Objectives

After participating in this educational activity, attendees should be able to:

  1. Describe the current status of obesity as well as obesity treatment options for adolescents.
  2. Explain the long and short term outcomes of bariatric surgery with respect to weight change in morbidly obese adolescents.
  3. Explain the long and short term outcomes of bariatric surgery with respect to comorbidities in morbidly obese adolescents.

Faculty

Rushika Conroy, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
UMMS - Baystate

Commercial Relationships: None

Session date: 
Tuesday, November 13, 2018 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Location: 
Baystate Medical Center
759 Chestnut Street
Chestnut 1 A & B
Springfield, MA 01199
United States
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 ANCC Contact Hours
  • 1.00 BCIPE Instructional Hours

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