2017 ObesityHelp Conference: Agenda


Friday AM Fitness
Rise 'n Shine Walk & Talk with Ms. Shell
Location: Meet in Lobby
7:00AM - 8:00AM

Location: TBD
9:00AM - 3:00PM

Clothing Exchange
Location: TBD, Friday & Saturday
9:00AM - 5:00PM

Friday Opener with Diana Vogel
Mix 'n Mingle
Location: International Ballroom III & IV
10:00AM - 11:00AM

Take some time to explore and go have lunch with your friends before the sessions begin!
11:15AM - 12:55PM

Session 1A with Dan Benintendi
WLS & Living a Realistic Life: Keeping Roadblocks in Perspective
Location: International Ballroom III
1:00PM - 1:50PM

Session 1B with Janine Greenwood
Worth The Weight: My Journey to Love, Beauty & Inner Happiness
Location: International Ballroom IV
1:00PM - 1:50PM

Session 2A with Jo Diniz
A Journey of Weight Loss & Life Gains
Location: International Ballroom III
2:00PM - 2:50PM

Session 2B with Elizabeth Kilpatrick
Don’t Give Up - It’s Never Too Late to Change
Location: International Ballroom IV
2:00PM - 2:50PM

Session 3A with Rocky Alexander
Finding Your New Normal in the Kitchen + A Cooking Demo!
Location: International Ballroom III
3:00PM - 3:50PM

Session 3B with Post-Op Grads: Yelena Kibasova, Patti Trevino, Dennis Veneigh, Heidi Brown
Q&A Panel - Post-Op Life, Lifestyle Changes, & Pitfalls to Avoid
Location: International Ballroom IV
3:00PM - 3:50PM

Session 4A with Shane O'Connor
The Sky’s the Limit - Terrace Rooftop Training
Location: Terrace Rooftop
4:00PM - 4:50PM

Session 4B with Bariatric Surgeons: Dr. Cardenas, Dr. Castillo, Dr. Domanskis, & Dr. Katzen
Uncovering You, Plastic Surgery After WLS
Location: International Ballroom IV
4:00PM - 4:50PM
Meet & Greet Costume Party
There will be costume contests (with prizes), DJ, and dancing.
Costume Party Sponsored by A Lighter Me

Location: International Ballroom III & IV
7:00PM - 10:00PM