Section of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Annual Diabetes Symposium


16th Annual Diabetes Symposium


Saturday, March 26, 2022
Webcast Live
7 a.m. - 5 p.m. CDT

The 16th Annual Diabetes Symposium will be held virtually by Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center. The Diabetes Symposium is a one-day course designed to provide endocrinologists, primary care physicians, cardiologists, and associated professionals with updated information on novel and optimal therapies for the treatment of diabetes, including evidence-based intervention strategies, weight reduction strategies, new diabetes technologies and insulin formulations, and more.

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Symposium Agenda - March 26, 2022
Time Topic Speaker
7:45 am Welcome / Opening Remarks Mandeep Bajaj, M.D., FRCP
8:00 a.m. GLP-1 Receptor Agonists in Type 2 Diabetes Ralph DeFronzo, M.D.
9:00 a.m. SGLT-2 Inhibitors and Chronic Kidney Disease in Type 2 Diabetes Sankar Navaneethan, M.D.
10:00 a.m. Break Yochai Birnbaum, M.D., FAHA, FACC
10:10 a.m. Diabetes and Heart Failure  
11:10 a.m. Cardiovascular Risk Reduction in Type 2 Diabetes Vijay Nambi, M.D.
12:10 p.m. Lunch / Exhibitor Hall (Expo)  
1:00 p.m. Newer Insulins Tom Thomas, D.O.
2:00 p.m. Weight Management in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Osama Handy, M.D.
3:00 p.m. Break  
3:10 p.m. Managing Diabetes in Hospitalized Patients with Covid-19 Guillermo Umpierrez, M.D., CDE
4:10 p.m. Insulin Pumps and Continuous Glucose Monitoring Systems Celia Levesque, NP, MSN, CNS, CDE
5:10 p.m. Q&A / Evaluations Mandeep Bajaj, M.D., FRCP
5:30 p.m. Adjourn  



Symposium Credit (CME)