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GRAND ROUNDS: Diabetes Guidelines Update

April 28, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Presenter: Carin Van Zyl, MD

Affiliation: Chief, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System
Program Director for Endocrinology
UCLA-VA Greater Los Angeles Program
Clinical Professor of Medicine,
David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Los Angeles, California

Learning Objectives:
  • Identify that metformin is first line therapy in management of type 2 diabetes and explain current FDA renal limitations to its use
  • Recognize that the choice of second line agents is based on patient preference and comorbidities
  • Contrast pro and cons of major drug classes for diabetes management, to facilitate management of diverse patients

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