Presentations to National and International Meetings and Conferences 2009
Presentations by CORE staff in 2009
Minimally Invasive Surgical Symposia
February, 2009, Lake Tahoe, USA
"The vagus and satiety"
AstraZeneca Cardiovascular Specialists Symposium
28th February - 1st March 2009, Melbourne, Australia
"Obesity: Current therapeutics strategies"
Duke at Disney
5th - 7th March 2009, Orlando, Florida
"Survival after Bariatric Surgery"
"Cost-effectiveness of Bariatric Surgery"
"What's New with the Lap-Band"
"Band Failures - What to do"
Obesity Surgery Society of Australia & New Zealand Annual Scientific Meeting
25th - 27th March, 2009 Cairns, Australia
"Severe Obesity in Adolescents: A Randomized Trial comparing Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding or an Intensive Medical Program"
"Erosions following Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding"
"LAGB Literature review"
Melissa Hayden: "Depression, the BDI and psychiatric illnesses in obese patients presenting for bariatric surgery."
"Gastric Emptying and Oesophageal Transit in Lap-Band Patients"
"The physiology and pathophysiology of laparoscopic adjustable gastric bands:"
Kristine Egberts: "
Is Physical Activity Important for Weight Loss after Bariatric Surgery? A Systematic Review"
American Institute of Gastric Banding: Meeting with Primary Care Physicians
30th April 2009, Houston, USA
"Obesity, weight loss surgery and health outcomes"
American College of Surgeons 63rd Annual Meeting of Chilean Chapter
3rd- 7th May 2009, Santiago, Chile
"The effect of weight loss on survival: A powerful benefit"
"Gastric banding: Complications and their management"
"Techniques of LAGB aftercare: How to optimize the outcome"
"Adolescent obesity: the problem and the solution"
"Gastric banding: Key features of surgical technique"
Royal Australasian College of Surgeons Annual Scientific Congress,
6th - 8th May 2009, Brisbane, Australia
"Managing concentric pouch dilatation"
"Making sense of band adjustments"
Royal Melbourne Hospital Endocrine Grands Rounds
22nd June 2009, Melbourne, Australia
"Weight loss for the overweight with type 2 diabetes: A randomised controlled trial"
Bariatric Surgery Ground Rounds,
13th July 2009, Melbourne, Australia
"Revisional Bariatric Surgery: When? How? Pitfalls."
Australian Gastroenterology Week
21st - 23rd October 2009, Sydney, Australia
"Bariatric Surgery in Adolescents; is it on?"
"The physiology of the LAGB at the OG junction"
Australian and New Zealand Obesity Society Conference
23rd - 25th October 2009, Melbourne, Australia
"How the LAGB works - good and bad"
Alfred Hospital Coalface Meeting
30th - 31st October 2009, Melbourne, Australia
"LAGB emergencies in General Surgery"