Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding treatment of morbid obesity

Advanced Postgraduate Teaching Term

Course A: 4th to 7th July 1999

Course B: 26th to 29th September 1999

Course C: 29th Sept. to 2nd October 1999

Day 1

(4th July, or 26th Sept., or 29th Sept.)

19:00 Welcome Reception – Point Hotel Anif/Salzburg)

Day 2

08:00 a.m. Live Operative Demonstrations

2 Patients (Assisting the Op)

Workshop: Ward round, Outpatients, Band Adjustment

1:00 p.m. Lunch

2:00 – 5:00 p.m. Lectures

  • History and Development of Obesity Surgery

(Emanuel Hell)

  • Quality of Life, BAROS

(Emanuel Hell)

  • Public Relation, Public Health

(Karl Miller)

  • Patients Informed Consent

(Karl Miller)

 

 

Day 3

08:00 a.m. Live Operative Demonstrations

2 Patient (Assisting the Op)

Workshop: Ward round, Outpatients, Band Adjustment

 

1:00 p.m. Lunch

2:00 – 4:00 p.m. Lecture and Workshop:

  • Dietary Instructions

(Monika Zeiner)

  • Psychological Aspects of Obesity and the Operation

(Elisabeth Ardelt-Gattinger)

 

Day 4

08:00 a.m.

 

1:00 p.m. Lunch

2:00 – 5:00 p.m. Workshop:

Lap-Trainer, ESOP-Robotics, Endo-Stich, Suturing Techniques, Technical Details of the Swedish Adjustable Gastric Band

Space is limited to 6 participants for each course

Tuition USD $ 1.500

Please make cheks payable to Salzburg Obesity Academy

Venue and Accomodation:

Approx. USD $ 100, half board

Hotel Point Anif**** bei Salzburg.

Berchtesgadener Str. 364,

A-5081 Anif/Salzburg

Highway: Salzburg-Süd

8 km from the Main Railway Station

11 km from the Airport

Tel.: ++43-(0)6246-74256-0,

Fax: ++43-(0)6246-74256-443

www.obesity-online.com/academy/pointhotel

 

Registration

For registration information, contact:

Dr. K. Miller

Second Surgical Department

Landeskliniken Salzburg

Muellner Hauptstrasse 48

A-5020 Salzburg, Austria

Tel: +43-662-4482-2401

Fax: +43-662-454975

e-mail: k.miller@lkasbg.gv.at

or miller@eunet.at