Bariatric SIG Study Day – Dietitians NZ members

$75.00 NZD

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Bariatric SIG Study Day

Date: Friday 17th May,

Time 8.30am – 4:30pm

Mercy Ascot hospital, 98 Mountain Road Epsom.

 

Speakers include

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).