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Program

02:00pm - 06:00pm GMT+1

Friday, November 20, 2015

Time Conference title Speaker
2:00 - 2:05

Welcome and Meeting Schedule

Antonio M. Lacy
2:06 - 2:10

Case presentation

A morbid obese patient (BMI>40kg/m2) with type 2 diabetes treated with anti-diabetic drugs

Gabriel Díaz del Gobbo
2:11 - 2:21

The Hospital Clinic of Barcelona Technique for the Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass (LRYGBP)

Description of the main steps for the LRYGBP technique

Ainitze Ibarzabal
2:22 - 2:37

The Rationale for Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass (LRYGBP) to Treat Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus (T2DM)

Analysis of the underlying mechanisms involved in T2DM resolution after LRYGBP

Alexander Miras
2:38 - 3:48

High level of Evidence Studies Comparing Metabolic Surgical Procedures

Critical appraisal of the high level of evidence studies regarding efficacy of RYGBP in the treatment of T2DM

Ricard Corcelles
02:49 - 03.05

Summary of the London 2015 International Diabetes Surgery Summit and Consensus Conference and Next Steps

Philip R. Schauer
3:10 - 5:00

Live Surgery: Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass (LRYGBP)

During the operation, controversial topics regarding the LRYGBP technique will be discussed as well as tricks and potential pitfalls. Several points to discuss will be: patient positioning; trocar placement; gastric pouch dissection; routing of the Roux limb; closure of mesenteric defects; type of gastro-jejunal anastomosis; limb length; etc.

Antonio M. Lacy , Salvadora Delgado , María Fernández-Hevia
5:00 - 6:00

Diabetes Surgery Debate

A live debate among recognized experts in the field of metabolic surgery and T2DM treatment on the most current “hot points”

Antonio M. Lacy , Philip R. Schauer , Ricard Corcelles , Josep Vidal , Alexander Miras