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Obesity Week

Dr. Conason will be presenting her research on sexual functioning after bariatric surgery, as part of a panel titled “How I Do It—Handling Unique Clinical Situations.” Obesity week is held from November 2-7th, 2014 at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center.


Mindful Eating Talk at NYU

Dr. Conason will be speaking to a group of graduate nutrition students at NYU on the topic of Mindful Eating in October 2014.


American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery, NY Chapter

Dr. Conason was invited to speak to a group of bariatric surgeons and allied health professionals about the role of psychologists in the post-operative care of patients who undergo vertical sleeve gastrectomy as part of a panel titled “Dear Sleeve, It’s Not You…It’s Me”.


Real Talk Radio

Dr. Conason was interviewed on Real Talk Radio about disordered and mindful eating in October 2012.


Research Published in Archives of Surgery

Dr. Conason’s original research study was published in Archives of Surgery. Conason, Teixeira, Hsu, Puma, Knafo, Geliebter (2012). Substance Use Following Bariatric Weight Loss Surgery. Archives of Surgery, Online First in October 2012.


Radcliffe Summer Institute, Boston, MA

Dr. Conason was an invited participant in a grant funded “think tank” designed to generate research ideas to study substance use following bariatric surgery in July 2012.