Navigating the Holidays After Bariatric Surgery
- Strategies for managing gatherings with friends and family
- Low-sugar and high protein recipes to bring to events
- How to create a nutrition strategy for the holiday season
- How to prevent weight gain
Speaker: Cassie I. Story, RDN
Cassie I. Story is a registered dietitian nutritionist with 18 years of experience in treating metabolic and bariatric surgery and medical weight-loss patients. She spent the first decade of her career as the lead dietitian for Drs. Blackstone, Swain, and Reynoso in Scottsdale, Arizona.
For the past 10 years she has been working with industry partners to improve nutrition education within the field and maintains a private practice, counseling pre- and postsurgical patients.
She currently serves as Director of Nutrition for Bariatric Advantage and Peer Reviewer for Obesity Surgery and is active within the Obesity Action Coalition. She is a national speaker and published author and enjoys spending time hiking and creating new recipes in the kitchen!