Bariatric Times

SEP 2016

A peer-reviewed, evidence-based journal that promotes clinical development and metabolic insights in total bariatric patient care for the healthcare professional

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C l i n i c a l C l i n i c a l D e v e l o p m e n t s a n d M e t a b o l i c I n s i g h t s i n T o t a l B a r i a t r i c P a t i e n t C a r e D e v e l o p m e n t s a n d M e t a b o l i c I n s i g h t s i n T o t a l B a r i a t r i c P a t i e n t C a r e C l i n i c a l D e v e l o p m e n t s a n d M e t a b o l i c I n s i g h t s i n T o t a l B a r i a t r i c P a t i e n t C a r e Volume 13, Number 9 September 2016 A P e e r - R e v i e w e d P u b l i c a t i o n W W W . B A R I A T R I C T I M E S . C O M LIKE us on Facebook • FOLLOW us on Twitter • CONNECT with us on LinkedIn Presorted Standard U.S. Postage PAID Lebanon Junction, KY Permit #344 DOWNLOAD OR UPDATE THE BARIATRIC TIMES APP TODAY! ITunes Google (Android) Download the BT app for your mobile device! Scan this QR code with your QR reader for the digital edition of Bariatric Times. Page 16 • The Foundation's Annual LEAD Awards. We are proud to announce the award recipients of the ASMBS Foundation's 2016 LEAD Awards. Congratulations to all of our award winners on your outstanding achievements! • Bruce M. Wolfe, MD, FACS Outstanding Achievement Award • Ninh T. Nguyen, MD, FACS, FASMBS Master Educator Award • Wendy King, PhD Integrated Health Circle of Excellence Award Stay Tuned! The following awards will be announced soon: • Dr. Ronald Celement Patient Safety and Quality Award • Excellence in Nutrition Award • Surgical Innovation Award • Excellence in Clinical Care Award • Distinguished Industry Partner • Distinguished Industry Partner Award • ASMBS Research Grant Awards • Arnold P. Gold Foundation Award Page 13 EDITORIAL MESSAGES................3 Guest Editorial from Mathias A.L. (MAL) Fobi: "Bariatric Metabolic Surgery:" The Correct Nomenclature for What We Do A Message from Dr. Christopher Still: Educate Your Patients on the Health Risks of Prolonged Sitting, Encourage Small but Significant Changes in Daily Routine to Stand Up to Obesity Inside COMMENTARY .........................10 Exploring the Role of Single Anastomosis Bariatric Surgery ASMBS FOUNDATION UPDATE ...13 plus Meet the Board: An Interview with Dr. Alfons Pomp JOURNAL WATCH .....................14 Sedentary Behavior and Obesity ASMBS STATE CHAPTER SPOTLIGHT...............................16 Illinois Association of Bariatric Surgeons SYMPOSIUM SYNOPSIS ............18 The 2016 Minimally Invasive Surgery Symposium (MISS 2016) NEWS AND TRENDS .................20 CALENDAR OF EVENTS................25 CARTOON CORNER ......................25 MARKETPLACE ...........................26 AD INDEX....................................26 by CONNIE STILLWELL Ms. Stillwell is the Executive Director of the ASMBS Foundation. THIS MONTH: MEET THE BOARD An Interview with Alfons Pomp, MD, FACS, FRCSC ASMBS Foundation News and Update ASMBS STATE CHAPTER SPOTLIGHT American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery STATE CHAPTER SPOTLIGHT NEW SERIES THIS MONTH: Illinois Association of Bariatric Surgeons by VAFA SHAYANI, MD, FACS, FASMBS Vafa Shayani, MD, FACS, FASMBS Chairman, Department of Surgery; Bariatric Medical Director, Adventist Bolingbrook Hospital, Bolingbrook, Illinois, United States STATE CHAPTER PRESIDENT S ince its launch in 2006, the Illinois Association of Bariatric Surgeons (IABS), which is the Illinois state chapter of the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery(ASMBS), has stayed true to the values highlighted by its mission statement: "To promote clinical excellence and best industry standards of practice among all providers of obesity management through training and education of physicians, payers, and the public." The IABS started out as a small group of surgeons who met once a year at a local restaurant and has grown to an organization with nearly 100 dues-paying members. Currently, the IABS hosts two well- attended annual meetings and two gatherings during the ASMBS annual events.

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