Endocrine Grand Rounds

Surgical Treatment of Hypoglycemia Unawareness



Date
April 11, 2014
Time
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Speaker(s)
Martin N. Wijkstrom, MD
Assistant Professor of Surgery, Director of Islet Cell Transplantation, Thomas E. Starzl Transplantation Institute, University of Pittsburgh
Location
1195 BST Conference Room
Category
School of Medicine- Medicine- Endocrinology & Metabolism
Contact
Kelli Lange
Conference Coordinator


412-648-8630
kal134@pitt.edu
Description

1. Understanding the current status of surgical correction of hypoglycemia.

2. Awareness of comparisons in outcomes with best insulin therapy.

3. Understanding of identifying patients that benefit from surgical treatment of hypoglycemia.