San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
ASO East of England Regional Obesity Network
In association with the Norfolk Obesity Network
Updating the NICE guidelines for obesity: The science behind the guidelines.
09.30 - 09.45 Registration + Refreshments
09.45 - 09.55 Introduction
Dr Amy Ahern, MRC Human Nutrition Research, ASO East of England Network
09.55 - 10.25 NICE guidelines on prevention and management of obesity
Dr Adrienne Cullum, Analyst, Centre for Public Health. National Institute for Health and Care Excellence. Technical lead for NICE public health guidance on lifestyle weight management in adults
10.25 - 10.55 NICE Obesity CG43 update 2014; Bariatric surgery referral and follow-up and VLCDs
Dr Carly Hughes Bariatric Physician Fakenham Weight Management Service and GP partner Member NICE Obesity CG43 GDG
10.55 - 11.10 Refreshments
11.10 - 11.40 Evidence-based VLCD and LCD therapy for diabetes: cost effective, safe and predictable weight loss and maintenance, with sustained health benefit.
Dr Anthony Leeds visiting senior fellow in the Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Surrey and visiting professor in the Faculty of Science, University of Copenhagen..NHS Diabetes and Endocrinology the Whittington and Central Middlesex hospitals. Medical Director Cambridge Weight Plan
11.40 - 12.10 Managing post-Bariatric surgery patients in primary care; RCGP ten top tips
Dr Helen Parretti GP Academic Clinical Fellow University of Birmingham
12.10 - 12.40 Discussion
12.40 - 13.30 Networking Lunch.
When & Where
Association for the Study of Obesity
The Association for the Study of Obesity (ASO) is the UK’s foremost charitable organisation dedicated to the understanding, prevention and treatment of obesity. www.aso.org.uk