Our Miami Experience With Bariatric Surgery in Adolescents

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Our Miami Experience With Bariatric Surgery in Adolescents

Nestor de la Cruz-Munoz, MD, FACS
Chief, Division of Laparoendoscopic and Bariatric Surgery
Director, Bariatric Surgery Fellowship Program
Co-Director, Center of Excellence in Minimally Invasive Surgery
Professor of Clinical Surgery
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
Miami, FL

Target Audience

Nicklaus Children's Hospital CME activities are provided to pediatricians, House Staff physicians, pediatric subspecialists in medicine & surgery and pediatric researchers. Other physicians including family practitioners and other healthcare providers are encouraged to participate when appropriate. One or more of the CME activities is designed to attract and impart CME activities to national and international physicians.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this presentation, attendees are expected to:

  1. Recognize that severe obesity places an adolescent at higher risk of multiple medical conditions and be able to identify pediatric patients who meet the criteria for surgery
  2. Discuss the long term outcomes of bariatric surgery in adolescents
  3. Understand the options available for bariatric surgery in South Florida

 

[Recorded 10/23/ 2020]

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    Nicklaus Children’s Hospital is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Nicklaus Children's Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of AMA PRA Category Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Course opens: 
10/23/2020
Course expires: 
10/22/2023
Cost:
$25.00
Parent activity set: 
Rating: 
0

Faculty Disclosure Statement: 

Dr. De La Cruz (or spouse/partner) has not had (in the past 12 months) any conflicts of interest to resolve or relevant financial relationship with the manufacturers  of products or services that will be discussed in this CME activity or in this presentation

Dr. De La Cruz will support this presentation and clinical recommendations with the "best available evidence" from the medical literature.

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Accreditation Statement: Nicklaus Children’s Hospital is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Designation Statement: Nicklaus Children’s Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    Nicklaus Children’s Hospital is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Nicklaus Children's Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of AMA PRA Category Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Price

Cost:
$25.00
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Registration Type

Fee (per CME Hour)

NCHS Medical & Non-Medical Staff

(Including physician & non physician employees, Geographic non-employed staff, Residents, Fellows, Emeritus, other non-medical staff )

Free

NCHS Credentialed Staff (not hospital based)

$15

Non-NCHS Residents or Fellows (Letter or email from program director required)

Free

US/Domestic Physician

$25

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