This course will cover a variety of topics relevant to MBS, including body image concerns and sexual functioning after surgery; suggestions for educating patients about the risks of post-MBS addictions; and best practices for caring for transgender youth in bariatric programs.
- Report one method in which body image concerns impact romantic relationships after MBS.
- Identify two strategies to increase inclusivity in obesity programs to support transgender patients.
Welcome and Introductions
Melissa Santos, PhD; Stephanie Sogg, PhD
How body image concerns after MBS
affect romantic relationships and sexual functioning
How should we be educating patients about the risks of addiction after MBS?
Transgender youth and
obesity: Clinical insights to best practices
Panel Discussion/Question and Answer