Presentations by CORE staff in 2011
University of Texas South Western Research Symposium
28th January 2011, Texas, USA
Paul O'Brien: "Gastric Banding: Mechanisms and Effects"
Cardiovascular Specialists Symposium
12th - 13th February 2011, Sydney, Australia
Paul O'Brien: "Bariatric Surgery: Who? When? How?"
International Society For Diseases of the Esophagus, Australasian Section, Australian and New Zealand Gastric and Oesophageal Surgery Association
17th - 19th February, Hobart, Australia
Wendy Brown: "A surgeon operated on me 3 months ago, and my reflux is back. What now?"
Paul Burton: "Reflux after gastric banding - is it a problem?"
The International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity and related metabolic disorders - Asia Pacific Chapter (IFSO-APC) & Japanese Federation for the Surgery of Obesity and related metabolic disorders (JSSO) Congress 2011
22nd - 25th February 2011, Hokkaido, Japan
Wendy Brown: "Multidisciplinary care in Adolescents undergoing Bariatric Surgery"
The Aviation Medical Society Annual Meeting
5th March 2011, Melbourne, Australia
Wendy Brown: "Weight loss and health changes following bariatric surgery"
4th Tri-Nations Symposium in Gastroenterology
23rd - 26th March 2011, Margaret River, WA
Paul O'Brien: "Bariatric Surgery: Mechanisms and Outcomes"
Melbourne Upper GI Surgical Group
4th April 2011, Melbourne Australia
Wendy Brown: "Non-reflux indications for fundoplication"
Short Course in Peri-operative Medicine
14th April, Monash University, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
Paul Burton: "Managing Aspiration risk in patients with adjustable gastric bands"
Royal Australasia College of Surgeons Annual Scientific Congress
2nd - 6th May 2011, Adelaide, Australia
"Management of Adolescent Obesity"
"Managing weight regain after LAGB"
"Management of the Proximal Pouch Dilatation"
Healthy Development Adelaide: Parents can make all the difference
11th May 2011, Adelaide University, Adelaide, Australia
Leah Brennan: "The role of parents in child eating and weight"
Congres annuel de la societe Francaise et Francphone de Chirurgie de l'Obesite et des Maladies Metaboliques
26th - 28th May 2011, Lille, France
"LAP-BAND: Back to the future"
"The Australian Experience: pioneering gastric banding"
"New frontiers in gastric banding"
American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery
Intergrated Approach to Gastric Banding Course
12th June 2011, Orlando, USA
Paul O'Brien: "The lower esophageal contractile segment, satiety and the band"
American Diabetes Association Annual Scientific Meeting
28th June 2011, San Diego, USA
Paul O'Brien: "Bariatric Surgery in the Paediatric population: Is it time?"
Pivot West - What happens to Diabetes after Bariatric Surgery?
28th July 2011, Melbourne, Australia
Wendy Brown: "Why would a surgeon be interested in Diabetes?"
Paul O'Brien: "The effect of LAGB on Diabetes?"
Leah Brennan: "Strategies to help patients maintain weight loss into the long term"
Bayside Diabetes Network
03rd August 2011, Melbourne, Australia
Wendy Brown: "What happens to Diabetes after Bariatric Surgery?"
Dieticians Association of Australia Victorian Obesity Roadshow
5th August 2011
"Behavioral /Psychological intervention- how to help patients with more than just the food?"
Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute
05th August 2011, Melbourne, Australia
Wendy Brown: "Bariatric Surgery and its impact on Metabolic Health"
XVI World Congress of the International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders
31st August - 3rd September 2011, Hamburg, Germany
"Hiatal Hernia - defining and treating"
"Importance in outcomes and role of adjustment"
"The effect of weight loss on Dyslipidemia"
Postgraduate Course: "The Role of Pressure on the Vagus"
Debate: Gastric Banding is an ideal operation for Diabetes"
Panelist: "Panel Debate: Which Operation for Diabetes?"
"Physiology and pathophysiology of the oesophagus and stomach in the region of the band"
"Eating to Optimize effectiveness of the band - who is suitable or not suitable?"
"Long term outcome data"
Postgraduate Course: "Controversial Issues: Adolescents, Low BMI, High BMI, GERD"
Chair: Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding
Leah Brennan: "Psychological aspects of adolescent Obesity"
Melissa Hayden: "Role and value of psychological assessment"
Geraldine Ooi: Geraldine Ooi "Non-operative management of luminal dilatation following laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding"
University of Ghent
September 2011, Ghent, Belgium
Leah Brennan: "Motivational interviewing"
Polycystic Ovary Syndrome Association of Australia National Conference
15th - 16th October 2011, Melbourne, Australia
Wendy Brown: "The benefits of Bariatric Surgery"
Leah Brennan: "What is disordered eating? Could this be part of your problem?"
Australian and New Zealand Obesity Society's Annual Scientific Meeting - The Obesity Challenge: physical, psychosocial and environmental
20th - 22nd October 2011, Adelaide, Australia
Wendy Brown: "Prevention of adverse outcomes and weight regain after bariatric surgery"
Leah Brennan: "Psychosocial Comorbidities of Adolescent Obesity"
Melissa Hayden "Psychosocial Comorbidities of Adult Obesity"