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Bariatric Surgery Update

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Arya Indian Restaurant

North Adelaide Village

30/81 O'Connell St

North Adelaide, SA 5006

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In this education session, presenter Dr Jon Shenfine will provide attendees with information on bariatric surgery and patient eligibility criteria for the procedure. Dr Shenfine will also discuss post-operative care and management plans, including nuritional requirements for bariatric surgery patients.

Learning outcomes

  • Identify appropriate patients in your practice and outline the eligibility criteria for bariatric surgery.
  • Describe what bariatric surgery is to the eligible patients and explain the possible health outcomes.
  • Discuss post-operative care and management of bariatric patients.
  • Summarise the nutritional requirements, pre and post bariatric
  • surgery to improve patient outcomes.

Agenda

6.30pm – 7.00pm Registration and dinner
7.00pm – 8.00pm Presentation by Dr Zanna Murfit & Dr Teresa Girlolamo, Bariatric GPs, Australian Metabolic
& Obesity Surgery
8.00pm - 8.15pm Break
8.15pm - 9.15pm Presentation by Dr Jon Shenfine, Upper Gastrointestinal Surgeon, Australian Metabolic & Obesity Surgery & Honorary Senior Lecturer, University of Adelaide
9.15pm – 9.30pm Q&A, evaluation & close

RACGP Category 2 - 4 Points

This program is funded by the Adelaide Primary Health Network- an Australian Government Initiative

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Arya Indian Restaurant

North Adelaide Village

30/81 O'Connell St

North Adelaide, SA 5006

Australia

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