Ontario Bariatric Network (OBN) ECHO

Thu, May 06, 2021 - Wed, August 11, 2021
Webinar Series

Hosted by the Guelph General Hospital BCOE & The Ottawa Hospital BCOE

12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Register for a new series beginning on May 6th or June 2nd, 2021.

Project ECHO OBN is a virtual interactive education and capacity building model that supports health care providers in delivering quality care to their patients living with obesity or who have received specialty care from a Bariatric Centre of Excellence

Join this six-week series starting on May 6th or June 2nd, 2021 and build clinical expertise through evidence-based presentations and case discussion. 
Learn about:

  • Leading surgical, medical, and psychosocial treatment options for patients with obesity
  • Strategies to identify and prevent potential post-operative complications after bariatric surgery
  • Tools and resources to assist you to manage obesity 

Curriculum Topics 

  • Etiology of Obesity
  • Medical Management of Obesity
  • Postoperative Care of Bariatric Surgical Patients
  • Assessment and Management of Nutritional Deficiencies Following Bariatric Surgery
  • Impact of Bariatric Surgery on Mental Health
  • The final session topic will be selected by Participants

To see the informational flyer [PDF], click here.

For more information, new dates, or to register, click here.