Endocrine Grand Rounds

OSA and Type II DM- Current evidence and future research



Date
January 10, 2014
Time
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Speaker(s)
Patrick Strollo, MD and Eileen Chasens, PhD, RN
Location
1195 BSTWR Conference Room
Category
University of Pittsburgh- School of Medicine- Medicine- Endocrinology & Metabolism
Contact
Kelli Lange
Conference Coordinator


412-648-8630
kal134@pitt.edu
Description

1. Epi data demonstrating an independent association of OSA and Type II DM and possible mechanisms.

2. Treatment options and the impact on glucose control.

3. Current guidelines.

4. Preliminary findings from the R21 as well as current R01- Hypothesis, Aims and Protocol.

5. Options for potential study participants and patients with suspected OSA.