Course Directors

Edward S. Horton, MD

Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Boston, Massachusetts

Jane K. Kadohiro, DrPH, MS, APRN, CDE, FAADE

President and CEO
Diabetes Education and Support Consulting Services
Professor - Retired
University of Hawaii at Manoa School of Nursing & Dental Hygiene
Sparks, Nevada

Melinda D. Maryniuk, MEd, RD, CDE

Senior Consultant
Maryniuk & Associates
Boston, Massachusetts


Raquel F. Pereira, MS, RDN, CPPM, CSM

Dietitian and Senior Project Manager
Simple Concepts Consulting
Redmond, Washington

W. Timothy Garvey, MD

University of Alabama at Birmingham
Birmingham, Alabama

Mary-Elizabeth Patti, MD

Investigator and Adult Endocrinologist
Joslin Diabetes Center
Boston, Massachusetts

Accredited by

American Diabetes Association

Course Description

At the end of this activity, the attendees should be able to:

- Discuss the 2019 Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes Management for the prevention and management of obesity
- Indicate the appropriate obesity management options for various types of patients
- List the pros and cons for each management option

Activity Details

Credit Types:CME / CNE / CE / CPE
Credit Amount:1.25 Credits
Release Date:2019-Apr-15
Expiration Date:2019-Dec-31
Estimated Time for Completion:1 hour 15 minutes
Registration Required:Yes

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