Bariatric Surgery

October 8th, 2021 - October 8th, 2024
1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit Hours
1.00 MOC Points


Today on MedNet21, we're going to discuss Bariatric Surgery.

At the end of this presentation the learners should come away with a better understanding of the types of surgery offered, the outcomes of surgery on weight loss and resolution of medical comorbidities, complications after surgery and how to guide patients who experience weight gain. 

A review of the role of a registered dietitian as a patient is considering and ultimately pursuing bariatric surgery.  

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Dates and Times

End Date: 10/8/2024


As a result of this educational activity, webcast participants will be able to: understand the impact of bariatric surgery on weight loss and resolution of obesity-related medical comorbidities; understand that bariatric surgery is not a cure, that patients can regain weight, but there are options for those that do; Understand the pre-surgery evaluation process and education to support patient’s chances for success post-surgery; Describe diet advancements, potential pitfalls, and interventions to keep patient healthy post-surgery.

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Disclosure Information for Planning Committee Members and Speakers



  • Mr. Roy Gildersleeve, Bachelor Degree
    • Bariatric Surgery
  • Dr. Sabrena Noria, MD
    • Bariatric Surgery


The Center for Continuing Medical Education (CCME) at The Ohio State University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME®) to provide continuing medical education for physicians

The Center for Continuing Medical Education (CCME) at The Ohio State University designates this webcasts for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) . Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Maintenance of Certification

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 1.00 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.