Bariatric Support Group Topics and Information Session

Wednesday, May 6, 2020 at 5:00pm

University of Illinois Hospital
1740 West Taylor Street
Chicago, IL 60612

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The Bariatric Surgery Program hosts both a monthly support group for patients who have undergone any type of bariatric surgery and an and information session for potential bariatric surgery candidates.

Support groups, led by bariatricians and dietitians, will focus on a specific topic each month and feature a Q&A session. Time also is allotted for participants also will be able to share with and support other attendees. No notification is required — just show up!

Information sessions cover services offered in the Bariatric Surgery Program, the health risks of obesity, and how our team of bariatric health professionals will support and guide you through your journey.

Topic:

Rich Severin - Exercise 101
Antonio Gangemi - Weight Loss Surgery

Location: Room 2481 (2nd Fl)

For questions or more information, please contact Jenna Giannetti, RD, LDN at 312.996.6838 or Jennifer Martin, MS, RD, LDN at 312.996.6795

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