Obesity & Diabetes: Patient-Centered Clinical Care of African Americans
Episode 3: Bridging the Gap: Conversations with Dr. Hall
This session will provide an overview of obesity trends and the management of type 2 diabetes in African Americans with particular emphasis on body image differences, patient expectations, and clinician approaches to discussion. Differences in the interpretation of labs, particularly HbA1c, will also be reviewed.
Please note that any data, indications, and guidelines presented in this activity are current as of the recording on 09/22/2020 and they are subject to change as new information is published.
Associate Professor of Integrative Medical Sciences, Northeast Ohio Medical University, Rootstown, OH
Associate Professor of Internal Medicine, Northeast Ohio Medical University, Rootstown, OH
Assistant Clinical Professor in Medicine, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH
Director, Center for African American Health, Research, Education & Policy, Cleveland, OH
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Gregory L. Hall, MD
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