Hot Topics in Bariatrics

Hot Topics in Bariatrics (HTB) is a new and exciting interactive program where the best bariatric literature will be analyzed and critiqued by experienced bariatric surgeons. Each program will review approximately 3 important published papers. The audience will have the opportunity to learn from the presentations and also interact with both the presenters and the other attendees by asking questions.The objective of the program is to educate the world at large of the important milestones in bariatric surgery.

Chairman, Hot Topics in Bariatrics:  Scott A. Shikora, MD, FACS 
DATE: April, 8th, 2015


Articles discussed   Scientific Board
1.Birkmeyer – Surgical Skills – NEJM – 2013   Henry Buchwald, MD, PhD
2.Schauer – Stampede Trial – NEJM -2014   Philip Schauer, MD
3.Marceau – DS Effects – Obes Surg- 2014   Andrei Keidar, MD


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