High-Risk Bariatric Surgery


 Moderators: Dr. May Helou and Dr. Ramzi Alami

 11:30 – 11:45 Bariatric safety and outcome measures: what have we learned from the MBSAQIP? Minimizing the risk, steps before surgery in the high risk patient
 Dr. Maher El Chaar
 11:45 – 12:00 Intraoperative ventilation strategies of the morbidity obese during bariatric surgery
 Dr. Oliver Panzer
 12:00 – 12:15 Bariatric surgery for adults with multiple morbidities
 Dr. Samer Mattar
 12:15 – 12:30 Safety and Outcomes of revisional bariatric procedures in academic centers: Where do we stand? Complications of Bariatric surgery
 Dr. Maher El Chaar 
 12:30 – 12:45 Bariatric surgery in the adolescent patient
 Dr. Samer Mattar
 12:45 – 13:00 Discussion
 All Speakers
 13:00 – 14:30 LUNCH BREAK