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7:00 am - 8:00 am
Registration, Breakfast, and Exhibits


8:00 am - 8:10 am
Welcome and Course Overview
Dr. Michel Kahaleh, MD, Course Director;
Dr. Avik Sarkar, MD, Co-Director


8:10 am - 8:30 am
Epidemiology and Implications Obesity in the Adolescent Population
Dr. Elizaveta Iofel, MD


8:30 am - 8:50 am
Diet and Lifestyle Therapy
Valine Fox, APN
Laura Battista, APN


8:50 am - 9:10 am
Medical Management of Adult Obesity
Dr. Ankit Shah, MD


9:10 am - 9:30 am
Practice Development, Coding and Reimbursement for EBT
Dr. Abu Dayyeh, MD


9:30 am - 9:50 am
Refreshment break/Exhibits


9:50 am - 10:10 am
Endoscopic Management of Bariatric Surgery Complications
Dr. Michel Kahaleh, MD

Live Streaming Available for Didactic Sessions from 8 am to 12 pm

10:10 am - 10:30 am
Intragastric Devices (IGB, TPS, Aspiration Therapy)
Dr. Amy Tyberg, MD

10:30 am - 11:00 am
ESG and TORe
Dr. Avik Sarkar, MD


11:00 am - 11:20 am
Small bowel Interventions (Duodenojejunal Linear, DMR, Magnets)
Dr. Haroon Shahid


11:20 am - 11:40 am
Life after Weight Loss: Body sculpting
Dr. Philip Wey, MD


11:40 am - 12:00 pm
The Future of EBT
Dr. Abu Dayyeh, MD


12:00 pm - 12:45 pm
Lunch and Exhibits, Q and A session, Panel Discussion


12:45 pm - 4:45 pm

Hands-On Stations
IGB placement and retrieval
Fistula and perforation closure
Aspiration Therapy Station
Fractyl Station
Transpyloric Shuttle station


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