Clinical Practice 101
1:30pm Introduction
Bill Gourash, MSN CRNP
1:35pm Pre-operative Evaluation: Workup, Patient Education, Diagnosing & Evaluating Comorbidities, Pre-Operative Orders
Karen Schulz, CNS
1:55pm Hospitalization: Intra-operative (First Assisting demonstrated with case and decision making) and Post-Operative Hospitalization
Amy Haller, PA-C
2:15pm Post-operative Management Sleeve and Gastric Bypass: DC to 1 Year Post Operative: (routine follow-up, complications, laboratory studies, supplementation, nutrition, cautions)
Karen Flanders, MSN ARNP CBN
2:30pm Post-operative Management Sleeve and Gastric Bypass: After 1 Year Post Operative: (routine follow-up, complications, laboratory studies
Tammy Dodds, MPAS PA-C
2:45pm Q&A: Panel Discussion
3:00pm Break
Clinical Practice Masters
3:45pm Introduction
Christa Trigilio-Black, PA-C
3:50pm Bariatric Surgery Complications and Diagnostic Testing: UGI, EGD, CT scans, Fluoroscopic Evaluation of Gastric Bands, Diagnostic Laparoscopy
Eric J. DeMaria, MD FASMBS FACS
4:05pm Weight Regain: Evaluation and Management
Christa Trigilio-Black, PA-C
4:20pm Postoperative Hypoglycemia: Evaluation and Management
David Rometo, MD
4:35pm IntraGastric Balloons: Patient Selection, Procedure, Management
Connie L. Klein, NP CBN
4:50pm Malabsorptive Procedures (BPD & BPD-DS): Ramifications and Management all should know
Debbie Lamoureux, PA-C MBA
5:05pm Q&A: Panel Discussion
5:15pm Adjourn