Monogenic Diabetes: Often Misdiagnosed and May Require Different Treatment



About this Webinar

Date: Thursday, March 12, 2015

Author: Philipson, Louis, MD, PhD, FACP
Professor of Medicine
Departments of Medicine and Pediatrics — Section of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
Director, Kovler Diabetes Center
The University of Chicago  
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Category: CE Credit, Webinar

Description: Dr. Louis Philipson, a leading world authority on diabetes mellitus, helps participants understand the differences between type1, type 2 and monogenic forms of diabetes, identifies the key features and reviews the testing option.

At the end of this webinar, participants will be able to:

• Distinguish between type 1, type 2, and monogenic forms of diabetes
• Identify different types and key features of monogenic diabetes
• Understand the clinical value of accurately diagnosing monogenic diabetes
• Review testing options
ASCLS P.A.C.E.® credits are available to laboratory professionals through June 10, 2015.