Webinars for week ending 4 October

Goal-Directed Medical Therapies for Patients with Diabetic Kidney Disease

29th Sep 2020 at 20:00 – 21:00 MUT

Registration link.

Leading experts in the care of individuals with diabetic kidney disease (DKD) will describe what is the new standard of care for DKD, discuss the clinical indications for SGLT2 inhibitors, and consider payment issues associated with new therapies. The session will conclude with a roundtable discussion of key questions, including those submitted by the videoconference participants.  

Topics for presentation and discussion:

  • What is The Standard of Care for Diabetic Kidney Disease?
  • Safely and Effectively Prescribing SGLT2 Inhibitors
  • Paying for New Therapies
  • DAPA-CKD Study
  • EMPEROR-Reduced Study
  • Roundtable Discussion

Behavioral Sleep Medicine Seminar Series

Sleep and Chronic Pain

Tuesday September 29, 2020 at 20.00 MUT

Michael Smith, MA, PhD Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Director, Division of Behavioral Medicine, Department of Psychiatry Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center

Link: https://arizona.zoom.us/j/86867021972

Diagnostic Monitoring Tools in Sleep Medicine

Wednesday, September 30, 2020 at  9:00 AM PT / 12:00 PM ET *CANCELLED*

Christina McCrae, PhD Professor, Psychiatry Director, Mizzou Sleep Research LabDepartment of Psychiatry, School of MedicineUniversity of Missouri

Link: https://arizona.zoom.us/j/85313654238

Precision and Personalized Population Health: From Discovery and Adherence

Friday, October 2, 2020 at 9:00 AM PT / 12:00 PM ET

Azizi A. Seixas, PhD Assistant Professor Department of Population Health & Department of Psychiatry NYU Grossman School of MedicineNew York University

Link: https://arizona.zoom.us/j/89418523507

Case-based Discussion on GI and Liver diseases

Registration information: see above

Every Tuesday 21.00-22.00 MUT

AstraZeneca Webinar: Sub Saharan African CVRM symposium

Wednesday 30 September 2000 MUT Link

Thursday 1 October 20.00 MUT Link

Internet Live Course Webinar: Emerging Therapies for PBC, NASH, ESLD and HCC

School of Medicine University of Louisville

Internet Live Course Webinar: Emerging Therapies for PBC, NASH, ESLD and HCC. This streaming activity will provide updates on the diagnosis and treatment of chronic liver disease with a focus on patient care and symptom management. A national faculty of liver disease experts has come together to deliver state-of-the-art material and true-to-life clinical cases. This program will concentrate on current and emerging diseases of the liver and address the latest diagnosis, treatment, and care management approaches for each. We hope you enjoy the activity and translate its lessons to improve patient outcomes in your practice.

Saturday October 3 and 10, 2020 19.00-22.45 MUT


Medscape Live: Two Peas in a Pod: The link between HF and T2D

Saturday 3 October 21.30 MUT

As new data emerge related to heart failure (HF) outcomes and hospitalizations for HF (HHF) in patients with type 2 diabetes (T2D), physicians who specialize in the management of HF need timely access to these data and expert guidance to apply them in clinical practice to improve patient outcomes. Join renowned experts in cardiology and HF in this livestreamed virtual symposium as they review the link between HF and T2D including new data on sodium-glucose cotransporter-2 (SGLT2) inhibitors in the clinical management of patients with HF and T2D.

Agenda (Easter Time)

  • 1:30PM Welcome and Introduction James L. Januzzi Jr, MD
  • 1:35PMHF and T2D: Examining the ConnectionMikhail Kosiborod, MD
  • 1:50PMMore Numbers That Matter: Impact of SGLT2 Inhibitors on HHF James L. Januzzi Jr, MD
  • 2:10PMOn the Horizon: Upcoming Trials With SGLT2 Inhibitors Javed Butler, MD, MBA, MPH
  • 2:20PM From Benchside to Practice: Best Practices in Applying Data to Improve Management of HF in Patients With T2D Ileana L. Piña, MD, MPH, FAHA, FACC
  • 2:35PM Summary, Live Q&AAll Faculty, led by James L. Januzzi Jr, MD

Register: https://t.co/UEmgU8y7m3

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