Tue, Oct 06 | Webinar

Battle of the Balloons

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Battle of the Balloons

Time & Location

Oct 06, 2020, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM EDT
Webinar

About the Congress

International Bariatric Club University of Oxford Hot Topics in Surgery - Online Debate 

Theme: Battle of the Balloons 

Tuesday, October 6th, 2020

800-930 PST

1100-1230 EST 

1200-1330 Brazil 

1600-1730 BST

1900-2030 UAE 

Chair: Professor Ariel Ortiz-Lagardere (USA) 

Co-Chair: Professor Manoel Galvao Neto (Brazil)  

Debate #1  

Swallowable Balloons will replace endoscopically placed Intragastric  Balloons in the near future’  

Debate Moderator: Prof Eduardo Grecco (Brazil)  

FOR: Prof Salman K Al-Sabah (Kuwait)

AGAINST: Dr. Anna Carolina Hoff (Brazil)  

Debate #2  

Air filled Balloons will replace fluid filled Balloons in the Near Future Debate 

Moderator: Dr. Helmuth Billy (USA)

FOR: Prof Mohammed Rizwan (Qatar)

AGAINST: Dr. Reem Sharaiha (USA)

Panel Discussion: How Can we Mitigate the Complications of Intragastric Balloons?  

Chair: Professor Manoel Galvao Neto (Brazil)

Dr Levon N. Grigoryan (Armenia) Mr. Evangelos Efthimiou (UK) Prof.  Gontrand López-Nava (Spain) Dr. Christine Stier (Germany) Dr. Sonja Chiappetta (Italy) Prof. Alfredo Genco (Italy) Dr. Anna Carolina Hoff (Brazil) Prof. Gustavo Carvalho (Brazil) Prof. Barham Abu Dayyeh (USA)

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