Grand Rounds: Diabetes Care Beyond Glucose-Lowering

When

Mar. 15, 2022, 12pm to 1pm

Office/Remote Location

Virtual

Description

Kirk Kerkorian School of Medicine at UNLV Grand Rounds: Updates and Advances in Clinical and Investigative Medicine Series

Session Title: Diabetes Care Beyond Glucose-Lowering: A Shifting Paradigm
Speakers: Kenneth Izuora, MD, MBA, FACE, Professor of Endocrinology at KSOM and Director of the UNLV Health Diabetes Center

Educational Objectives:

  1. Describe the role of type 2 diabetes mellitus in causing cardiovascular disease and excess mortality.
  2. Analyze findings from recent cardiovascular outcomes trials involving antihyperglycemic agents.
  3. Evaluate the clinical implications of the findings from cardiovascular outcomes trials in the care of patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus.

Price

Free

Admission Information

Register/Join on WebEx

Contact Information

KSOM Family and Community Medicine
Elissa Palmer

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