Obesity Update 2014

Written by Ali Chakera on 14 October 2013. Modified on 14 October 2013. Hits: 5119

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The Association of Physicians Specialising in Obesity UK (APSO UK) in association with the American Bariatric Physicians Society (ABPS) are jointly organising a one day Obesity Update on the 13th of January 2014 at the Royal College of Physicians, London.

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This one-day course will bring together experts from the UK and USA, and will cover a range of topics relevant to the clinical treatment of obesity. Essential components to the comprehensive treatment of patients affected by obesity will be addressed, including:
- Challenges in effectively treating complex obesity
- Emerging pharmacotherapies
- Obesity and physical activity
- Complications and challenges of bariatric surgery
- The role of the bariatric physician (U.S. and U.K. perspectives)
- Hot topics in bariatric surgery

Course attendees may submit obesity-related case before the 22nd of November, 2013. A prize of £250, £150, or £100 will be rewarded for first, second and third best abstracts, respectively.
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