If you were not able to attend the Weight Loss Surgery meeting held last month you can read the meeting report below.
Weight Loss Surgery
Wednesday 19th October 2016 - Gateshead Civic Centre
Dr Yitka Graham - Senior Lecturer in Public Health, Faculty of Applied Sciences, Sunderland and Researcher in the Department of General Surgery at City Hospitals Sunderland NHS Trust who will discuss “Post-surgical experiences of weight loss surgery, what research tells us”
Mr Peter Small - Consultant Surgeon, Directorate of General Surgery, Sunderland Royal Hospital who will discuss “What can Weight Loss Surgery achieve and why are Referral Guidelines not followed?”
Prof Roy Taylor - Professor of Medicine and Metabolism, MR Centre, Newcastle University who will discuss “What can Weight Loss Surgery do to diabetes and other conditions?”
Maureen Boyle - Senior Specialist Dietitian (Bariatric Surgery) at NHS, Sunderland Royal Hospital who will discuss “Dietary issues for Weight Loss Surgery patients before and after surgery”