27th International Bariatric Club Symposium

November 23, 2018 | 10:30 am – 15:30 pm
Saal Kosmos | Level 3

10:30 – 12:30 27th International Bariatric Club Symposium
Chairman: Haris Khwaja (UK)
Chairman: Sylvia Weiner (Germany)
10:30 Welcome & Introduction
Haris Khwaja (UK) & Sylvia Weiner (Germany)
10:35 – 10:50 Experimental Bariatric and Metabolic Surgical Procedures in Humans – The Good, the Bad and the Ugly
Almino Ramos (Brazil)
10:55 – 11:10 Deficiencies of the Published Randomised Controlled Trials comparing Metabolic Surgery with Best Medical Treatment for Obese/Morbidly Obese Type 2 Diabetics
Jean-Marc Chevallier (France)
11:15 – 11:30 Bile in the Stomach – friend or foe?
Rudolf Weiner (Germany)
11:35 – 11:50 Endoscopic Treatment of Entero-cutaneous Fistula after Gastric Bypass – a novel therapeutic approach to a surgical nightmare
Manoel Galvão Neto (Brazil)
Debates Chair: Sonja Chiappetta (Germany) & Alexandr Neimark (Russia)
11:55 – 12:25 Swallowable Balloons will replaced endoscopically placed intragastric balloons in the near future
Moderator: Hayssam Fawal (Lebanon)
Christine Stier (Germany) vs Barham Abu Dayyeh (USA)
12:30 – 01:30 Lunch Break
Debates Chair: Jean-Marc Chevallier (France)
01:35 – 02:05 The Gastric Band is Dead; Long Live the Gastric Band
Moderator: Cynthia Michelle Borg (UK)
Jacques Himpens (Belgium) vs. Wendy Brown (Australia)
02:10 – 02:40 The Natural History of Bariatric & Metabolic Surgery Operations are to Fail
Moderator: Michel Suter (Switzerland)
Bart van Wagensveld (United Arab Emirates) vs. Andrés Sánchez-Pernaute (Spain)
03:05 – 03:30 Chairmen: Rudolf Weiner (Germany) & Almino Ramos (Brazil)
02:45 – 03:05 Experts’ Session #1
Reflux After Sleeve Gastrectomy – Medical Treatment vs Stretta vs Linx vs Revisional Surgery
Jacques Himpens, Joan Pujol Rafols, Michel Suter, Sonja Chiappetta, Barham Abu Dayyeh, Hayssam Fawal
03:05 – 03:30 Experts’ Session #2
Video: Injury from Optiview Trocar Insertion
Ricardo Zorron, Jan Willem Greve, Colin Uhle, Wendy Brown, Khaled Gawdat
03:30 Closing Remarks
Haris Khwaja (UK)