Learning Objectives

  1. Conduct a nutrition assessment to establish nutrition prescription and care plan to support optimal patient outcomes according to standard of practice, legislation and organizational policies.
  2. Apply current knowledge and skill in the management of a variety of diseases and clinical conditions.
  3. Understand the required knowledge and skill for safe and effective sports nutrition and dietetics practice and supports exercise training.

8:00am Healthy Beginnings: Nutritional Guidance for Pregnancy Following Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery
Katie Chapmon, MS RD
8:45am Beyond Surgery: The Role of Anti-Obesity Medication in Bariatric Care
Lauren Lemieux, MD FACP Dipl. ABOM
9:30am Break
10:00am Building Stronger Bodies: Strength Training and Sports Nutrition After Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery
Kody Reiser
10:45am Bariatric Surgery Impacts on Transplant Patients and other Medical Procedures
Amy D'Angelo
11:30am Question and Answer
12:00pm Adjourn