Bariatric Rehabilitation Congress 2013

360˚ around the bariatric patient

On 7-8 November 2013 The Danish Obesity Board and XXL-Rehab hosted a 2 day boot camp congress at Lanes & Lounges in Kastrup, Copenhagen, Denmark. The subject was Bariatric Rehabilitation with a broad scientific and clinical practice focus – 360° around the bariatric patient.

BRC2013 was a follow up of the BRC congress held in 2011. BRC2013 also had an international appeal with speakers from both Denmark and abroad and was a combination of both oral tracks, workshops and an exhibition with the major players in the field of bariatric rehabilitation.

International keynote speakers with hands-on experience in the bariatric field were sharing their knowledge and international exhibitors from the rehabilitation industry, bariatric aids, and health industry presented their latest products/services. Focus in all areas was on how theory is performed in practice.

The attendees of this 2-day boot camp:
• Occupational therapists
• Nurses
• Transfer Supervisors
• Caregivers
• Wound nurses
• Newly qualified doctors
• Ergonomic consultants
• Physical therapists
• Dietitians

The attendees came from Denmark, Iceland, Greenland, USA, England, Ireland, Belgium, Germany and The Faeroe Islands.