Metabolic Bariatric Surgery 2022:
Current Trends and New Directions

May 20-21, 2022

Earn Continuing Medical Education Credits

Accreditation

Target Audience

General Surgeons, Bariatric Surgeons, Bariatric Physicians, Primary Care Physicians, Pediatricians, Plastic Surgeons, Legal Professionals, Nurses, Hospital Administrators, Nutritionists, Dietitians, Psychologists, Behavioral Health Professionals, and other Allied Health Professionals interested in the medical and surgical advancements and management of clinically severe obesity.

This activity is designed to address the following core and team competencies: Patient Care, Medical Knowledge, Teams & Teamwork, Interprofessional Collaboration, and Interprofessional Communication.

Learning Objectives

Following the completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

Accreditation

In support of improving patient care, CineMed is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Physicians
CineMed designates this live activity for a maximum of 13.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nurses
This activity provides 13.25 contact hours for nurses.

Disclosure

The provider adheres to accreditation requirements regarding industry support of continuing medical education. Disclosure of the planning committee and faculty's commercial relationships will be made known at the activity. Speakers are required to openly disclose any limitations of data and/or any discussion of any off-label, experimental, or investigational uses of drugs or devices in their presentations. All provider employees and activity planners in control of content have indicated that they have no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

The following Speakers have indicated they have No Relevant Financial Relationships to Disclose:

Daniel Baughn, PhD, Angelina V. Bernier, Md, Vicky Blackard, MBA/HCA, CBN, Guillermo E. Bolanos, MD, FACS, Christopher DuCoin, MD, MPH, Michael A. Edwards, MD, Enrique F. Elli, MD, Lisa M. Ferreira, MD, Karen Flanders, MSN, CNP, CBN, John Paul Gonzalvo, DO, Sharon Krzyanowski, BSN, RN, CBN, Terry McKenzie, RN, CBN, Joseph W. Melendez-Davidson, MD, Michel Murr, MD, Christopher Joe Northup, MD, Alexander Ramirez, MD, FACS, Bharti K. Shetye, MD, and Andre F. Teixera, MD

Relevant Financial Relationships:

Lillian Craggs-Dino, DHA, RDN, LDN, CLT
Disclosures:
Ineligible Company: Bariatric Fusion
Type of Relationship: Advisory board member
Does this relationship constitute a real or apparent conflict of interest based on your participation in the activity? No
My disclosed relationship will not influence my ability to give a fair and unbiased presentation based on clinical evidence
Refrain from recommending health care goods or services produced by the ineligible with which I have a disclosed relationship

Natan Zundel, MD
Disclosures:
Ineligible Company: GI Windows Type of Relationship: Consultant
Does this relationship constitute a real or apparent conflict of interest based on your participation in the activity? No
My disclosed relationship will not influence my ability to give a fair and unbiased presentation based on clinical evidence
Support my presentation and clinical recommendations with the "best available evidence" from the medical literature
Refrain from recommending health care goods or services produced by the ineligible with which I have a disclosed relationship

Ineligible Company: Apolo
Type of Relationship: Advisor
Does this relationship constitute a real or apparent conflict of interest based on your participation in the activity? No
My disclosed relationship will not influence my ability to give a fair and unbiased presentation based on clinical evidence
Review and change my presentation to eliminate relevance to health care goods or services of my disclosed relationship
Refrain from recommending health care goods or services produced by the ineligible with which I have a disclosed relationship