Depression and Adherence in Adolescents with Type 1 Diabetes

Presented by:  Amy Heard, M.A.

Pediatric Psychology Extern

Learning Objectives:

1.  Discuss the relation between adherence and depression in adolescents with Type 1 Diabetes.

2.  Identify the way that common symptoms of depression impact Type 1 Diabetes.


A 23 Year-old Man with Hyperglycemia

Presented by:  Laura Dickens, M.D.

Endocrine Fellow, Department of Medicine

Learning Objectives:

1.  Review the prevalence and pathophysiology of steroid-induced diabetes.

2.  Discuss indications for testing for latent autoimmune diabetes in adults (LADA) in newly diagnosed diabetes, including use of the LADA clinical risk score.

3.  Understand the differential diagnosis of hypoglycemia in adults with diabetes, including causes of hyperinsulinemic hypoglycemia.


Session date: 
11/02/2017 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm CDT
Chicago, IL 60637
United States
  • 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.50 Participation

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Speaker Name: 
Amy Heard, M.A. and Laura Dickens, M.D.