This is the 2020 schedule. The 2021 agenda is coming soon.

Thurs. Nov. 12

8:00 AM 8:10 AM Introduction and Welcome: A Collective Call to Action
8:10 AM 8:43 AM State-of-the-Art Nutritional Approaches to Weight Management: One Size Does Not Fit All*
Jody Dushay, MD, MMSc
8:43 AM 9:18 AM Exercise: Quick and Effective In-Office Risk Assessment and Personalized “Prescription” Strategies*
Edward M. Phillips, MD
9:18 AM 9:30 AM Question and Answer Session
9:30 AM 9:40 AM Break
9:40 AM 10:23 AM Impacting Diabetes Outcomes with New Techniques for Motivation Interviewing: Here’s How*†
Frank J. Domino, MD
10:23 AM 10:30 AM Question and Answer Session
10:30 AM 10:45 AM Break & Rejuvenation Exercises
10:45 AM 11:30 AM Pharmacologic Management of Obesity: When. What. How.*†
Osama Hamdy, MD, PhD, FACE
11:30 AM 11:45 AM Surgical Treatment of Obesity: Techniques, Outcomes, and a Patient’s Perspective*
Daniel B. Jones, MD, MS, FACS
11:45 AM 12:00 PM Question and Answer Session
12:00 PM 12:45 PM Lunch Break
12:45 PM 1:27 PM Optimal Management of Hypertension in People with Diabetes
Melanie P. Hoenig, MD
1:27 PM 2:12 PM Optimal Management of Dyslipidemia in People with Diabetes
Om P. Ganda, MBBS, MD
2:12 PM 2:25 PM Question and Answer Session
2:25 PM 2:45 PM Break & Rejuvenation Exercises
2:45 PM 3:23 PM Diabetes and Heart Failure: Update on Management†
Arthur Reshad Garan, MD
3:23 PM 3:57 PM Common Cardiovascular Tests and Their Optimal Interpretation
Michael C. Gavin, MD, MPH, FACC
3:57 PM 4:05 PM Break
4:05 PM 4:50 PM Management of Acute Coronary Syndromes and Chronic Cardiovascular Disease in Patients with Diabetes†
Duane S. Pinto, MD, MPH
4:50 PM 5:15 PM Panel Discussion: Cardiovascular Care in People with Diabetes
Duane S. Pinto, MD, MPH
Arthur Reshad Garan, MD
Michael C. Gavin, MD, MPH, FACC

Fri. Nov. 13

7:30 AM 8:20 AM Beyond Metformin: Navigating and Applying the New Guidelines and Reducing Cardiovascular Risk*†
Martin J. Abrahamson, MD, FACP
8:20 AM 8:25 AM Question and Answer Session
8:25 AM 8:30 AM Break
8:30 AM 9:20 AM Newer Insulins and How to Use Them: A Comprehensive Primer
Richard S. Beaser, MD
9:20 AM 9:25 AM Question and Answer Session
9:25 AM 9:45 AM Break & Rejuvenation Exercises
9:45 AM 10:55 AM Challenges in Optimizing Glycemic Control: An Interactive Session
Erin Kelly, MEd, RN, BSN, CDCES; Martin J. Abrahamson, MD, FACP; Richard S. Beaser, MD; Alissa R. Segal, PharmD, CDCES, CDTC; and Gillian Arathuzik, RD, LDN, CDCES
10:55 AM 11:25 AM Panel Discussion: Medical Management of Diabetes
11:25 AM 11:35 AM Break
11:35 AM 12:20 PM Keynote: Microbiome (the Second Human Genome): What Shapes It and How It Shapes Us
Sanjiv Chopra, MD, MACP
12:20 PM 12:25 PM Question and Answer Session
12:25 PM 1:05 PM Lunch Break
1:05 PM 1:47 PM The Challenges of Inpatient Diabetes Management and Transition to Outpatient Care*
Lyle D. Mitzner, MD
1:47 PM 2:26 PM Managing Diabetes in the Elderly – Individualizing Care*†
Medha N. Munshi, MD
2:26 PM 2:36 PM Question and Answer Session
2:36 PM 2:55 PM Break & Rejuvenation Exercises
2:55 PM 3:44 PM Care for Pregnant Women and Women Planning to Become Pregnant: Screening, Risk Mitigation, Treatment, Patient Education*†
Florence M. Brown, MD
3:44 PM 3:50 PM Question and Answer Session
3:50 PM 4:40 PM Non-Alcoholic Steatohepatitis: Assessing Severity and Optimizing Management
Sanjiv Chopra, MD, MACP
4:40 PM 5:20 PM New Insights into the Pathogenesis of Type 1 Diabetes
Jason L. Gaglia, MD, MMSc
5:20 PM 5:30 PM Question and Answer Session

Sat. Nov. 14

7:30 AM 8:02 AM How to (Recognize and) Factor the Emotional and Psychological Needs of Patients with Diabetes into Your Clinical Care*
Aaron M. Price, LICSW
8:02 AM 8:07 AM Question and Answer Session
8:07 AM 8:12 AM Break
8:12 AM 8:41 AM Treating Retinopathy: Optimizing the Impact of Recent Advances
Deborah K. Schlossman, MD
8:41 AM 9:31 AM Treatment of Renal Disease: Guidance to Blunt the Impact, Slow the Progression
Robert C. Stanton, MD
9:31 AM 9:42 AM Question and Answer Session
9:42 AM 9:52 AM Break
9:52 AM 10:22 AM Managing Erectile Dysfunction in Diabetes
Michael S. Irwig, MD, FACE
10:22 AM 11:02 AM Evaluating and Treating Neuropathies of Diabetes: 2020 Updates
Patricia E. Greenstein, MD
11:02 AM 11:15 AM Question and Answer Session
11:15 AM 11:30 AM Break & Rejuvenation Exercises
11:30 AM 12:08 PM The Foot: Preventing Damage and Treatment Options*
John M. Giurini, DPM
12:08 PM 12:40 PM Peripheral Vascular Disease: Recent Advances in Diagnosis and Management
David R. Campbell, MD, FRCS, FACS
12:40 PM 12:50 PM Question and Answer Session
12:50 PM 1:05 PM Indispensable Tips for Incorporating Updates into Clinical Practice
Martin J. Abrahamson, MD, FACP
Richard S. Beaser, MD
1:05 PM 1:10 PM Closing Remarks

Note: Program changes/substitutions may be made without notice. This agenda was updated on 11/4/2020.

*Qualifies for Risk Management Credit
†Qualifies for Pharmacology Credit
✻Optional Wellness Activity