UNY Prevention and Management of Obesity and Related Metabolic Disorders & Annual Meeting
Upper New York Chapter of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists
Prevention and Management of Obesity and Related Metabolic Disorders
& 2012 Annual Meeting
October 13, 2012
|7:15 – 8:00 a.m.||Registration / Breakfast|
|8:00 – 8:15 a.m.||Introduction
Joseph Torre, MD, FACP, FACE – UNY-AACE Chapter Chair
|8:15 – 8:30 a.m.||Pre-meeting Assessment|
|8:30 – 9:30 a.m.||Controversies in Thyroid Hormone Therapy
Joseph Torre, MD, FACP, FACE
|9:30 – 10:30 a.m.||A Pediatric Perspective on Obesity
Lauren Lipeski, MD
|10:30 – 11:00 a.m.||Break|
|11:00 – 11:45 a.m.||Medical Nutritional Therapies for the Patient with Metabolic Syndrome
Jeff Ensminger, RD, CDN, CDE
|11:45 – 12:30 p.m.||The Circadian Clock and Obesity: The Tick, Tock of the Metabolism Clock
Michael Sellix, PhD
|12:30 – 1:45 p.m.||Lunch / Business Meeting|
|1:45 – 2:45 p.m.||Role of Bariatric Surgery in Obesity Disorders
Alan Posner, MD
|2:45 – 3:45 p.m.||Past, Present and Prospective Pharmacologic Therapies for Obesity
Antoine Makdissi, MD
|3:45 – 4:45 p.m.||Morbid Obesity, Gastric Bypass Surgery and Implications for Oxidative Stress, Inflammation, Alzheimer's Disease and Asthma
Paresh Dandona, MD
|4:45 – 5:00 p.m.||Post-meeting Assessment|
AACE members - $30
Non AACE members - $40
Fellows in Training – Free
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Beaver Hollow Conference Center
1083 Pit Road
Java Center, NY 14082
Joseph J. Torre, MD, FACP, FACE – Program Chair
Seth Charatz, DO, FACE
This This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint sponsorship of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) and the Upper New York Chapter of AACE. The AACE is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in this activity.
The material presented during the Upper New York Chapter of AACE annual meeting is being made available by the Upper New York Chapter of AACE for educational purposes only, and does not necessarily represent the only or best method or procedure appropriate for the medical situations discussed. The opinions and views expressed represent the opinions of the presenters and not necessarily those of the Upper New York Chapter of AACE, AACE, or its governing body. Therefore, the Upper New York Chapter of AACE and AACE disclaim any and all liability for injury or other damages resulting to an individual attending this meeting or to any third party for claims based upon the use of techniques and/or products presented by any party at this meeting.
Endocrinologists and other interested healthcare professionals in New York.