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Friday, September 30

Rise ‘n Shine Fitness Activity with Lyss Remaly
Beginners Bootcamp
Location: Madrid Room – 2nd Floor
7:00AM – 8:00AM
Registration
Location: Royal Ballroom Pre-Function
9:00AM – 3:00PM
Clothing Exchange
Location: Terrace Rooms C & D, Friday & Saturday
9:00AM – 5:00PM
Mix ‘n Mingle with Diana Vogel, MS, MFT Intern
Friday Opener
Location: Royal Ballroom
10:00AM – 11:30AM
Lunch
Take some time to explore and go have lunch with your friends before the sessions begin!
11:30AM – 12:55PM
Session 1A with Tina Rambarran
What I Gained By Losing 350 Pounds!
Location: Royal A
1:00PM – 1:50PM
Session 1B with Jessica Stockton
Support – Key to Your WLS Success
Location: Royal B
1:00PM – 1:50PM
Session 2A with Lyss Remaly
From Bariatrics to Bodybuilding, NOTHING is Impossible
Location: Royal A
2:00PM – 2:50PM
Session 2B with Lauren Sanchez
Revision is a Fork in the Road, Not a Dead End
Location: Royal B
2:00PM – 2:50PM
Session 3A with Shannon Burns
Tips & Tricks for Dressing Your Changing Body
Location: Royal A
3:00PM – 3:50PM
Session 3B with Lori Newlon, Kirk Hunt, Rain Hampton
Q&A Panel – Healthy Eating After Weight Loss Surgery
Location: Royal B
3:00PM – 3:50PM
Session 4A with Stephanie Wagner
Am I Really Hungry? Eating with Awareness.
Location: Royal A
4:00PM – 4:50PM
Session 4B with Dr. Cardenas, Dr. Domanskis, Dr. Katzen, Dr. Quiroz
Q&A Panel – Uncovering You, Plastic Surgery After WLS
Location: Royal B
4:00PM – 4:50PM
Meet & Greet

There will be constume contests (with prizes) and a roaming magician!
Costume Party Sponsored by A Lighter Me

Location: North Tower Pool & Patio

7:00PM – 10:00PM

Saturday, October 1

Rise ‘n Shine Morning Fitness Activity with Natalie Kennedy
Gentle Yoga
Location: Madrid Room – 2nd Floor
7:00AM – 8:00AM
Exhibit Hall Open
Location: Royal Ballroom Pre-Function
8:00AM – 5:00PM
Welcome Ceremony
Location: Royal Ballroom
9:00AM – 9:30AM
Keynote Fireside Chat with Dr. Younan Nowzaradan
Last Chance to Live 
Location: Royal Ballroom
9:30AM – 10:30AM
Fireside Chat with Amber Rachdi & Melissa Morris
Last Chance to Live, Life After My 600 Pound Life 
Location: Royal Ballroom
10:30AM – 11:30AM
Announcement & Photos
Location: Royal Ballroom
11:30AM – 12:00PM
Lunch
Sponsored by PatchMD
Take a break and have lunch with us!
12:00AM – 1:00PM
Session 1A with Dr. Jennifer Shapiro
Through Thick & Thin, Relationships After WLS
Location: Royal A
1:30PM – 2:20PM
Session 1B with Dr. Sameer Murali
Weight Regain: Mind and Body
Location: Royal B
1:30PM – 2:20PM
Session 2A with Jenny Arussi, MS, RD
Do I Really Need to Measure & Track Forever?
Location: Royal A
2:30PM – 3:20PM
Session 2B with Dr. Steven Reyes
Now You See Me, Now I Don’t!
Location: Royal B
2:30PM – 3:20PM
Session 3A with Benjamin Shadle, MD, FACS
Fact or Fiction, Dispelling Bariatric Myths
Location: Royal A
3:30PM – 4:20PM
Session 3B – Group Discussion, Facilitated by Lauren Sanchez
Celebrating You, Share Your Non-Scale Victories
Location: Royal B
3:30PM – 4:20PM
Session 4A with Elena Kibasova
Let’s Dance – Zumba Fitness Class
Location: Royal A
4:30PM – 5:20PM
Session 4B with Dr. Murali, Dr. Bailey, Misti Gueron, Sue Arevalo
Q&A Panel – Planning Ahead – Plateaus, Maintenance, and Regain Strategies
Location: Royal B
4:30PM – 5:20PM
Celebrating You, After Party

Join us for a night of celebrating you….

  • Starting with a Red Carpet Entrance (7:30)
  • Fashion Show (8:30-9:30)
  • Hypnotwy’z Comedy Hypnosis Show (9:45-10:45)
  • Also giveaways, music and dancing!

Sponsored by Premier Protein, Location: Royal Ballroom

7:30PM – Midnight