Research Unplugged: A Weighty Issue, Understanding Surgical Solutions to Obesity
Ann Rogers, Penn State Hershey Medical Center
Obesity can contribute to serious health problems and is considered a national epidemic. Permanent weight loss is difficult to achieve. When is weight loss surgery an appropriate option? What types of surgery are there? Join us for a thought-provoking discussion with Ann Rogers, M.D., Director of Penn State's Surgical Weight Loss Program, who will answer our questions and describe the impact of bariatric surgery.
Research Unplugged, Penn State's cafe lecture series. Stimulating conversation and free refreshments!