Diabetes 2018November 9, 2018 -- The Division's first annual conference on diabetes care.  The CME program was attended by more than 90 providers of diabetes care from the New England and upstate New York region. Joel Schnure, MD, Professor of Medicine and Director of the Division of Endocrinology and Diabetes, was the course director.  Invited faculty and their presentations were:

  • Richard Solomon, MD, Patrick Professor of Medicine and Director, Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, LCOM - The Kidney: The Beginning and End in Patients with Diabetes
  • George Grunberger, MD, FACP, FACE, Medical Director, Grunberger Diabetes Institute - New Technologies in Diabetes Management
  • Richard Pratley, MD, Medical Director, Florida Hospital Diabetes Institute - Implication of Recent Diabetes Cardiovascular Outcome Trials for Clinical Practice,
  • Jack Leahy, MD, UVM Sarah Nichols Gruenig Green and Gold Professor of Diabetes Research - Keynote: Overview of the Changing Paradigms in Diabetes Care
  • David Kendall, MD, Chief Medical Office, MannKind Corporation - Insulins: The Old and the New
  • Kristen Bolton, RD, CDE, Certified Diabetes Educator, Clinical Nutritionist, Division of Endocrinology and Diabetes, LCOM - Bringing It All Together: Why You Need a CDE on Your Team.

Islet ClubApril 11, 2015 -- The Endocrine Research/Islet Biology Group hosted the Spring 2015 meeting of the Boston-Ithaca Islet Biology Club, the oldest pancreatic islet study group in the country. The day-long meeting was held in the Davis Auditorium at UVMMC and attended by over 90 researchers from New England, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and Montreal. Tom Jetton, PhD, Professor, was the conference director.  Click here for the meeting agenda