Symposia / Video Session
Symposium 1
Mechanistic Insights into Obesity and Atherosclerosis

Chairperson: TBD
Friday 4 September | Room 1 (3F)

09:10-09:40

Vascular lipid metabolism in atherosclerosis William BOISVERT University of Hawaii, USA
09:40-10:10

Dysfunctional blood monocytes: novel therapeutic targets for the prevention of obesity and cardiovascular diseases Reto ASMIS Wake Forest School of Medicine, USA
10:10-10:40

Role of MAPK phosphatases in macrophage biology and atherosclerosis Hong Seok KIM Inha University, Korea


Symposium 2
Innovations in the Use of New Technologies for Obesity Research and Care

Chairperson: TBD
Friday 4 September | Room 2 (3F)

09:10-09:40

Overview of digital therapeutics in the management of metabolic syndrome Seong Ji KANG WELT corp., Korea
09:40-10:10

Global mobile healthcare experience on anti-obesity treatment Youngin KIM Noom Inc., Korea
10:10-10:40

Systems science and spatial technologies in obesity research Youfa WANG Xian Jiaotong University, China


Symposium 3
Metabolic Surgery in Class I Obesity: Balancing between Risks & Benefits

Chairperson: Seung Ho CHOI (Yonsei University, Korea)
Kyong Soo PARK (Seoul National University, Korea)

Friday 4 September | Room 3 (3F)

09:10-09:30

Bypass procedure is required to achieve better glycemic control Francesco RUBINO King셲 College London, UK
09:30-09:50

Sleeve gastrectomy is enough: The simpler, the better Sungsoo PARK Korea University College of Medicine, Korea
09:50-10:10

Distinctive aspects of metabolic surgery in Asian diabetic patients with class I obesity Wei-Jei LEE Min-Sheng General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
10:10-10:30

Current status of pure metabolic surgery in Korea: In diabetic patients with BMI less than 30 Hyuk-Joon LEE Seoul National University College of Medicine, Korea
10:30-10:40

Discussion


Symposium 4
Pregnancy Management and Outcome after Bariatric Surgery

Chairperson: TBD
Friday 4 September | Room 4 (5F)

09:10-09:40

Maternal and perinatal outcomes after bariatric surgery Eyal SHEINER Soroka University, Israel
09:40-10:10

Pregnancy following bariatric surgery: Medical concerns and management Akheel A. SYED Salford Royal혻NHS Foundation Trust and University Teaching Hospital, UK
10:10-10:40

Bariatric surgery in Korean women of child bearing age Yong Jin KIM H+ Yangji Hospital, Korea


Symposium 5 (Alvogen)
No More 쏻eighting

Chairperson: TBD
Friday 4 September | Room 4 (5F)

09:10-09:40

Overview of combination phentermine plus topiramate extended release Yang-Hyun KIM Korea University, Korea
09:40-10:10

Sharing US patient셲 profiles Santosh T. VARGHESEVIVUS Inc., USA
10:10-10:40

Case study of combination phentermine plus topiramate extended release Jee-Hyun KANGDept. of family medicine, Konyang university hospital, Korea


Symposium 6 (K)
Treatment of Obesity in Adolescents

Chairperson: TBD
Friday 4 September | Room 6 (5F)

09:10-09:40

Distribution of tri-ponderal mass index (TMI) and its relation혻to other anthropometric measurements and cardiometabolic risk factors Young Suk SHIM Department of Pediatrics, Hallym University Dongtan Sacred Heart Hospital, Korea
09:40-10:10

Hypertension in obesity Sung Hye KIM CHA university, CHA Bundang medical center, Korea
10:10-10:40

Preparation before bariatric surgery in adolescents and young adults You Na KIM Department of surgery (Division of gastrointestinal surgery) Ewha womans university mokdong hospital, Korea


Symposium 7
Neural Control of Eating

Chairperson: TBD
Friday 4 September | Room 1 (3F)

14:50-15:20

Neural mechanisms underlying hunger Zachary KNIGHT UCSF, USA
15:20-15:50

Food seeking behavior - translating approach; linking mouse - monkey - obesity patients Hyung Jin CHOI Seoul National University, Korea
15:50-16:20

Predatory hunting: How does the sensation trigger the appetitive motivation for prey? Peng CAO NIBS, China


Symposium 8
Perceptions, Attitudes, Behaviors and Barriers to Effective Obesity Care

Chairperson: TBD
Friday 4 September | Room 2 (3F)

14:50-15:20

Joint International consensus statement on obesity stigma; implications for access to care Francesco RUBINO King셲 College London, UK
15:20-15:50

What we think and what we actually do about obesity (internationally) Kyra SIMUniversity of Sydney, Australia
15:50-16:20

Misalignment between perception, reality and actions in obesity among Koreans Jae-Heon KANG Sungkyunkwan University, Korea


Symposium 9
Long-Term Management Strategies for Bariatric Patients

Chairperson: Youn-baik CHOI (Emeritus Professor, University of Ulsan, Korea)
Sang Kuon LEE (The Catholic University of Korea, Korea)

Friday 4 September | Room 3 (3F)

14:50-15:10

The science behind the weight loss after bariatric surgery: Can we predict the poor responders? Carel le ROUXUniversity College Dublin, Ireland
15:10-15:30

Revisional surgery for wieght loss faiure: Is it a reasonable option? Kyung Won SEOKosin University, Korea
15:30-15:50

Adjuvant weight loss medications after bariatric surgery: How much can we expect? Kyoung-Kon Kim Gachon University, Korea
15:50-16:10

Psychiatric considerations before and after bariatric surgery Jaeuk Hwang Soonchunhyang University, Korea
16:10-16:20

Discussion


Symposium 10
Obesity Prevention Strategy; Focusing on Early Childhood Growth & Nutrition

Chairperson: TBD
Friday 4 September | Room 4 (5F)

14:50-15:20

Nutrition in early life: Effects on growth and obesity Hosun LEE Yonsei University Health System, Korea
15:20-15:50

Can controlling maternal gestational weight gain impact offspring body composition in early life? Dympna GALLAGHER Columbia University, USA
15:50-16:20

Early detection of childhood obesity from summer weight gain and BMI rebound Noriko KATO Jumonji University, Japan


Symposium 11 (K)
Risk Prediction in Metabolic Diseases

Chairperson: TBD
Friday 4 September | Room 5 (5F)

14:50-15:20

Risk models for chronic diseases translational research or building better mousetraps? Heejung BANG UC Davis, USA
15:20-15:50

Cardiovascular risk models in Korean T2DM patients Mee Kyoung KIM The Catholic University of Korea, Korea
15:50-16:20

Disease prediction model using AI Kwang Joon KIM Yonsei University, Korea


Symposium 12 (K)
The Effect of Obesity on Health Outcome in People Aged 40 Years vs. 66 Years

Chairperson: TBD
Friday 4 September | Room 6 (5F)

14:50-15:20

The effect of obesity on cardiovascular diseases and mortality in 40 years and 66 years Ga Eun NAM Korea University, Korea
15:20-15:50

The effect of obesity on 癤풼iabetes risk in 40 years vs. 66 years Eun-Jung RHEE Sungkyunkwan University, Korea
15:50-16:20

The effect of obesity on lung cancer in 40 years vs. 66 years Eun Sook KIM The Catholic University of Korea, Korea


Symposium 13
Adipose Tissue Inflammation in Obesity and Insulin Resistance

Chairperson: TBD
Friday 4 September | Room 1 (3F)

16:30-17:00

Adipose tissue cross talk:혻What is fat saying and are clinicians listening? Donna H. RYAN Pennington Biomedical Research Center, USA
17:00-17:30

Adipose tissue macrophages in mice and human Carey LUMENG University of Michigan, USA
17:30-18:00

The role of obesity-induced inflammation in the development of insulin resistance Jongsoon LEESoon Chun Hyang University, Korea


Symposium 14
Chronobesity: Circadian Rhythm and Obesity

Chairperson: TBD
Friday 4 September | Room 2 (3F)

16:30-17:00

Crosstalk between metabolism and circadian clocks Gad ASHER Weizmann Institue, Israel
17:00-17:30

Metabolic disturbances associated with sleep disorder Nan Hee KIM Korea University, Korea
17:30-18:00

TBD TBDTBD


Symposium 15
Bariatric Surgery in Adolescents

Chairperson: Do Joong PARK (Seoul National Unversity, Korea)
Young-Jun RHIE (Korea University, Korea)

Friday 4 September | Room 3 (3F)

16:30-16:50

Overview of the updated guidelines Jong Won KIM Chung-Ang University, Korea
16:50-17:10

Medical management of obesity in adolescents YooJin CHUNGMyongji Hospital, Korea
17:10-17:30

TBD TBDTBD
17:30-17:50

Adolescent bariatric surgery: When for whom with which options? Soo Min AHN Hallym University, Korea
17:50-18:10

Discussion


Symposium 16
Obesity Regulation Through Autonomic Nervous System

Chairperson: TBD
Saturday 5 September | Room 1 (3F)

09:10-09:40

Mechanistic Insights into the autonomic dysregulation associated with obesity Kamal RAHMOUNI University of Iowa, USA
09:40-10:10

Hypothalamic neuronal circuits regulating hunger-induced taste modification Ken-ichiro NAKAJIMA National혻Institute혻for혻Physiological혻Sciences, Japan
10:10-10:40

Primary cilia and obesity; involvement of sympathetic nervous system Ki Woo KIM Yonsei University, Korea


Symposium 17
Anti-Obesity Drug Discovery and Development

Chairperson: TBD
Saturday 5 September | Room 2 (3F)

09:10-09:40

Obesity drug discovery at the cutting edge Donna H. RYAN Pennington Biomedical Research Center, USA
09:40-10:10

TBD TBDTBD
10:10-10:40

TBD TBDTBD


Symposium 18
Rare, but Life-Threatening Long-Term Complications

Chairperson: Yoonseok HEO (Inha University, Korea)
Yong Jin KIM (H+ Yangji Hospital, Korea)
Saturday 5 September | Room 3 (3F)

09:10-09:30

Hyperinsulinemic hypoglycemia Ali AMINIAN Cleveland Clinic, USA
09:30-09:50

Euglycemic DKA Jae-Han JEON Department of Endocrinology, Kyungpook National University, Korea
09:50-10:10

Risk of esophageal cancer following sleeve gastrectomy Hidenori HARUTA Yotsuya Medical Cube, Japan
10:10-10:30

Psychological problems including intolerance and frustration Kyuhee HAN H+ Yangji Hospital, Korea
10:30-10:40

Discussion


Symposium 19
Dietary Intake Assessment Using New Technology

Chairperson: TBD
Saturday 5 September | Room 4 (5F)

09:10-09:40

New technology-based tools for dietary intake assessment Carol J. BOUSHEY University of Hawaii Cancer Center, USA
09:40-10:10

Experience of development of a smartphone diet-tracking app and related intervention studies Jung Eun LEE Seoul National University, Korea
10:10-10:40

Nutrition care program with AI & human SongBaik JIN Doinglab, Inc, Korea


Symposium 20 (Novo Nordisk)
Novel Trends in Obesity Treatment

Chairperson: TBD
Saturday 5 September | Room 5 (5F)

09:10-09:40

Let셲 talk about weight: Shared decision making for weight loss and maintenance Ju Young KIM Department of Family Medicine, Seoul National University, Korea
09:40-10:10

Past, present and future of GLP-1 RA in obesity Peter KurtzhalsR&D researcher from Novo Nordisk, Denmark
10:10-10:40

Why should GLP-1RA Liraglutide 3.0mg be considered? Carel le ROUX University College Dublin, Ireland


Symposium 21
Clinical Practice Guidelines for the Management of Obesity in Asia

Chairperson: TBD
Saturday 5 September | Room 6 (5F)

09:10-09:40

Bridging the gap: Current guidelines for obesity management in Korea Jang-Won SON The Catholic University of Korea, Korea
09:40-10:10

Clinical guideline of obesity in Japan Wataru OGAWA Kobe University, Japan
10:10-10:40

TBD TBDTBD


Video Session
Management of Unexpected Surgical Complications & Revisional Surgery

Chairperson: Sang-Moon HAN (젣씪蹂묒썝, Korea)
理쒖꽦씪 (Kyunghee University, Korea)

Saturday 5 September | Room 3 (3F)

13:40-13:50

TBD 源긽쁽TBD
13:50-14:00

Proximal gastrectomy for leakage after혻sleeve gastrectomy Young Suk PARKTBD
14:00-14:10

Band removal and conversion surgeryYeon-Ju HUHTBD
14:10-14:20

The endoscopic injection of histoacryl-lipodol for treating leakage after sleeve gastrectomySang-Yong SONTBD
14:20-14:40

Discussion


Symposium 22
Precision Medicine in Obesity

Chairperson: TBD
Saturday 5 September | Room 1 (3F)

14:50-15:20

Precision nutrition and macronutrients in obesity treatment Iris SHAIBen Gurion University, Israel
15:20-15:50

TBD TBDTBD
15:50-16:20

The role of gut microbiome in obesity and glucose intolerance Hiroshi OHNOLaboratory for Intestinal Ecosystem, RIKEN Center for Integrative Medical Sciences, Japan


Symposium 23
New Perspectives on the Link between Obesity and Cancer

Chairperson: TBD
Saturday 5 September | Room 2 (3F)

14:50-15:20

Obesity paradox in cancer Yikyung PARK Department of Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, USA
15:20-15:50

Role of obesity on breast cancer growth and progression Sebastiano AND횘 University of Calabria, Italy
15:50-16:20

Cardiovascular risk and its management in cancer survivors Dong Wook SHIN Department of Family Medicine & Supportive Care Center, Sunkyunkwan University, Korea


Symposium 24
Legitimacy for Oncometabolic Surgery

Chairperson: Jong Han KIM (Korea University, Korea)
쑀臾몄썝 (University of Ulsan, Korea)

Saturday 5 September | Room 3 (3F)

14:50-15:10

Diabetes after conventional gastrectomy for cancer: A new perspective on old surgical methods Yeongkeun KWON Korea University, Korea
15:10-15:30

The multi-disciplinary management in oncometabolic surgery: Experience of a single institution in China Quan WANG Guangdong Provincial Hospital of Chinese Medicine, China
15:30-15:50

Study update: 쁊LASS09 Ji Yeon PARK Kyungpook National University Chilgok Hospital, Korea
15:50-16:10

Surgical video: 쏷he oncometabolic surgery Junjiang WANG Guangdong Provincial People셲 Hospital, China
16:10-16:20

Discussion


Symposium 25
New Technology Based Approach in Treatment of Binge Eating and Obesity

Chairperson: TBD
Saturday 5 September | Room 4 (5F)

14:50-15:20

Usefulness of new technological approaches in obesity and related eating disorders Fernando FERNANDEZ-ARANDA University Hospital of Bellvitge-IDIBELL and CIBEROBN, Spain
15:20-15:50

Food addiction in obesity and related disorders and therapy implications Susana JIM횋NEZ-MURCIA University Hospital of Bellvitge-IDIBELL and CIBEROBN, Spain
15:50-16:20

Mobile self-help interventions as augmentation therapy for eating-related disorders Youl-Ri KIM Inje University Seoul Paik Hospital, Korea


Symposium 26
Exercise-Mediated Health Improvements in Muscle and Vascular Function

Chairperson: TBD
Saturday 5 September | Room 5 (5F)

14:50-15:20

Obesity: Etiology, exercise, and the endothelium Joon Young PARK Temple University, USA
15:20-15:50

Exercise, myonuclei, and mitochondrial adaptation Hojun LEE Department of Human Movement Science, Seoul Women's University, Korea
15:50-16:20

Sarcopenia, menopause, and physical activity in women Young-Min PARK Incheon University, Korea