Suburban Hospital Diabetes Symposium

Suburban Hospital Diabetes Symposium


Suburban Hospital and Johns Hopkins Medicine invite you to attend the Suburban Hospital Diabetes Symposium.


This symposium offers practitioners an opportunity to learn about the latest advancements in diabetes, hyperlipidemia and diet and features endocrinologists from Johns Hopkins Medicine, Johns Hopkins Community Physicians and Suburban Hospital.


Cardiovascular Risk Reduction in Type 2 Diabetes: What’s new in 2019?



7:30 a.m.
Registration and Breakfast


7:50 a.m.
Welcome, Introduction and Conference Goals
Mihail Zilbermint, MD.
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism,
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine; Chief and Director, Endocrinology,
Diabetes and Metabolism, Suburban Hospital, Bethesda, MD

8:00 – 8:25 a.m.
Modern Lipid Approach in Patients With Diabetes
Gerti Tashko, M.D.
Endocrinologist, GT Health, LLC, Bethesda, MD

8:30 – 8:55 a.m.
Diabetes Technology
Regina Kundell, CRNP
Endocrinology Nurse Practitioner, Johns Hopkins Community Physicians, Bethesda, MD

9:00 – 9:25 a.m.
SGLT2 Inhibitors and the Diabetic Kidney
Nicholas Argento, MD
Diabetes Technology Director, Maryland Endocrine and Diabetes, Columbia, MD

9:30 – 9:45 a.m.
Panel Discussion

9:45 – 10:00 a.m.
Break

10:00 – 10:25 a.m.
The Low Carbohydrate, High Fat Diet and Glycemic Control in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes: Experience From a Community-Based Cohort
Shabina Ahmed, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, Johns
Hopkins University School of Medicine; Endocrinologist, Johns Hopkins Community Physicians,
Bethesda, MD

10:30 – 10:55 a.m.
Inpatient Diabetes Management Service, Length of Stay and 30-Day Readmission Rate of Patients with Diabetes at a Community Hospital
Mihail Zilbermint, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism,
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine; Chief and Director, Endocrinology, Diabetes
and Metabolism, Suburban Hospital, Bethesda, MD

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Cardiovascular Risk Reduction in Type 2 Diabetes: What’s New in 2019?
Rita R. Kalyani, MD, MHS
Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism,
Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Medicine, School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD;
Editor-in-Chief, Johns Hopkins Diabetes Guides

12:00 – 12:15 p.m.
Panel Discussion and Closing Remarks

12:30 – 1:00 p.m.
Lunch – Grab and Go

SPACE IS LIMITED, SO RSVP TODAY!

RSVP before September 7, 2019:
https://jhmsuburban-diabetes19.eventbrite.com

Registration Fee: Complimentary

Parking: Parking is FREE on Saturdays. However, you will need to keep the
ticket you receive upon entry to the visitor parking garage to use when exiting.
Please park on any level of the garage except 2nd – that is reserved for patients
and families. When leaving, enter the ticket and the gate will rise so you can exit.

CME Credit Available: This activity has been planned and implemented in
accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for
Continuing Medical Education (ACCME). Suburban Hospital is accredited by
MedChi, the Maryland State Medical Society, to sponsor continuing medical
education for physicians. Suburban Hospital designated this educational activity
for a maximum of 4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only
the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Visit suburbanhospital.org/diabetes.