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Webinar Series

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Know Diabetes by Heart Professional Education Webinar Series focuses on the link between cardiovascular disease (CVD) and type 2 diabetes (T2D). The series will consist of relevant cutting-edge topics such as up-to-date standards of care, guidelines and their implications for T2D and CVD, and approaches to shared decision making — among other topics.

Peter A. McCullough, MD, MPH Webinar 11: How Chronic Kidney Disease in Type 2 Diabetes Contributes to Cardiovascular Disease
CKD in patients with T2D represents a major public health problem, resulting in significant cardiovascular and kidney adverse outcomes in the United States and worldwide.
Robert H. Eckel, MD Webinar 10: Renal Disease in Patients with Heart Failure and Diabetes: Treatment Guidelines and Updates in Get With The Guidelines®-Heart Failure
People living with type 2 diabetes and kidney disease are 3X more likely to die of a cardiovascular event compared to patients with type 2 diabetes alone.
Webinar 9: Best Practices for Integrating Diabetes Care and Managing Cardiovascular Disease Risk in a Health System
Join us to hear best practices for integrating diabetes care and managing CVD risk across the health care system from two Target: Type 2 Diabetes℠ Honor Roll award winning hospitals. Guest speakers…
Harold Bays MD Webinar 8: Management of Risk Factors in Patients with CVD and T2D
Numerous studies have shown the efficacy of controlling individual cardiovascular risk factors in preventing or slowing ASCVD in people with diabetes…
MaggiePowers Webinar 7: Overcoming Barriers to DSMES Referral and Treatment
Diabetes self-management education and support (DSMES) services addresses the comprehensive blend of clinical, educational, psychosocial, and behavioral aspects of care needed for daily self-management and…
Webinar 6: Maximizing Patient Outcomes: Navigating Common Barriers to Diabetes Treatment and Adherence
Addressing common barriers to adherence requires socioeconomic health system processes, community support, and focused communication and education strategies.
Webinar 5 – Complex Cases in the Management and Treatment of Patients with T2D and High CVD Risk
The management of patients with type 2 diabetes patients have evolved in last year, partly as a result of favorable EMPA-REG, CANVAS, and DECLARE TIMI-58 clinical trials.
Photo of Keith C. Ferdinand, MD, FACC, FAHA, FASH, FNLA Webinar 4 – Management of Type 2 Diabetes and Hypertension
Join Keith C. Ferdinand, MD, FACC, FAHA, FASH, FNLA, Professor of Clinical Medicine at the Tulane University Heart and Vascular Institute and Ian de Boer, MD, MS, Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Nephrology Adjunct Associate Professor, Epidemiology at the University of Washington as they review current guidelines, barriers in hypertension and diabetes management, and clinical solutions to reduce those barriers.
Photo of Neha J. Pagidipati, MD, MPH Webinar 3 – Managing Patients with Type 2 Diabetes: Approaches for Screening, Complication Management and Treatment
This discussion will be led by our expert panelists, Neha J. Pagidipati, MD, MPH Assistant Professor of Medicine in Cardiology at Duke Clinical Research Institute and Julienne K. Kirk, PharmD, CDE, BCPS, Professor, Department of Family and Community Medicine at Wake Forest School of Medicine. They will review standard and novel approaches to assess for and reduce complications in patients with type 2 diabetes.
Photo of Gretchen Youssef, MS, RD, CDE Webinar 2 – Supporting Your Patients in Managing their CV Risk through Lifestyle Management
Experts, Gretchen Youssef, MS, RD, CDE, Program Director, MedStar Diabetes Institute and Cindy Lamendola, MSN, NP Nurse Practitioner and Clinical Research Nurse Coordinator Stanford University School of Medicine will discuss innovative diabetes self-management education and support (DSMES), medical nutrition therapy (MNT), physical activity, smoking cessation counseling and patient-centered care to improve overall outcomes applicable to your patients.
Photo of Dr. Eduardo Sanchez, MD, MPH, MS Webinar 1 – Translating Guidelines into Practice
Join Dr. William Cefalu from the American Diabetes Association and Dr. Eduardo Sanchez from the American Heart Association as they discuss the latest guidelines on patient care and the practical things you need to know to incorporate them into your practice.