Bariatric SIG Study Day
Date: Friday 17th May,
Time 8.30am – 4:30pm
Mercy Ascot hospital, 98 Mountain Road Epsom.
Jon Morrow- Bariatric Surgeon- complications following a sleeve / bypass
Hisham Hammodat – Bariatric Surgeon- care of a patient with a duodenal switch
David Orr- Gastroenterologist – endoscopic sleeve gastrectomy and the intra gastric balloon
Kate Berridge- Bariatric nurse specialist- weight gain following bariatric surgery
Catherine Kissel- psychologist
Dietitian topics include- a basic toolkit for managing some of the complications following bariatric surgery including kidney stones, pregnancy, thiamine deficiency & more.
We are also hoping to have a patient come to speak, information from reps about bariatric supplements available in NZ and the opportunity to network with other bariatric dietitians.
Open to all dietitians / nutritionists working in bariatrics and for those who want to learn more. If you have little experience you are very welcome but please ensure you have read the DNZ nutrition guidelines prior to attending. (we can send the out).