Membership Benefits

» Complimentary subscription to the digital and print versions of SOARD, Surgery for Obesity And Related Diseases*. » Discounted registration to the ASMBS Annual Meeting at ObesityWeek, Spring Event andĀ post-graduate CE courses. » Your practice and contact information in our membership registry, searchable by prospective patients. » Access to members-only documents and online resources. » Eligibility to join your local ASMBS State ChapterĀ  which provides educational lectures and lobbies towards state political issues and local…

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Integrated Health Membership Committee

The function of the IH Membership Committee is to act as liaison for members to ensure needs of membership are being met by the society, address member concerns, review membership applications, assist applicants in the application process when necessary, stimulate membership, and ensure access of members to society benefits.

» Increase membership » Decrease attrition » Assist applicants in the membership process

Adam Dungey, BSN, RN

Colleen Berg, FNP-C, CBN

Heidi Bednarchuk, APRN CNS Tammy…

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Membership Committee

Keith Sharf, DO, FASMBS Chair

Vafa Shayani, MD, FASMBS Co-Chair

Raul Rosenthal, MD, FASMBS Executive Council Liaison

Anthony Petrick, MD – Immediate Past Chair Raul Rosenthal, MD, FASMBS-EC Liaison Adam Dungey, IH Committee Liaison Darrell Doucette, MD, FASMBS Christopher DuCoin, MD Stephanie Dunkle-Blatter, MD Andre Teixeira, MD, FASMBS Keith Kreitz, MD Aurora Pryor, MD, FASMBS

Beth Pate

To be a highly valued society that serves the educational and…

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ASMBS Membership Committee Spotlight

ASMBS is more than 4,000 members strong, a reflection of the growing importance of the organization and the value it continually strives to bring to its diverse membership. connect asked ASMBS Membership Committee Chair, John Kelly, MD, chief of General Surgery at UMass Memorial Medical Center, about the work of the committee and what it does to serve current members and attract new ones.

Read the full interview on connect

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Diversity and Inclusion Committee

Farah Husain, MD Chair

Monique Hassan, MD Co-Chair

Teresa LaMasters, MD EC Liaison

Diego Camacho, MD Crystal Johnson-Mann, MD Rebecca Lopez, MD Abdelrahman Nimeri, MBBCh, FACS Jessica Smith, MD Donn Spight, MD Andre Teixeira, MD Clinton Bolton, PhD

Beth Pate

To study and support the educational and professional needs of under-represented members, promote the acquisition of members from all ages, genders, and ethnicities, and increase access to care for our diverse patient population….

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