EDC research has big presence at Obesity Week!

Oct 27, 2016 | News

Wendy King, EDC faculty, is this year’s recipient of the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery’s Circle of Excellence Award, which is presented at Obesity Week. The purpose of the annual Circle of Excellence Award is to recognize and honor an outstanding ASMBS member who has made a significant contribution to the Integrated Health Sciences Section.

Faculty from the EDC are authors on 2 Top Ten Papers*, a Top Ten Bariatric Surgery Poster*, and 3 other presentations at Obesity Week which will take place Oct. 31 – Nov. 4, 2016 in New Orleans, LA. Obesity Week is the combined annual meeting of The Obesity Society (TOS) (http://www.obesity.org/home) and the American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS). The preeminent annual scientific and educational conference covers the full scope of the obesity issue, from cutting edge basic science and clinical research to intervention and public policy discussions that can impact the quality of life for millions affected by obesity.

Authors Title
Wendy King, Lily Chen, Steven Belle, Anita Courcoulas, George Dakin, David Flum, Marcelo Hinojosa, Melissa Kalarchian, James Mitchell, Walter Pories, Konstantinos Spaniolas, Bruce Wolfe, Susan Yanovski, Kristine Steffen. Prescribed Opioid and Non-Opioid Analgesic Medication Use Before and After Bariatric Surgery: 7 Year Follow-up

 

Kathryn Gordon, Wendy King, Gretchen White, Steven Belle, Anita Courcoulas, Faith Ebel, Scott Engel, Dave Flum, Marcelo Hinojosa, Alfons Pomp, Walter Pories, Konstantinos Spaniolas, Bruce Wolfe, Susan Yanovski, James Mitchell. A Prospective, Longitudinal Examination of Suicidal Ideation among Bariatric Surgery Patients

 

Wendy King, Lily Chen, Anita Courcoulas, George Dakin, Scott Engel, David Flum, Marcelo Hinojosa, Melissa Kalarchian, Samer Mattar, James Mitchell, Alfons Pomp, Walter Pories, Kristine Steffen, Phar, Gretchen White, Bruce Wolfe, Susan Yanovski. *Incident Substance Use and Misuse Among Adults following RYGB and LAGB: 7 Year Follow-up

 

Marie Menke, Wendy King, Gretchen White, Gabriella Gosman, Anita Courcoulas, George Dakin, David Flum, Molly Orcutt, Alfons Pomp, Walter Pories, Jonathan Purnell, Kristine Steffen, Bruce Wolfe, Susan Yanovski. *Contraception and Conception Following Bariatric Surgery: 7 Year Follow-up

 

Anita Courcoulas, Wendy King, Steven Belle, Paul Berk, David Flum, Luis Garcia, William Gourash, Mary Horlick, James Mitchell, Alfons Pomp, Walter Pories, Jonathan, Purnell, Ashima Singh, Konstantinos Spaniolas, Richard Thirlby, Bruce Wolfe, Susan Yanovski. 7 Year Weight Trajectories and Diabetes Outcomes in the Longitudinal Assessment of Bariatric Surgery (LABS) Study

 

Steven Belle, Alfons Pomp, Yun Ling, Konstantinos Spaniolas, Walter Pories, Paul Berk, James Mitchell, Anita Courcoulas, David Flum, Richard Thirlby, Susan Yanovski, Bruce Wolfe. *Mortality Following Bariatric Surgery