Canadian Obesity Network

Canadian Obesity Network

April 04, 2007 07:00 ET

MEDIA ADVISORY-Canadian Obesity Network: Managing Morbid Obesity and Its Complications

HAMILTON, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - April 4, 2007) - The Canadian Obesity Network -

WHAT: "Managing Morbid Obesity and Its Complications"
3rd Annual McMaster Bariatric Conference

WHEN: Wednesday April 11th, 2007
08:45 - 16:00

WHERE: Courtyard Marriott, Hamilton, ON

Leading Canadian medical experts from a wide range of disciplines will address the medical risks, as well as available management strategies and treatment options (including surgery), associated with morbid obesity.

Confirmed speakers will be available throughout the event for interviews.

Management - Dr. Arya M. Sharma, McMaster University

Family Health Teams - Dr. Richard Tytus, McMaster University

GERD - Dr. David Armstrong, McMaster University

Mental Health - Dr. Valerie Taylor, McMaster University

Plastic Surgery - Dr. Achilleas Thoma, McMaster University

Sleep Apnea - Dr. David Higgins, McMaster University

Urinary Incontinence - Dr. Anil Kapoor, McMaster University

Osteoarthritis - Dr. Rick Adachi, McMaster University

Orthopedic Surgery - Dr. Anthony Adili, McMaster University

Type 2 Diabetes - Dr. Mehran Anvari, McMaster University

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