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ASMBS Updated Position Statement on Bariatric Surgery in Class I Obesity

Published August 2018

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Ali Aminian, Julietta Chang, Stacy A. Brethauer, Julie J. Kim, for the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Clinical Issues Committee

Preamble

The American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) issued a position statement on the role of bariatric surgery in class I obesity in 2012 [1]. That statement was developed in response to inquiries made to the ASMBS by society members, physicians, patients, hospitals,…

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Executive Council Nominations

Published July 2018

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ASMBS Bylaws

Published July 2018

Amended and Restated Bylaws of American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery

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Optimizing Your Practice

Published May 2018

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ASMBS Privacy Policy

Published May 2018

After extensive research and analysis, the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) has updated our policies to be compliant with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

The ASMBS has implemented a privacy policy and it will change how you receive emails. Please read this email in its entirety as it contains important updates to how European Union (EU) citizens receive emails.

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ASMBS / SAGES Bariatric Endoscopy Verification Certificate

Published May 2018

ASMBS and SAGES have worked together to develop a verification process for members with experience in performing bariatric endoscopy to verify they have acquired the necessary skills to perform these procedures. We believe strongly that surgeons should be performing endoscopy and hope to further strengthen our important role in endoscopic treatment of bariatric patients.

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