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Pediatric Type 2 Diabetes: Not Just for Grown-Ups Anymore


Total Credits: 1 including 1 AOA Category 1-A Credit(s), 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™

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MAOPS - Missouri
Faculty:
Amy Clark, DO
Duration:
57 Minutes
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Description

In this presentation, Dr. Clark will show the increased incidence of type 2 diabetes in children.  She will look at the importance and difficulty of diagnosing type 1 and type 2 diabetes.  She will also discuss risk factors, appropriate screening, appropriate management, comorbidities, and complications of type 2 diabetes. 

Objectives:

  • Recognize the increasing prevalence of Type-2 Diabetes in children
  • Understand the importance and difficulty in distinguishing between Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes
  • Identify risk factors and appropriate screening for Type-2 Diabetes
  • Know the proper management for Type-2 Diabetes
  • Discuss co-morbidities and complications associated with Type-2 Diabetes

Accreditation Statements:
The Missouri Association of Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons (MAOPS) is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association to provide osteopathic continuing medical education for physicians. MAOPS designates this program for a maximum of 1 AOA Category 1-A credits and will report CME and specialty credits commensurate with the extent of the physician's participation.

Missouri Association of Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons (MAOPS) designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Creditä.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Planning Disclosure:
The MAOPS Education Planning Committee has no relevant financial relationships with any organization producing, marketing, reselling, distributing health care goods or services consumed by, or used on, patients relative to the content of this presentation.

Grievance Policy:
All grievances should be in writing and should specify the nature of the grievance.  Initially, all grievances should be directed to MAOPS Executive Director, who will then forward said grievance to the Education & Convention Committee.  All grievances will receive an initial response in writing within 30 days of receipt.  If the participant does not receive a satisfactory response, then they can then submit a complaint in writing to the Council on Continuing Medical Education of the AOA at 142 East Ontario Street, Chicago, IL 60611.

 

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Dr. Amy Clark is a Pediatric Endocrinologist with an interest and specific expertise in diabetes research and the clinical care of children with diabetes. She is board certified in General Pediatrics and Pediatric Endocrinology by the American Board of Pediatrics.

Dr. Clark completed her medical training at AT Still University Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine (KCOM) in Kirksville, Missouri. She then completed her pediatric residency at the University of Texas-Austin, followed by an Endocrinology fellowship at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, Missouri. She is currently an Instructor of Pediatrics at Washington University School of Medicine.

Dr. Clark discloses that she has no relevant financial relationships with any organization producing, marketing, reselling, or distributing health care goods or services consumed by, or used on, patients relative to the content of this presentation


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