Diabetes Diagnosis and Management

Program: Pre-Conference Events
Clinical Session
Wednesday, March 4, 2015: 9:00 AM-4:40 PM
**This session is eligible for CME credit**

Registration is required for this session:

Diabetes Diagnosis & Management

Wednesday, March 4, 2015
9:00 AM–4:40 PM
8:00 AM–9:00 AM Registration and Breakfast

San Diego Convention Center
Room 29

The Endocrine Society’s Diabetes Diagnosis & Management workshop focuses on current issues in clinical diabetes management. The interactive program is led by expert faculty and provides state-of-the-art updates on cardiometabolic co-morbidities and new treatment options. Participants will also have the opportunity to engage in case discussions, hear from renowned diabetes clinicians and researchers, and join Meet-the-Professor sessions.


8:00–9:00 AM Registration and Breakfast

9:00–9:10 AM Welcome and Introduction


9:10–9:50 AM Automating Glycemic Regulation with a Bionic Pancreas; Steven Russell, MD, PhD

9:50–10:00 AM Q&A

Symposium: Type 1 Diabetes

10:00–10:30 AM Is it Type 1 or Type 2: When and How to Screen?; Ashok Balasubramanyan, MD

10:30–11:00 AM CAD in Type 1 DM: Epidemiology and Prevention; Matthew Budoff, MD

11:00–11:30 AM Glycemic Variability: Does it Matter? How to Assess it? Strategies for Management; Irl Hirsch, MD

11:30–11:45 AM Q&A and Panel Discussion

11:45 AM–12:45 PM LUNCH

Meet-the-Professor Sessions
Each session (45 minutes) is repeated after a 5-minute break

12:45–1:30 PM Breakouts Round 1

Approaches to Reducing Hypoglycemia and Hypoglycemia Unawareness 
Elizabeth Seaquist, MD

Diabetic Kidney Disease: Prevention and Management of Patient with DKD 
Ian De Boer, MD

Diabetic Neuropathy
Peter Dyck, MD

Diagnosis and Management of Type 2 Diabetes in Children
Kristen Nadeau, MD

In-Hospital Glycemic Control
Guillermo Umpierrez, MD

Overlapping Treatment of Depression and Diabetes
Jill Weissberg-Benchell, PhD

1:40–2:25 PM Breakouts Round 2

2:25–2:45 PM BREAK

Symposium: Improving Diabetes Care and Delivery

2:45–3:15 PM Incretins and Insulin in T1 and T2; George Dailey III, MD

3:15–3:45 PM Novel Therapy Highlight; Anne Peters, MD

3:45–4:15 PM CGM for the Masses; Timothy Bailey, MD, FACE, CPI

4:15–4:30 PM Q&A and Panel Discussion

4:30–4:40 PM Conclusion

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