Dear Valued Integrated Health Member,

I invite you to join us in celebrating 40 years of advancements, collaboration, and transformation at the ASMBS 40th Annual Meeting. This pivotal event, set to take place at the San Diego Convention Center from June 9th-13th, 2024, stands as the premier gathering for professionals in the metabolic and bariatric surgery field.

This year’s theme, “The MBS Butterfly Effect: A Patient’s Transformation and Its Impact on Multiple Organ Systems,” encapsulates our focus on the holistic journey of our patients and the profound changes they experience. The meeting promises an enriching multi-track schedule filled with pre-conference courses, cutting-edge presentations, hands-on skills labs, and invaluable insights from keynote speakers and industry pioneers.

For integrated health professionals, the ASMBS Annual Meeting offers a comprehensive platform to deepen knowledge, connect with peers, and stay at the forefront of surgical excellence. Our program covers a wide array of topics, from patient care strategies to the latest technological advancements, providing attendees with the tools to enhance patient outcomes and professional growth.

Moreover, the event serves as a unique opportunity for networking, sharing best practices, and discovering new resources and ideas to boost productivity and innovation in your practice. By engaging in breakout sessions and interacting with industry professionals, you’ll gain specialized skills and knowledge that can be immediately applied to your organization.

We look forward to your participation in this milestone event, where we’ll celebrate the past, present, and future of metabolic and bariatric surgery. Join us in San Diego to mark 40 years of ASMBS’s dedication to improving patient care and advancing our field.

Diane Enos, MPH, RDN, CAE, FAND

ASMBS, Executive Director