ACCREDITATION (ETHICS & ECONOMICS) REQUESTED

07.02.2020
Belgian Association for the Study of Obesity


The Belgian Association for the Study of Obesity has the pleasure to invite you to the second edition of the « Obesity Academy » which will be held on Friday February 7, 2020 at the Waerboom in Groot Bijgaarden.

We would be delighted to welcome you to this symposium.

Kindest regards

Bart Van der Schueren,
Chairman BASO

Baso consensus

BASO consensus

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BASO consensus

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BASO consensus appendixes

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BASO consensus appendixes

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program

11.30-13.00

Welcome walking lunch

13.00-15.00

OBESITY ACADEMY

13.00-13.10

New BASO guidelines
Bart Van der Schueren

13.10-15.00

THE NEED for MULTIDISCIPLINARITY through a clinical case

What can the dietitian do ?
Marie Barea/An Verrijken

What can the psychologist do ?
Barbara Lembo

What can the physiotherapist do ?
Dirk Vissers

When to use pharmacological agents ?
Jean Paul Thissen

What can the surgeon do ?
Matthias Lannoo

What can the pediatrician do ?
Inge Gies

15.00-15.30

coffee break

15.30-17.00

Joint session BASO-BeSOMS / OBESITY ACADEMY

15.30-16.00

Diabetes and metabolic surgery for BMI 30-35
Prof. Carel Le Roux, UCD

16.00-16.30

Obesity from a health economic point of view
Prof. Lieven Annemans, UGent

16.30-17.00

Obesity surgery and cancer
Dr. Charles Honoré, IGR

Questions

17.00-17.15

CLOSING SPEECH

With the kind support of

Venue

WAERBOOM

Jozef Mertensstraat 140 | 1702 Groot-Bijgaarden