Places are free, but limited so please apply early.

How to Attend:  Please indicate whether you a GP, primary care nursing staff or other (please specify).Please contact [email protected] with obesity training day in the subject line.

Programme

Chairpersons: Dr Swe Myint / Dr Carly Hughes

09:00 - 09:30          Registration

09:30 - 09:40          Introduction and Chair – Dr Swe Myint

09:40- 10:20           Complications in pregnancy and labour in the obese - Mr Alastair McKelvey, Consultant Obstetrician NNUH

10:20- 11:00           Pre pregnancy care of the overweight woman - Dr Vidya Srinivas

11:00 - 11:20          Coffee Break

11:20 - 12:00          GLP-1 analogues and other newer drugs in the management of obesity - Dr Swe Myint

12:00 - 12:40          Acceptance-Commitment therapy in management of weight - Dr Sarah Fish

12:40 - 13:00           Panel Discussion

13:00 - 13:40          Lunch

13:40 - 13:50          Introduction and Chair – Dr Carly Hughes

13:50 – 16:40         Interactive Workshops

  • Post bariatric surgery - nutrition deficiencies/surgical complications
  • Psychological triggers to eating
  • Medication changes in active weight loss

16:40 - 16:50           Evaluation and end of the training day

RCP CPD points applied for. Commercial sponsorship to be confirmed.