Medicine Grand Rounds at UPMC Shadyside

Medicine Grand Rounds at UPMC Shadyside: “Endocrinology Year in Review”



Date
March 16, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Speaker(s)
Ronald Codario, MD
Clinical Instructor of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine; VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism
Location
West Wing Auditorium, UPMC Shadyside
Category
UPMC Shadyside, Department of Medicine
Contact
Justine Rubino
Director, Operations, CCEHS


412-647-8261
rubinoje@upmc.edu
Description

This presentation will review clinically-relevant, practice-changing updates in endocrinology in the past year. Topics will include the FDA's update to metformin use in chronic kidney disease and with IV dye, the FDA's approval of empagliflozin for cardiovascular risk reduction, the LEADER trial, the artificial pancreas, overdiagnosis of thyroid cancer, and the T Trials.