Center at Harvard Medical School
77 Avenue Louis Pasteur
Boston, MA 02115

Wednesday, July 12, 2017 at 8:00 AM - Thursday, July 13, 2017 at 12:15 PM (EDT)


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Harvard Medical School Division of Nutrition

Presented by

Nutrition Obesity Research Center at Harvard and the Division of Nutrition
Harvard Medical School

in conjunction with

The Department of Nutrition
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

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