Learning Objectives:

  1. Define, discuss and solve specific challenges in the treatment of people with obesity, obesity-related and metabolic diseases and conditions
  2. Describe the development and use of new techniques to achieve weight loss by surgery in obese patients
  3. Discuss strategies to help patients with failed weight loss or weight regain
  4. Identify creative options for patient follow up and monitoring

8:00am A053 Program-Directed Short-Term Preoperative Weight Loss Improves Post-operative Weight Loss Potential in Bariatric Surgery Patients
Authors: Deborah Hutcheon, DCN RD CSOWM LD; Joseph Ewing, PhD; Madeleine St. Ville, MS; Megan Miller., MBA RDN LD; Lindsay Kirkland, MS RDN LD; Shanu Kothari, MD FACS FASMBS; John Scott, MD FACS FASMBS DABOM
Presenter: Deborah Hutcheon, DCN RD CSOWM LD
8:07am A054 A Survey of Socioeconomic and Cultural Factors in a Safety Net Bariatric Population
Authors: Tayler J James, MD; Fergui Hernandez, BS; Agnes Premkumar, BS; Kamran Samakar, MD FASMBS; James D Nguyen., MD; Adrian Dobrowolsky, MD
Presenter: Agnes Premkumar, BS
8:14am A055 A New Clip in Town: Surgical Weight Loss Utilizing a Novel Bariatric Clip
Authors: Jonathan Z Li, MD; Arturo Martinez Gamboa, MD; Ryan C Broderick, MD FACS; Estella Y Huang, MD; Joaquin L Serra, MD; Santiago Horgan, MD; Ariel Ortiz Lagardere, MD FACS FASMBS
Presenter: Jonathan Z Li, MD
8:24am A056 Predictors and Outcomes of Acute Kidney Injury after Primary Bariatric Surgery in Patients Without Prior Kidney Disease: An Analysis of The Metabolic And Bariatric Surgery Accreditation And Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP) Data Registry
Authors: Roberto Valera, MD; Mauricio Sarmiento-Cobos, MD; Lisandro Montorfano, MD; Emanuele Lo Menzo, MD PhD FASMBS; Samuel Szomstein, MD; Raul Rosenthal, MD
Presenter: Roberto Valera, MD
8:31am A057 The Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic on Access to Bariatric Surgery
Authors: Katherine L Ho, MD; Chiu-Hsieh Hsu, PhD; Yazan Ashouri, MD; Saad Ajmal, MD; Iman Ghaderi, MD
Presenter: Saad Ajmal, MD
8:38am A058 Comparison of preoperative studies and symptom questionnaires with intraoperative diagnosis of hiatal hernia during laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy
Authors: Antoine J Ribieras, MD; Karen Manzur-Pineda, MD; Nestor De La Cruz-Munoz, MD
Presenter: Antoine J Ribieras, MD
8:45am A059 Laparoscopic revision of Single Anastomosis Duodenojejunal Bypass
Authors: Raul Rosenthal, MD; Mauricio Sarmiento-Cobos, MD; Roberto Valera, MD; Lisandro Montorfano, MD; Emanuele Lo Menzo, MD PhD FASMBS; Samuel Szomstein, MD; Kaylee Watson, Student
Presenter: Raul Rosenthal, MD
8:55am A060 Diabetes resolution at ten years after biliopancreatic diversion in overweight and mildly obese patients with type 2 diabetes.
Authors: Francesco Saverio Papadia, MD FACS; Alice Rubartelli, MD; Flavia Carlini, MD; Micaela Battistini, MD; Gianfranco Adami, MD; Renzo Cordera, MD; Giovanni Camerini, MD
Presenter: Francesco Saverio Papadia, MD FACS
9:02am A061 Immediate Postoperative Major Adverse Cardiovascular Events (MACE) following bariatric surgery in United States from 2012-2019 Have Declined Despite Increasing Operative Risk
Authors: Linda Adepoju, MD FACS; Denise Danos, PhD; Christian Green, MS3; Vance L Albaugh, MD PhD; Michael W Cook, MD; Philip Schauer, MD
Presenter: Linda Adepoju, MD FACS
9:09am A062 Dye-less, Real-time Visualization of Tissue Perfusion in Porcine Gastric Tube Model using Laser Speckle Contrast Imaging (LSCI) and Laser Doppler Imaging (LDI)
Authors: Yao Z Liu, MD; Saloni Mehrotra, MD; Vasiliy E Buharin, PhD; John Oberlin, PhD; Mikael Marois, PhD; Chibueze A Nwaiwu, MD; Filippo Filicori, MD FACS FASMBS; Erik B Wilson, MD; Peter CW Kim, MD CM PhD
Presenter: Yao Z Liu, MD
Authors: KASHIF SAEED, MD; Donovan J Harris, MD Candidate; Mark Dudash, MD; Craig Wood, MS; Ryan D Horsley, DO; Jon Gabrielsen, MD; Alexandra Falvo, MD; Christopher Still, DO; Anthony T Petrick, MD; Vladan N Obradovic, MD FACS FASMBS; David Parker, MD
Presenter: Donovan J Harris, MD Candidate
9:23am Closing
9:30am Adjourn