Comprehensive Approachto Endoscopic andMinimally Invasive BariatricsThursday, September 28, 20177:30am—6:30pmCOURSE DIRECTORSTamas A. Gonda, MDAbraham Krikhely, MDAlfons Pomp, MDReem Z. Sharaiha, MD, MScLOCATIONNewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia UniversityIrving Medical CenterVivian and Seymour Milstein FamilyHeart Center173 Fort Washington Avenue, 1st Fl.New York, NY 10032Register

INTRODUCTIONThis program is intended to provide up to date and evidenced based clinicalinformation on the comprehensive management of obesity, a rapidly evolving field.There is a significant emphasis on new endoscopic modalities and a component ofhands-on training. Our internationally recognized faculty will present lectures andcase presentations on the latest data on the innovations in minimally invasivebariatric surgery, as well as, the growing field of endobariatrics.LEARNING OBJECTIVES State the indications and outcomes of approved bariatric proceduresand surgeries Describe new technologies, their benefits and use in obese patients Utilize a comprehensive approach to bariatric careTARGET AUDIENCEThis program has been designed for an audience of bariatric surgeons,gastroenterologists, endoscopists, endocrinologists, general surgeons, internists,primary care physicians, nutritionists, pediatric endocrinologists, pediatricgastroenterologists, RNs, PAs, NPs, nutritionists and other medical professionalsinvolved in the evaluation, diagnosis and/or management of endoscopic andbariatric disease.ACCREDITATION STATEMENTThis activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with theaccreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for ContinuingMedical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Amedco andColumbia University Department of Surgery. Amedco is accredited by the ACCME toprovide continuing medical education for physicians.CREDIT DESIGNATION STATEMENTPHYSICIANSAmedco designates this live activity for a maximum of 8.75 AMA PRA Category 1CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent oftheir participation in the activity.PHYSICIAN ASSISTANTSAAPA accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified forAMA PRA Category 1 Credits TM from organizations accredited by ACCME or arecognized state medical society. PAs may receive a maximum of 8.75 AMA PRACategory 1 CreditsTM for completing this activity.NURSE PRACTITIONERSThe American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certification Board (AANPCB)recognizes the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME)and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) as approved accreditorsand allow reciprocity for AANPCP continuing education credit.SUPPORTWe expect support for this program through grants from medical device andpharmaceutical companies.COURSE ORGANIZERSHearan Choo, MDDirector of CMEDepartment of SurgeryColumbia University Irving Medical CenterAnnmarie TarletonSpecial Events CoordinatorDepartment of SurgeryColumbia University Irving Medical CenterPhone: 212.304.7813Fax: 917.591.8734Email: [email protected] LOCATIONNewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Irving Medical CenterVivian and Seymour Milstein Family Heart Center173 Fort Washington Avenue, 1st FloorNew York, NY 10032Subway:Take the 1, A, C lines to 168th Street — Washington Heights/BroadwayParking:Parking is available at the NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University IrvingMedical Center parking lot, located on the southwest corner of Fort WashingtonAvenue and West 168th Street. Parking fee is NOT included with registration fee.Valet parking is available at the entrance of the Milstein Hospital Buildinglocated at 177 Fort Washington Avenue.

PROGRAM AGENDA7:30am – 8:00amRegistration, Breakfast & Vendor Exhibits8:00am – 8:10am Welcome RemarksSession 1: Medical and Surgical Care of ObesityModerator: Marc Bessler, MD8:10am – 8:35am Practical Approach to Medical Management of ObesityJudith Korner, MD, PhDSession 3: Post-Procedural and Post-Operative CareModerators: Abraham Krikhely, MD & Violeta B. Popov, MD, PhD, FACG1:30pm – 1:45pm Structure of a Comprehensive Bariatric TeamMarina S. Kurian, MD1:45pm – 1:55pm Creating Sustainable Behavioral ChangeLauren Skolnick, LCSW1:55pm – 2:10pm Nutritional Management of ObesityNancy Restuccia, MS, RDN, CDN8:35am – 9:00am Managing Weight Gain and Maximizing Weight Loss inPatients Post Bariatric ProcedureLouis J. Aronne, MD, FACP, DABOM2:10pm – 2:25pm Early Post-Operative or Post-Endoscopic Complicationsand Their ManagementTamas A. Gonda, MD9:00am – 9:25am Current Trends in Bariatric SurgeryAbraham Krikhely, MD2:25pm – 2:40pm Bariatric Surgical RevisionsJenny J. Choi, MD9:25am – 9:50am Commonly Performed Bariatric Surgical Procedures:Mechanisms and outcomesAlfons Pomp, MD2:40pm – 2:55pm Endoscopic Options for Weight RegainReem Z. Sharaiha, MD, MSc9:50am – 10:15amBreak & Vendor ExhibitsSession 2: EndobariatricsModerators: Richard I. Rothstein, MD & Cheguevara Afaneh, MD10:15am – 10:35am Outcomes of Space Occupying ModalitiesTamas A. Gonda, MD2:55pm – 3:25pmCase Based Panel Discussion3:25pm – 3:45pmBreak & Vendor Exhibits3:45pm – 6:30pmHands-On TrainingPAYMENT METHOD10:35am – 10:55am Outcomes of Endoscopic SuturingReem Z. Sharaiha, MD, MScONLINE: To register online, please visit security purposes, credit card payments cannot be accepted in the mail or byphone. American Express, Discover, MasterCard and Visa ONLY.10:55am – 11:15am Use of Other FDA Approved ModalitiesVioleta B. Popov, MD, PhD, FACGMAIL: Complete attached registration form and mail together with full payment to:11:15am – 11:30am Small Bowel Therapies: Near futureAmrita Sethi, MD, MSc11:30am – 11:55am Where Could or Should the Field of Endobariatrics Evolve:More distant futureRichard I. Rothstein, MDNewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Irving Medical CenterDepartment of Surgery400 Kelby Street, 9th FloorFort Lee, NJ 07024Enclose a check or money order payable to: Columbia University Department ofSurgery. Checks must be in U.S. dollars drawn on a U.S. bank.11:55am – 12:10pm Early Surgical Interventions Versus Step Up BariatricsMarc Bessler, MDREGISTRATION FEES: Includes registration, course materials, coffee breaks, andluncheon.12:10pm – 12:30pm Developing an Endoscopic Bariatric Practice andReimbursementShawn M. Garber, MDNYP Affiliates: 200 - MD, DO 125 - RN, NP, PA, PhDFREE - Fellows, Residents & Students12:30pm – 12:45pm Debate and Discussion12:45pm – 1:30pmLunch & Vendor ExhibitsNon-NYP Affiliates: 250 - MD, DO 175 - RN, NP, PA, PhDFREE - Fellows, Residents & StudentsREFUND POLICY: Registration is limited and will be handled on a first-come, firstserved basis. Telephone registrations and/or cancellations cannot be accepted.Refund of registration fee (if applicable) will be made if written notice ofcancellation is received by September 14, 2017. Unfortunately, no refunds canbe made thereafter.

NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University College of Physicians and SurgeonsWeill Cornell MedicineREGISTRATIONPlease register me for the continuing medical education program entitled:Comprehensive Approach to Endoscopic andMinimally Invasive BariatricsCOURSE DIRECTORSTamas A. Gonda, MDAssistant Professor of MedicineDivision of Digestive and Liver DiseasesAbraham Krikhely, MDAssistant Professor of Surgery at CUMCBariatric and Minimally Invasive SurgeryAlfons Pomp, MDProfessor of SurgeryDirector, Weill Cornell Weight Loss Surgery ProgramChief, Gastrointestinal Metabolic and Bariatric SurgeryReem Z. Sharaiha, MD, MScAssistant Professor of SurgeryLouis J. Aronne, MD, FACP, DABOMSanford I. Weill Professor ofMetabolic ResearchChairman, American Board ofObesity MedicineMarc Bessler, MDChief, Division of Minimal Access/Bariatric Surgery at CUMCDirector, Center for Metabolic andWeight Loss SurgeryNYP Affiliates:Non-NYP Affiliates:m 200 - MD, DOm 250 - MD, DOm 125 - RN, NP, PA, PhDm 175 - RN, NP, PA, PhDm FREE - Fellows, Residents & Students m FREE - Fellows, Residents & StudentsJudith Korner, MD, PhDPlease print or typeNancy Restuccia, MS, RDN, CDNFirst NameProfessor of MedicineDivision of EndocrinologyMontefiore Medical CenterLast NameDegree(s)Amrita Sethi, MD, MScAssociate Professor of MedicineCompany/AffiliationLauren Skolnick, LCSWSocial WorkerAddressCityStateZipVioleta B. Popov, MD, PhD, FACGShawn M. Garber, MDThe New York Bariatric GroupDirector of Bariatric EndoscopyNY VA Harbor Healthcare (Manhattan)Assistant Professor of MedicineNYU School of MedicineMarina S. Kurian, MDRichard I. Rothstein, MDClinical Associate ProfessorNYU School of MedicineM.I.Center for Metabolic and Weight Loss SurgeryGUEST FACULTYJenny J. Choi, MDSpace is limited, early registration is highly encouragedAssistant Professor of MedicineAdvanced Endoscopy, Director of Endobariatric ProgramDivision of Gastroenterology and HepatologyFACULTYCheguevara Afaneh, MDThursday, September 28, 2017 7:30am – 6:30pmNewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Irving Medical CenterChief Academic OfficerDartmouth-Hitchcock Medical CenterJoseph M. Huber Professor and ChairDepartment of MedicineProfessor of SurgeryGeisel School of Medicine at DartmouthDaytime PhoneDaytime FaxE-mail (required for confirmation purposes)SpecialtySpecial Needs (specify accommodations needed)Attendee SignatureDatePLEASE NOTE: Registration is limited and will be handled on a first-come, first-served basis. Telephoneregistrations and/or cancellations cannot be accepted. Refund of registration fee (if applicable) will be madeif written notice of cancellation is received by September 14, 2017. Unfortunately, no refunds can be madethereafter.

Amedco designates this live activity for a maximum of 8.75 AMA PRACategory 1 Credits TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensuratewith the extent of their participation in the activity.NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Irving Medical CenterVivian and Seymour Milstein FamilyHeart CenterNew York City7:30am – 6:30pmThursday, September 28, 2017Comprehensive Approachto Endoscopic andMinimally Invasive BariatricsColumbia University Irving Medical CenterDepartment of Surgery400 Kelby Street, 9th FloorFort Lee, New Jersey 07024

Sep 28, 2017 · Bariatric Surgery at CUMC Director, Center for Metabolic and Weight Loss Surgery GUEST FACULTY Jenny J. Choi, MD Montefiore Medical Center Shawn M. Garber, MD The New York Bariatric Group Marina S. Kurian, MD Clinical Associate Professor NYU School of Medicine REGISTRATION Please r