Thurs. Nov. 12

7:45 AM 8:00 AM Introduction and Welcome: A Collective Call to Action
8:00 AM 8:30 AM Exercise: Quick and Effective In-Office Risk Assessment and Personalized “Prescription” Strategies*
Edward M. Phillips, MD
8:30 AM 9:15 AM State-of-the-Art Nutritional Approaches to Weight Management: One Size Does Not Fit All*
Jody Dushay, MD, MMSc
9:15 AM 9:25 AM Question and Answer Session
9:25 AM 9:35 AM Break
9:35 AM 10:20 AM Impacting Diabetes Outcomes with New Techniques for Motivation Interviewing: Here’s How*†
Frank J. Domino, MD
10:20 AM 10:25 AM Question and Answer Session
10:25 AM 10:40 AM Break & Rejuvenation Exercises
10:40 AM 11:25 AM Pharmacologic Management of Obesity: When. What. How.*†
Osama Hamdy, MD, PhD, FACE
11:25 AM 11:55 AM Surgical Treatment of Obesity: Techniques, Outcomes, and a Patient’s Perspective*
Daniel B. Jones, MD, MS, FACS
11:55 AM 12:05 PM Question and Answer Session
12:05 PM 12:50 PM Lunch Break
12:50 PM 1:35 PM Optimal Management of Hypertension in People with Diabetes
Melanie P. Hoenig, MD
1:35 PM 2:20 PM Optimal Management of Dyslipidemia in People with Diabetes
Om P. Ganda, MBBS, MD
2:20 PM 2:30 PM Question and Answer Session
2:30 PM 2:45 PM Break & Rejuvenation Exercises
2:45 PM 3:30 PM Management of Acute Coronary Syndromes and Chronic Cardiovascular Disease in Patients with Diabetes
Duane S. Pinto, MD, MPH
3:30 PM 4:10 PM Diabetes and Heart Failure: Update on Management
Arthur Reshad Garan, MD
4:10 PM 4:20 PM Break
4:20 PM 4:50 PM Common Cardiovascular Tests and Their Optimal Interpretation
Michael C. Gavin, MD, MPH, FACC
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 8:25 AM Beyond Metformin: Navigating and Applying the New Guidelines and Reducing Cardiovascular Risk*†
Martin J. Abrahamson, MD, FACP
8:25 AM 8:30 AM Question and Answer Session
8:30 AM 8:35 AM Break
8:35 AM 9:30 AM Newer Insulins and How to Use Them: A Comprehensive Primer
Richard S. Beaser, MD
9:30 AM 9:35 AM Question and Answer Session
9:35 AM 9:50 AM Break & Rejuvenation Exercises
9:50 AM 11:05 AM Challenges in Optimizing Glycemic Control: An Interactive Session
Martin J. Abrahamson, MD, FACP; Richard S. Beaser, MD; Erin Kelly, MEd, RN, BSN, CDE; Alissa R. Segal, PharmD, CDE, CDTC, FCCP; and Gillian Arathuzik, RD, LDN, CDE
11:05 AM 11:35 AM Panel Discussion: Medical Management of Diabetes
11:35 AM 11:45 AM Break
11:45 AM 12:30 PM Keynote: Microbiome (the Second Human Genome): What Shapes It and How It Shapes Us
Sanjiv Chopra, MD, MACP
12:30 PM 12:35 PM Question and Answer Session
12:35 PM 1:20 PM Lunch Break
1:20 PM 2:00 PM The Challenges of Inpatient Diabetes Management and Transition to Outpatient Care*
Lyle D. Mitzner, MD
2:00 PM 2:40 PM Managing Diabetes in the Elderly – Individualizing Care*†
Medha N. Munshi, MD
2:40 PM 2:50 PM Question and Answer Session
2:50 PM 3:05 PM Break & Rejuvenation Exercises
3:05 PM 3:45 PM Care for Pregnant Women and Women Planning to Become Pregnant: Screening, Risk Mitigation, Treatment, Patient Education*†
Florence M. Brown, MD
3:45 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 5:25 PM New Insights into the Pathogenesis of Type 1 Diabetes
Jason L. Gaglia, MD, MMSc
5:25 PM 5:35 PM Question and Answer Session

Sat. Nov. 14

7:30 AM 8:00 AM How to (Recognize and) Factor the Emotional and Psychological Needs of Patients with Diabetes into Your Clinical Care*
Aaron M. Price, LICSW
8:00 AM 8:05 AM Question and Answer Session
8:05 AM 8:15 AM Break
8:15 AM 8:50 AM Treating Retinopathy: Optimizing the Impact of Recent Advances
Deborah K. Schlossman, MD
8:50 AM 9:35 AM Treatment of Renal Disease: Guidance to Blunt the Impact, Slow the Progression
Robert C. Stanton, MD
9:35 AM 9:45 AM Question and Answer Session
9:45 AM 10:25 AM Evaluating and Treating Neuropathies of Diabetes: 2020 Updates
Patricia E. Greenstein, MD
10:25 AM 11:00 AM Managing Erectile Dysfunction in Diabetes
Michael S. Irwig, MD, FACE
11:00 AM 11:10 AM Question and Answer Session
11:10 AM 11:25 AM Break & Rejuvenation Exercises
11:25 AM 11:55 AM The Foot: Preventing Damage and Treatment Options*
John M. Giurini, DPM
11:55 AM 12:25 PM Peripheral Vascular Disease: Recent Advances in Diagnosis and Management
David R. Campbell, MD, FRCS, FACS
12:25 PM 12:35 PM Question and Answer Session
12:35 PM 12:40 PM Break
12:40 PM 12:55 PM Indispensable Tips for Incorporating Updates into Clinical Practice

Note: Program changes/substitutions may be made without notice. This agenda was updated on 7/31/2020.

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