This educational activity is provided by Cleveland Clinic Bariatric Advisory Services and supported by Medtronic.

Overview and Desciption

Come meet Cleveland Clinic Bariatric & Metabolic Institute Director Dr. Philip R. Schauer and other Cleveland Clinic medical, surgical and operational content experts as they share their knowledge and the proven tools and strategies developed and successfully implemented to help bariatric surgery programs utilize best practices in medical and surgical integrated approach to Obesity and T2DM patient management.


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*Time will be allotted for questions and answers during the program.

7:00pm Arrival/ Cocktails
7:20pm Welcome
Phil Schauer, MD
7:25pm Opening Remarks-Obesity Management and the use of continuous glucose monitoring
Robert Vigersky, MD
7:40pm Impact on your practice of new Metabolic Surgery Guidelines in the Treatment of Type 2 Diabetes
Phil Schauer, MD
8:00pm Integrated medical approach to Obesity & T2DM Therapy: The CCF Experience
Bartolome Burguera, MD PhD
8:20pm Utilizing Shared Visits for Behavioral Health
Leslie J. Heinberg, PhD MA
8:30pm How to help patients navigate through the surgery pipeline
Karen Schulz, CNS
8:40pm An Overview on the Business of Bariatrics
Sherelle Tucker, MBA
8:50pm Volume-building marketing strategies
Joanna Bucci
9:00pm Adjourn