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Dr. Kenneth Copeland to Address New Guideline for Treating Type 2 in Children

Dr. Kenneth Copeland

Dr. Kenneth Copeland, director of HHDC’s Children’s Division, seen here in a 2012 interview.

AAP Clinical Practice Guideline:
Management of Newly Diagnosed Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus in Children and Adolescents

FREE WEBINAR for medical professionals

Tuesday, March 26, 2013, at 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM CT

Join us on March 26, 2013, at 10:00 AM CT when Janet Silverstein, MD and Kenneth Copeland, MD provide a case-based practical webinar that explores the new AAP clinical practice guideline “Management of Newly Diagnosed Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus (T2DM) in Children and Adolescents” and how care providers can implement key guideline actions to care for their patients who are initially diagnosed with diabetes. Main objectives of the webinar will include:

  • Initiating treatment for patients recently diagnosed with type 2 diabetes
  • When to use insulin vs. oral agents
  • Monitoring glycemic control
  • Long-term monitoring for comorbidities

Details at Pediatric Care Online