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Photos From ASMBS State Chapter Meetings











Photos from ObesityWeek 2015


ObesityWeek 2015 was a tremendous success with over 5,000 attendees. We learned a lot from this year that will make next year even bigger and better
                                                                      — Georgeann Mallory, ASMBS Executive Director

ObesityWeek 2015 Welcome Reception



Exhibit Hall
(above and below)


ASMBS President, Dr. John Morton (left) presents Dr. Shanu Kothari (right), Chair of the Clinical
Issues Committee with the Award for Committee of the Year


ASMBS President-Elect, Dr. Raul Rosenthal (right) presents Dr. Scott Shikora (left) with the
ASMBS Foundation's Outstanding Achievement Award at the 2015 LEAD Awards


26th Annual Mason Lecture speaker, Ted Adams (left), PhD, DrPH, Program and Research Director at Intermountain LiVe Well Center, with ASMBS President, Dr. John Morton (right)


Dr. John Morton presents his Presidential Address following the 2015 Mason Lecture


ASMBS President, Dr. John Morton (left) pass the gavel
to ASMBS President-Elect Dr. Raul Rosenthal (right)


Dr. John Morton (center) and Dr. Ninh Nguyen (far right) present Reeger Cortell, FNP (far left)
with first prize at the ASMBS "It Starts Now" Film & Video Contest


The Convocation of the new Fellows of the American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery.


AfterDark Reception







ASMBS Spring Educational Event 2014

Presentations at the ASMBS Spring Education Event held in Miami, FL June 19-21
(ABOVE) ASMBS President-Elect, Dr. John Morton
(BELOW) Oobesity Action Coalition President/Chief Executive Officer, Joseph Nadglowski




On left, Dr. Ranjan Sudan, ASMBS Carolinas State Chapter President,
pictured with ASMBS Executive Director Georgeann Mallory, RD




From left: Kristie Kaufman, Director of Operations at ASMBS; Jennifer Wynn, ASMBS Staff Representative; Dr. Alfons Pomp, ASMBS Councilperson-At-Large; Georgeann Mallory, RD, ASMBS Executive Director




2014 ASMBS Carolinas Chapter Meeting
From left: Dr. Hugh Donaghue, NC Blue Cross Medical Director; Dr. John Morton, ASMBS President-Elect;
Dr. Ranjan Sudan, ASMBS Carolinas Chapter President




ObesityWeek 2014 Planning Meeting




ObesityWeek 2013 Brings ASMBS and TOS
Members to Atlanta, GA, Nov. 11-16

Old and new colleagues join together to celebrate another year in bariatric achievements at ObesityWeek.
From left: Dr. Kelvin Higa, Dr. MAL Fobi, Dr. Jean-Marie Molasoko, Dr. Mervyn Deitel, Dr. John Dixon,
Dr. Antonio Torres, Dr. Wei-Jei Lee, Dr. Maxim




ObesityWeek 2013 attendees mingle at the Georgia International Convention Center.




Attendees mingle at the Obesity Action Coalition's Advocacy Leadership Reception
"Partnering to Treat Obesity," at ObesityWeek 2013.




On left, former governor of Wisconsin and Secretary of Health and Human Services Tommy G. Thompson
speaks at "Partnering To Treat Obesity" reception. On right, the Obesity Action Coalition's President and
CEO, Joe Nadglowski, speaks at the reception.




Guests attend the ASMBS Foundation's L.E.A.D. Awards Luncheon.




On right, Dr. Kelvin Higa presents Dr. Alan Wittgrove with the Foundation's "Oustanding Achievement Award." On left, Dr. Wittgrove speaks at the luncheon.




Guests give a standing ovation to award-winners at the L.E.A.D. luncheon.




Guests and awardees pose for photos at the ASMBS Foundation's L.E.A.D. Awards luncheon.




ASMBS Revision Task Force Dinner




ASMBS Meets with Brazilian Society for
Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery

ASMBS President, Dr. Jaime Ponce and ASMBS Secretary/Treasurer Dr. John Morton in São Paulo, Brazil meeting with members of the Brazilian Society for Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery (SBCBM).




ASMBS Spring Educational Event 2013

New Orleans, LA (May 30 - June 2, 2013)




Fifth IFSO Latin American Congress of Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery in Cusco, Peru (May 20 - 24, 2013)

From left to right, ASMBS Bariatric Surgery Training Committee Chair, Dr. Scott Shikora, ASMBS President, Dr. Jaime Ponce, ASMBS President-Elect, Dr. Ninh Nguyen and ASMBS Secretary/Treasurer, Dr. John Morton in Cusco, Peru for the International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders (IFSO) Latin American Congress of Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery.