9th Annual Obesity Treatment & Prevention Conference

February 15 - 17, 2018

Westin Lake Las Vegas Resort & Spa



Jennifer Ligibel, MD

Assistant Professor, Medicine, Harvard Medical School

John Hernried, MD, FACP
Course Director

President & Medical Director – The Hernried Center

Christopher C. Case, MD

Jefferson City Medical Group

Mary Jo Rapini, M. ED, LPC

Speaker, Psychologist, and Author

Barham K. Abu Dayyeh, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Mayo Clinic

Jan Tilley, MS, RDN, LD

Registered Dietitian Nutritionist at JTA Wellness

Stephen J. Pont, MD

Medical Director, Texas Center for the Prevention and Treatment of Childhood Obesity

Christian Zamora, CSCS

Exercise physiologist - The Hernreid Center

I. Phillip Snider, DO

Medical Director, Bon Secours Weight Loss Institute

Ethan Lazarus, MD

FOMA Clinical Nutrition Center

John Magana Morton, MD, MPH, FACS, FASMBS

Chief Bariatric Surgeon, Standford University

Indu Subaiya, MD MBA

CEO, Health 2.0

Lee Kaplan, MD, PhD

Dir. Of the Obesity, Metabolism & Nutrition Institute

Faith Daluisio & Peter Menzel

Menzel - Founder of Peter Menzel Photography
d'Aluisio - Editor for the Material World

Scott Kanoski, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Human and Evolutionary Biology & Neurobiology University of Southern California

Ovidio Bermudez, M.D.

Medical Director, Child & Adolescent Services, Eating Recovery Center

Stephen Phinney, M.D., Ph.D.

Founder & Chief Medical Officer

Lisa Finley, R.D.N., L.D.

Motivational Interviewing for the Patient with Obesity Jefferson City Medical Group