Bariatric Education Days 2019
Bariatric Education Days: Safety and Quality Considerations for Treating Obesity is organized by University of Minnesota - Continuing Professional Development and will be held from May 23 - 24, 2019 at Radisson Blu Mall of America, Bloomington, Minnesota, United States of America.
This conference is intended for multidisciplinary members of the bariatric surgery and weight management team, including bariatric surgeons, bariatricians, coordinators, dieticians, endocrinologists, health coaches, nurse practitioners, nurses, physician assistants, program managers, and psychologists. The material will also be valuable for primary care providers, insurance medical directors, insurance case managers, and hospital administrators.
Credit Designation Statements:
American Medical Association (AMA)
The University of Minnesota, Interprofessional Continuing Education designates this live activity for a maximum of 12.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)
This activity is awarded up to 12.75 ANCC contact hours.
Minnesota Board of Social Work
The University of Minnesota, Interprofessional Continuing Education has been approved by the Minnesota Board of Social Work as a CE Provider. This activity is offered for up to 12.75 continuing education hours.
Minnesota Board of Psychology
This activity has been approved for up to 13.5 CEs by the Minnesota Board of Psychology.
This conference is intended for multidisciplinary members who work with obese patients; these include bariatricians, psychologists, registered nurses, registered dietitians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, and program managers. The material discussed during the 1.5 day course will be geared toward quality and safety improvements in the care of the obese patient population. We will have both national and local presenters speak about these vital topics that affect patient outcomes. There will also be time allotted for participants to have their questions answered during the panel discussions.
Following completion of this activity, learners should be better able to:
• Recall tool that is necessary to treat obesity.
• Discuss appropriate management of bariatric patients with the psychological disease to improve their weight loss outcomes.
• Evaluate the risks and benefits related to the very low-calorie diet.
Note: Resident/Fellow/Student: Fee-Waived.
|Contact No. :||612-626-7600
|Registration Type||End Date||Price|
|Physician Early Fee||26 Apr,2019||USD 325.00|
|Physician Regular Fee||24 May,2019||USD 400.00|
|Other Healthcare Professional Early Fee||26 Apr,2019||USD 225.00|
|Other Healthcare Professional Regular Fee||24 May,2019||USD 300.00|
|Medical Industry Professional Early Fee||26 Apr,2019||USD 325.00|
|Medical Industry Professional Regular Fee||24 May,2019||USD 400.00|
|Resident/Fellow/Student Regular Fee||24 May,2019||Free|