Endocrinology, Metabolism and Clinical Nutrition

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 Thank you for Attending
The Fifth Annual Diabetes Symposium of Wisconsin


CME Certificates were mailed on June 12th
and should be received within the next couple of weeks.


View Program Agenda  

Speakers & Presentations:  

E. Dale Abel, MD, PhD                                                           
Cardiovascular Consequences of Insulin Resistance
Professor of Medicine and Biochemistry and Human Genetics
Chief-Division of Endocrinology Metabolism and Diabetes
Investigator: Program in Molecular Medicine
  University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT

Matthew Corcoran, MD, CDE                                                 
Exercise Management in Type 1 Diabetes
ACSM Exercise Specialist, Diabetes Training Camp, LLC Founder, CEO/President
  Joslin Diabetes Center Affiliate, AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center, Egg Harbor Township, NJ

Michael S. Freemark, MD                                                     
Pathogenesis of Type 2 Diabetes: A Developmental Perspective
Robert C. and Veronica Atkins Professor of Pediatrics
Chief, Division of Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes
 Lenox Baker Children's Hospital, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC

Om P. Ganda, MD                                                                  
Consensus and Controversy in Diabetes and Dyslipidemia
Specialist in Internal Medicine, Endocrinology, Metabolism, and Clinical Nutrition
Senior Physician in the Section on Adult Diabetes at Joslin
Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School
  Joslin Diabetes Center and Joslin Clinic, Boston, MA

Jay D. Horton, MD                                                                 
Fatty Liver and Diabetes
Dr. Robert C. and Veronica Atkins Chair in Obesity and Diabetes
Professor of Internal Medicine and Molecular Genetics Division of Digestive and Liver Diseases
  UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX

Steven Magill, MD, PhD                                                         
Incretin Treatment of Diabetes: The Latest Evidence
Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine
  Community Memorial Medical Commons, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI

Dan Mihailescu, MD                                                               
Clinical Approach to Medical Management of Type 2 Diabetes
Assistant Professor of Medicine; Director, Diabetes Education Program
  University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL

Antoinette Moran, MD                                                           
Update on CFRD
Professor and Division Chief, Pediatric Endocrinology
  University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Maria E. Ryan, DDS, PhD                                                       
Oral Health and Diabetes: A Two-Way Street
Professor of Oral Biology and Pathology, Associate Dean for Strategic Planning and External Affairs
Director, Clinical Research, Medical Staff University Hospital Practice Limited to Periodontics
  Stony Brook University School of Dental Medicine, Stony Brook, NY

David Sacks, MB, ChB, FRCPath                                            
Hemoglobin A1c: Where Are We Now?
Senior Investigator and Chief of Clinical Chemistry
  National Industry of Health, Bethesda, MD

Desmond A. Schatz, MD                                                                                   
Immunomodulatory Therapies for Type 1 Diabetes
Professor and Associate Chairman of Pediatrics, Medical Director, Diabetes Center
  University of Florida, College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL

JoAnn Sperl-Hillen, MD                                                         
Strategies that Work to Change Patient and Provider Behavior in Diabetes Management
Senior Investigator, Medical Director, HealthPartners Diabetes Education Program
Medical Director, HealthPartners Riverside Clinic Research Department
  HealthPartners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, MN

Jill Weissberg-Benchell, PhD, CDE                                       
Growing Up and Moving On: Transitioning from Pediatric to Adult Care
Associate Professor of Psychiatry
  Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Children’s Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL

Douglas W. Zochodne, MD, FRCPC                                        
Diabetic Neuropathy: Ideas on Pathogenesis
Professor, Department of Clinical Neurosciences; Director, Neuromuscular Clinic (Adult) for the Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary; Director of Clinical Neurophysiology (Adult EMG) for Alberta Health Services; Scientist, Alberta Heritage Foundation for Medical Research
  University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Case Discussion Panelists

Shailendra Patel, MD         
Ramin Alemzadeh, MD       
Amy Fisco, MD                   
Olena Hungerford, MD       
Sujani Poonuru, MD           
Tejal Shah, MD


Diabetes Symposium Planning Committee
Chair: Shailendra Patel, MD, PhD, Professor, Endocrinology, Medical College of Wisconsin
Staff Attending, Clement J. Zablocki VA Medical Center, Milwaukee Wisconsin
Committee Members:
Ramin Alemzadeh, MD, FAAP, Professor of Pediatrics, Chief, Division of Pediatric Endocrinology & Diabetes
Department of Pediatrics, University of Illinois at Chicago
Nancy Havas, MD, Assistant Professor, Family & Community Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin
Beth Wilke, Division of Endocrinology, Medical College of Wisconsin
Penny Kasprzak, Associate Director, American Diabetes Association

Contact Information
If you have any questions regarding the symposium, please contact Beth Wilke at 414-955-6722 or via email at bwilke@mcw.edu.



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