ASMBS Certificate of Acknowledgement of Satisfactory Training: Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery for Fellows

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The Fellowship Application Window is Currently Closed

Application window expected to open Summer 2015

2014 Curriculum Updates are highlighted below:

  • Documentation is now required for “Evaluation Requirements”. (Non-operative patient encounters; ie. Pre-op evaluations, in-patient encounters, out-patient evaluations) Please use the Evaluation Log Sheet above
  • Documentation required for “Performance Assessment Synopsis: The Program Director will be responsible for conducting at least 2 fellow performance assessment interviews and providing the ASMBS with a brief synopsis of the meeting.”

Recipients of the ASMBS Certificate of Acknowledgement of Satisfactory Training in Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery for Fellows


  • Ali Aminian, MD
  • Allison M. Barrett, MD
  • Eduardo L. Chinea-Amadeo, MD
  • Elias F. Darido, MD
  • Darrell P. Doucette, MD
  • Eleisha D. Flanagan, MD
  • Abraham Fridman, DO
  • Houssein Haidar Ahmad, MD
  • Erina Kansakar, MD
  • Diane Kwan, MD
  • Henry Lin, MD
  • Cheryl Lin, MD
  • Danny T. Liu, MD
  • Eric Marcotte, MD, MSc
  • Erin Moran-Atkin, MD
  • Amani Munshi, MD
  • Hrishikesh S. Nerkar, MD
  • Erica Podolsky, MD
  • Amrit Rambhajan, MD
  • Hector R. Romero Talamas, MD
  • Aliu Sanni, MD
  • Eric G. Sheu, MD, DPhil
  • Hideharu Shimizu, MD
  • Amit K. Taggar, MD
  • Andrew A. Taitano, MD
  • Hernan Urrego, MD
  • Dilendra H. Weerasinghe, MD
  • Debbie Wong, MD
  • Chi Zhang, MD