The mission of the committee is to provide evidence-based support for the role of the team members in the care of long-term success of the bariatric surgical patient. The committee is comprised of each integrated team member including exercise, behavioral health, nursing, nutrition, surgery, and obesity medicine.


  • Identify program coordinators to facilitate survey completion
  • Send survey and get a high  number of IH members to complete the survey
  • Analyses of data collected and discuss potential of white paper


Michelle Lent, PhD

IH EC Liaison

Sue Cummings, MS, RD


Guilherme M. Campos, MD
Nicole J. Franklin, PsyD
Christopher D. Still, DO, FACN, FACP
Lynelle L. Diede, MS, RN-BC, CBN

Christine Hawn, ASMBS Staff Liaison