Mensage Guests Program Registration
 

DAY 1 - THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 3

7:30am - 8:00am Registration & Continental Breakfast
Welcome, Course Overview
William B. Inabnet, MD, Nilton T. Kawahara, MD, Daniel M. Herron, MD
 
8:00am -10:00am Metabolic Surgery Didactic Session
- Review of 2nd Diabetes Surgery World Congress
- Mechanism of Action - Gut Peptides, Etc.
- Patient Selection, Indications, Management Paradigm
- Diabetes Remission and Surgery
   • Lap Band    • Sleeve    • Gastric Bypass    • DS
- Novel and Investigational Procedures
- Reasons for Recidivism of Diabetes
- Hyperglycemic Hypoglycemia - Diagnosis and Management
 
10:00am - 2:00pm Live Surgery Session & Lunch
- Metabolic Surgery/Single Incision Bariatric Surgery
 
2:00pm - 5:00pm Complications Didactic Session
- Preventing Complications
- Diagnosing Early and Late Complications
- Nutrition 101
- Complications After:
   • Lap Band    • Sleeve    • Gastric Bypass    • DS
- Management of Acute Complications in the Crashing Patient
- Management of Late Complications
- Role of Endoscopy and Stenting in Managing Complications
- Case Presentations: A Cornucopia of Disasters/Panel Discussion
 
5:00pm Adjournment

 

DAY 2 - FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 4

7:30am - 8:00am Registration & Continental Breakfast
 
8:00am -10:00am Revisional Surgery Lectures
- Indications and Contraindications
- Surgical Pearls and Tips During Revisional Surgery
- Treatment for Weight Regain After Bariatric Surgery:
   • Lap Band    • Sleeve    • Gastric Bypass    • DS
- Endoscopic Pouch and Stoma Reduction: Techniques and Results
- Management Strategy for Nutritional Abnormalities (Bypass and DS)
 
10:00am - 2:00pm Live Surgery Session & Lunch
- Revisional Surgery/Robotics
 
2:00pm - 5:00pm

Surgical Innovations and Robotics
- Endoscopic and Endoluminal Primary Bariatric Surgery:
- What Works, What Doesn't
- Gastric Stimulation and Vagal Blocking: Legitimate or
- Experimentally Dead?
- Single Incision Surgery: Can we Justify the Cost, Extra Training and
- Unknown Outcomes
- Robotics Bariatric Surgery
- Advances in NOTES Instrumentation and Bariatric Procedures
- Endoscopic/Endoluminal Stapling & Endoscopic Suturing for Volume Reduction Procedures. The Future of Bariatrics? Or Reinventing the (Broken) Wheel?

Debate
• Lap Band vs. Sleeve
• Gastric Bypass vs. DS
 
5:00pm Adjournment
William B. Inabnet, MD, Nilton T. Kawahara, MD, Daniel M. Herron, MD