top of page

1st Annual New England Bariatric Conference

The 1st Annual New England Bariatric Conference is Friday, May 11th, 2018 in Portland, Maine. 

At this time registration is closed due to capacity. If you wish to join the waitlist please email Matt Center at

Conference Information 

Registration opens at 7:30am in the lobby.

The conference will begin at 8:30am sharp. 

Location: Clarion Hotel

1230 Congress St. 
Portland, Maine 04102

Coffee, water, and lunch will be provided.

Conference Presentations

Lindsey Waterhouse - Safe Patient Handling and Mobility

  • PowerPoint - Safe Patient Handling and Mobility

  • Excel - Acutely Obese Corrective Actions Plan

  • Excel - Acutely Obese SPHM fishbone-cause-effect diagram

  • Word - Bariatric Admission Checklist

  • Excel - Bariatric SPHM Risk Calculator 

  • PowerPoint - ISPHO Project Data Collection Form LES

  • PDF - Joint Commission - Culture of Safety

  • Word - Maine Presentation Technical References 

  • Word - Preparing for Bariatric Admission

  • Word - Med Spec SPHM

  • PDF - Safe Patient Lift Policy Revisions

  • PDF - Sample - SPHM Mobility Check

  • PowerPoint - UVM MC Outpatient Questionnaire  

Bariatric Lift Room Video

  • PDF - Prism Design - Maine Health

  • PDF - Amanda Curtis, Presenter Bio

  • PowerPoint - Background Bariatric Mobility Slide

Beth Burke and Kait Murphy

  • PowerPoint - Lessons Learned

Background Slides

  • PowerPoint - Background Slide for Conference

Erica Thibault - Wound Care Concerns

  • PowerPoint - Maine Bariatric Skin Care Presentation

  • PDF - Erica Thibault Bio

bottom of page