The Columbia University Center for Metabolic and Weight Loss Surgery at Lawrence Hospital also invites you to attend its Bariatric (Weight Loss) Surgery Support Group meeting. Attendees will discover what to expect after surgery; how to incorporate new and important diet restrictions; identify strategies for adjusting to a slimmer you; and learn from others who’ve been on the same journey. The Bariatric (Weight Loss) Surgery Support Group meetings are free and open to the public. They take place on the first Wednesday of each month. To learn more go to the Educational Programs section of our website or call 914-787-4000 to sign up.