Achieving optimal care for patients with T2DM remains challenging for various reasons. In this webcast, Dr. Anne Peters will guide you through patient cases that will address hypoglycemia and its ability to compromise adherence and cause significant morbidity and mortality, weight gain associated with certain treatments, and therapy adjustment based on renal function. 

Learning Objectives

  • Apply treatment recommendations of major T2DM guidelines to the management of patients with type 2 diabetes
  • Recognize the clinical features of hypoglycemia and patients with T2DM at increased risk
  • Be aware of the impact of glucose-lowering agents on weight
  • Understand the impact of aging on renal function and therapy, particularly in aging patients with T2DM 

Faculty Disclosures

Anne L. Peters, MD

Speakers Bureau for Abbott Diabetes Care; Becton Dickinson and Company; Bigfoot Biomedical; Biodel Inc.; Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc.; CVS/caremark; Intarcia Therapeutics; Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc.; Lexicon Pharmaceuticals, Inc.  Advisory Board for Medtronic-Minimed; Merck & Co., Inc.; Novo Nordisk Inc.; Omada Health; OptumRx; Sanofi US; and United Healthcare. Contracted Research for Dexcom. 


Non-faculty contributors and others involved in the planning, development, and editing/review of the content have no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Commercial Supporter

Merck & Co., Inc.

Education Partner

Ascendant Limited, LLC

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