Improvements in fertility and sexual well-being after MBS are well-documented in the literature, and they are important to each patient’s quality of life. If these benefits are discussed, they are often viewed as secondary or tertiary to other medical benefits. This collaborative course is designed to provide updates in the literature and clinical insights from a multidisciplinary panel of speakers.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Explain the consequences obesity on male and female fertility.
  2. Evaluate the impacts of Metabolic and Bariatric on female and male infertility and sexuality.
  3. Impact of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery on body image and relationships.
  4. Impact of Weight loss medications on sexual health.

9:15am Introduction
9:20am Impact of Obesity on Female Infertility
Corrigan McBride, MD
9:40am Impact of Obesity on Male Infertility
Adrian Dan, MD
10:00am Question and Answer
10:20am Impact of Bariatric Surgery on Sexuality
Farah A Husain, FACS FASMBS MD
10:40am Bariatric Surgery in Non-Cis Gender Patients- Case Presentations
Colleen I Kennedy, FASMBS MBA MD
10:50am Breast Feeding in Bariatric Patients
L. Renee Hilton-Rowe, FACS FASMBS MD
11:00am Impact of Bariatric Surgery on Personal Relationship
Nini Peterson, PhD
11:15am Impact of Childhood Trauma/Abuse on Obesity and Bariatric Surgery Outcomes
Clinton S Bolton, III, PhD
11:30am Impact of AOM on Sexuality
11:45am Question and Answer
12:05pm Conclusion
12:15pm Adjourn