Chicago Obesity Summit 2019

Illinois Obesity Society & the University of Chicago are pleased to offer a program on the different aspects of obesity as a disease, its comorbidities, and management. 


Click below link for speakers & agenda:

https://iafp.memberclicks.net/assets/Education/IOS%20Obesity%20Event%20agenda.pdf


Registration is on the IAFP portal:

https://iafp.memberclicks.net/cme-connections


Continuing education (CME) will be offered.  For registration questions please contact Diana Hernandez at 815-207-1493.

05/31/2019

Chicago Obesity Summit

8:00 AM - 5:00PM

University of Chicago Gleacher Center, 6th Floor, Executive Dining Room 621, 450 N. Cityfront Plaza Drive, Chicago, IL 60611

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05/31/2019

Chicago Obesity Summit

$90- Physician member| $120-Non-member

$60- RD/NP/PA/PharmD member| $80-Non-member 

8:00 AM - 5:00PM

University of Chicago Gleacher Center, 6th Floor, Executive Dining Room 621, 450 N. Cityfront Plaza Drive, Chicago, IL 60611

Chicago Obesity Summit Agenda

Friday, May 31, 2019

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

University of Chicago Gleacher Center 450 N. Cityfront Plaza Drive Chicago, IL 60611

+ Event Details

Friday, May 31, 2019

Time Presenter Topic

7:30-8:10  Registration

8:10 – 8:50 AM Robert Kushner, MD

Northwestern University Approach the topic of obesity with the patients and treatment algorithm (2013 Obesity Management Guidelines).

8:50 – 9:30AM Angela Fitch, MD

Massachusetts General Pediatric and Adolescent Obesity

9:30 – 10:00 AM Coffee Break

10:00– 10:40AM Lisa Neff,  MD

Northwestern University Metabolic adaptation to weight loss 

10:40 –11:20AM Anthony  Auriemma,  MD

AMITA Health VLCD and Ketogenic Diets

11:20 -11:40 Q and A Moderator Zaid Jabbar 

 11:40 -12:40PM Lunch

12:40 pm – 1:20 PM Andrea Busby  PhD

University of Chicago

Cognitive-Behavioral Treatment for Obesity: An Overview

1:20– 2:00PM Silvana Pannain, MD

University of Chicago Obesity pharmacotherapy.

2:00—2:40 Vivek Prachand, MD) University of Chicago Metabolic effects of bariatric surgery : can we tailor the choice of the procedure ? 

2:40 -3:10 Coffee break

3:10 – 3;50 PM Yazen Joudeh MD, Center for Pediatric and Adult Wellness Clinical vignettes: Managing Diabetes using a weight-centric approach.

3;50   – 4:30PM Christopher Chapman, MD

University of Chicago The emerging field of endoluminal and trans-gastric bariatric surgery and other bariatric procedures.

4:30 to 4:50 Q & A   Moderator Vikas Jain 

4:50  – 5:00  pm   Closing Remarks Vikas Jain


8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

University of Chicago Gleacher Center 450 N. Cityfront Plaza Drive Chicago, IL 60611