Project ECHO Ontario Bariatric Network (OBN) at St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton and London Health Sciences Centre - October 13

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Join other primary care clinicians and a multi-disciplinary team of specialist from the St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton and London Health Sciences Bariatric Centres of Excellence for a virtual 12-week learning series on the Etiology, Assessment and Management of patients living with obesity. Update your knowledge about treatment options for patients living with obesity and discuss patient cases. While we encourage providers to attend as many sessions as possible, attendance at each session is not mandatory. October 13 Introduction to Obesity: October 27 Etiology of Obesity: November 10 Non-Surgical Treatment of Obesity: November 24 Prescribing and Managing Anti-Obesity Drugs: December 1 Understanding Mental Health Impacts on Obesity Care: December 15 Surgical Management of Obesity: January 12 Assessment and Management of Nutritional Deficiencies: January 19 Long Term Vitamin and Mineral Deficiencies: February 9 Postoperative Management of Comorbidities: February 23 Impact of Bariatric Surgery on Mental Health: March 8 Pregnancy Considerations following Bariatric surgery: March 22 Weight Regain: