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Tuesday, September 14th 7:00 p.m. EDT.

As a result of participating in this activity, learners will be able to: Discuss obesity as a chronic disease, review of the current available option for obesity management, review of bariatric endoscopic intervention as an option in the continuum of obesity care, and review the future endoscopic therapies that will be available in the next few years.

The target audience for this presentation: Primary Care, Gastroenterologists, and Orthopedic Surgeons


CME statement:

USF Health is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

USF Health designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

USF Health (provider number 2970) is an approved provider of continuing education for nurses through Florida Board of Nursing. This activity has been approved for 1.0 contact hours.


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August 19, 2021

Created by

Tampa General Hospital


Ali Abbas, MD, MPH

Ali Abbas, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor of Medicine and Surgery
Director of Bariatric Endoscopy
University of South Florida