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Bariatric Endoscopy: Accelerate Your Practice (On-Demand) | February 2021
Release Date: February 2021
Viewing Time: 8 hours
Course Description
This is an On-Demand offering of the live, virtual course that twill take place on February 6, 2021. Content will be released approximately two weeks after the live course.

As bariatric endoscopy becomes mainstream, and the number of FDA-approved devices and procedures continues to grow, the time has come to incorporate weight management and endoscopic bariatric therapy into your practice. This course will bring you up to date in the world of bariatric endoscopy and discuss practice integration and development from experts in the field.

Didactic presentations will include:
  • A comprehensive review of clinically available primary endoluminal endoscopic weight loss procedures
  • An update on the primary weight loss procedures anticipated to become available in the US
  • Lifestyle therapy and electronic enhancements for lifestyle coaching
  • Management of bariatric surgical adverse outcomes
Learning Objectives
Upon completion of this educational activity, participants will be able to:
  • Recognize appropriate indications and therapeutic options for the endoscopic management of obesity and complications of bariatric surgery
  • Apply endoscopic techniques for the treatment of obesity and complications of bariatric surgery
  • Apply pharmacotherapy as an adjunctive therapy to endoscopic bariatric therapies
Course Directors

Pichamol Jirapinyo, MD
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Boston, MA

Lee Kaplan, MD, PhD
Massachusetts General Hospital
Boston, MA

Shelby Sullivan, MD
University of Colorado, Anschutz Medical Campus
Aurora, CO

Faculty

Caroline Apovian
Boston Medical Center
Boston, MA

Steve Edmundowicz, MD, FASGE
University of Colorado, School of Medicine
Aurora, CO

Vivek Kumbhari
John Hopkins University
Washington, DC

Robert Kushner, MD
Feinberg School of Medicine
Chicago, IL 

Sriram Machineni, MD
UNC Hospitals Diabetes and Endocrinology Clinic
Chapel Hill, NC

Anthonly Millard, MD

Richard I. Rothstein, MD
Dartmouth Geisel School of Medicine
Lebanon, NH

Allison R. Schulman, MD, MPH
Michigan Medicine
Ann Arbor, MI

Reem Z. Sharaiha, MD, MSc
Weill Cornell Medicine
New York, NY

Christopher C. Thompson, MD
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Boston, MA

Summary
Availability: On-Demand
Available Feb 19, 2021 to Feb 19, 2024
Cost: Member: $250.00
Non-Member: $500.00
Credit Offered: 6.25 CME Credits
6.25 Participation Credits
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