“Management of Type 2 Diabetes in the Adolescent and Young Adult: Preventing Diabetes-Related Comorbidities and Bridging the Transition to Adulthood”

The Ohio Cardiovascular and Diabetes Health Collaborative (Cardi-OH) will host a webinar titled “Management of Type 2 Diabetes in the Adolescent and Young Adult: Preventing Diabetes-Related Comorbidities and Bridging the Transition to Adulthood” Wednesday, Dec. 1, from noon to 1 p.m.

This 1.00 CME credit webinar will review evidence-based guidelines to improve patient care, describe family-based assessments and approaches to enhance diabetes management, and identify transition of care models and technology to prevent treatment lapses and urgent medical care for adolescents and young adults with type 2 diabetes.

Speakers during this program will be:

  • Rose Gubitosi-Klug, professor and chief of pediatric endocrinology at Case Western Reserve University and University Hospitals Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital; and
  • Erika Lundgrin, assistant professor of adult and pediatric endocrinology at Case Western Reserve University andUniversity Hospitals.

Cardio-OH is a statewide program with investigators across Ohio’s medical schools based within the Center for Clinical Investigation under the Clinical and Translational Science Collaborative umbrella at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine.

Founded in 2017, the mission of Cardi-OH is to improve cardiovascular and diabetes health outcomes and eliminate disparities in Ohio’s Medicaid population.

Register to attend.