Recorded May 19th, 2020
Moderator: Matt Hutter, MD MPH FASMBS, President
Presenters: Anthony Petrick, MD FASMBS, Ali Aminian, MD FASMBS, Christopher Daigle, MD FRCSC FACS FASMBS, and Vivek Prachand, MD
Executive Council Panelists: Eric DeMaria, MD FASMBS, Shanu Kothari, MD FASMBS, Teresa LaMasters, MD FACS FASMBS, Nina Crowley, PhD RD LD
Expert presenters from across the country discussed strategies for reintroducing bariatric surgery in a COVID-19 environment. Topics included nonurgent procedural reboot, just how “elective” bariatric surgery is in the COVID-19 pandemic, and more.