Tag: ASMBS Foundation

ASMBS Foundation News and Update—May 2018

ASMBS Foundation News and Update—May 2018

| May 1, 2018

by Rami E. Lutfi, MD, FACS, FASMBS Clinical Associate Professor of Surgery, University of Illinois at Chicago; Chairman of Surgery, Mercy Hospital and Medical Center; Director, Presence Chicago Institute of Advanced Bariatrics Funding: No funding was provided for this article. Disclosures: The author has no conflicts of interest relevant to the content of this article. […]

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ASMBS Foundation News and Update—November 2017

ASMBS Foundation News and Update—November 2017

| November 1, 2017

  by Connie Stillwell Ms. Stillwell is the Executive Director of the ASMBS Foundation. Bariatric Times. 2017;14(11):25. LEAD Awards. The ASMBS Foundation’s annual LEAD Awards ceremony will be held on October 30 in conjunction with Obesity Week 2017. Each year, we honor members of the metabolic and bariatric surgery community who have shown outstanding leadership […]

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ASMBS Foundation News and Update—July 2017

ASMBS Foundation News and Update—July 2017

| July 1, 2017

by Connie Stillwell Ms. Stillwell is the Executive Director of the ASMBS Foundation. Walk from Obesity Updates. We want to recognize the four Walk from Obesity event locations that took place this spring. Together these locations raised over $30,000 to support obesity awareness, research, education, and access to care. Thank you to our event leaders, […]

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ASMBS Foundation News and Update—May 2017

ASMBS Foundation News and Update—May 2017

| May 1, 2017

by Connie Stillwell Ms. Stillwell is the Executive Director of the ASMBS Foundation. Cookbook Now Available! Under the lead of our current board president, Dr. Marina Kurian, we have worked tirelessly to bring you our newest cookbook entitled “Deliciously Healthy! Recipes from Around the Country.” Hundreds of recipes were submitted, reviewed, edited, cooked and photographed […]

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ASMBS Foundation News and Update—January 2017

ASMBS Foundation News and Update—January 2017

| January 1, 2017

Connie Stillwell Ms. Stillwell is the Executive Director of the ASMBS Foundation. Meet The Board Stacy Brethauer, MD, FASMBS Dr. Brethauer is a Staff Physician in the Section of Laparoscopic and Bariatric Surgery at Cleveland Clinic. He is the Director of Bariatric Surgery at Fairview Hospital and Associate Program Director for the Advanced Laparoscopic and […]

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ASMBS Foundation News and Update—November 2016

ASMBS Foundation News and Update—November 2016

| November 1, 2016

by Connie Stillwell Ms. Stillwell is the Executive Director of the ASMBS Foundation LEAD Awards. The ASMBS Foundation’s 2016 LEAD Awards was a great success! The Foundation was able to raise more than $90,000 to support its mission to fund bariatric surgery and obesity research, professional education programs, awareness projects, and access to care initiatives. […]

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ASMBS Foundation News and Update—September 2016

ASMBS Foundation News and Update—September 2016

| September 1, 2016

September 2016 by Connie Stillwell Ms. Stillwell is the Executive Director of the ASMBS Foundation. 2016 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 […]

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ASMBS Foundation News and Update—July 2016

ASMBS Foundation News and Update—July 2016

| July 1, 2016

July 2016 by Connie Stillwell Ms. Stillwell is the Executive Director of the ASMBS Foundation. Walk from Obesity Update. We are proud to announce that the ASMBS Foundation’s Walk from Obesity campaign reached record high numbers this spring. With only 11 locations, the spring events raised approximately $125,000 and reached over 1,400 individuals. Including support […]

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ASMBS Foundation News and Update—April 2016

ASMBS Foundation News and Update—April 2016

| April 1, 2016

by Connie Stillwell Ms. Stillwell is the Executive Director of the ASMBS Foundation. Welcome New Officers! The Foundation welcomed Marina Kurian, MD, as President of the ASMBS Foundation. Dr. Kurian has served as a board member since 2012, and is past Foundation Secretary/Treasurer. Her term continues through 2018. Keith Kim, MD, has filled the role […]

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ASMBS Foundation News and Update—November 2015

ASMBS Foundation News and Update—November 2015

| November 1, 2015

by Connie Stillwell Ms. Stillwell is the Executive Director of the ASMBS Foundation. ASMBS Foundation Board LEAD Awards. The ASMBS Foundation is proud to announce the winners for the 2015 LEAD Awards. Congratulations to all of the award recipients and thank you for your hard work and dedication to the field of metabolic and bariatric […]

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