Identifying and implementing optimal treatment strategies for patients living with diabetes and heart failure is critical to improving outcomes for this population. Shannon Dunlay, MD, MS discusses managing patients with diabetes who are at risk for heart failure or those that have heart failure. This podcast is based on the new scientific statement from the American Heart Association and the Heart Failure Society of America.*
Episode 6 – Diabetes and Heart Failure
Shannon Dunlay, MD, MS is a is an Advanced Heart Failure Cardiologist and Associate Professor of Medicine and Health Services Research at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. Her research focuses on examining factors that impact health care utilization and outcomes in patients with heart failure. Clinically, she cares for patients with advanced heart failure, including those that require mechanical circulatory support and cardiac transplantation. She has been an active member of the American Heart Association where she serves on several committees and is an Associate Editor at Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes.