Project ECHO @ Joslin Curriculum Highlights
Disease Pathogenesis and Diagnosis
- Type 1 or type 2
- Gut microbiome
- What is an ideal diet?
- Low carb or low calorie?
- Exercise impact on diabetes
- Aerobic vs anaerobic?
Technology and Its Impact on Diabetes Care
- Self-monitoring of blood glucose levels
- Continuous glucose monitors (CGM)
- Artificial pancreas
- All about insulin
- The discovery of insulin
- Metformin- THE MAGIC MEDICINE
- Are sulfonylureas still being prescribed?
- Role of GLP 1 receptor agonists, DPP4 inhibitors
- SGLT 2 inhibitors and diabetes/cardiovascular health
- How to optimize treatment of chronic kidney disease
- Diabetes and microvascular/macrovascular complications
- Diabetes and sleep/mood
- Lipid management – PCSK 9 inhibitors, statins, etc.