Obesity: A Serious Disease that Deserves Serious Treatment
Every year, the Monash Central Clinical School at the Alfred Hospital hosts a public lecture. This year's lecture will be presented by Professor Wendy Brown, chair of the Monash University Department of Surgery. Professor Brown will be presenting a lecture titled "Obesity: a serious disease that deserves serious treatment". In this lecture, Professor Brown will be discussing the increasing prevalence of obesity, bariatric surgery and the many health benefits of surgery for the treatment of obesity.
Details of the events are as follows: Date: Thursday 18th October Time: 6:30pm (drinks and canapes), 7:00pm (start). Lecture will be followed by a Q&A session Venue: AMREP lecture theatre Cost: Free RSVP: https://ccs-public-lecture-obesity.eventbrite.com.au More details: https://www.monash.edu/medicine/ccs/headlines/events-calendar/2018-CCS-public-lecture