Endocrine Grand Rounds

Moving Beyond Metformin and Insulin Injections: New Pharmacotherapeutic Options for Diabetes



Date
October 31, 2014
Time
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Speaker(s)
Hussain Mahmud, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology & Metabolism, 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. Briefly review the available GLP-1 receptor agonists and DPP-IV inhibitors.

2. Discuss the pharmacodynamics, efficacy and adverse effects of SGLT-2 inhibitors.

3. Discuss the pharmacodynamics, efficacy and adverse effects of Technosphere insulin.