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In this issue of Endocrinology Update Spring 2019, research is highlighted to show the work collaborating with others across the University of Pittsburgh and UPMC to better understand and treat metabolic liver disease.

Educational objectives:

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Recognize adherence to available clinical practice guidelines when diagnosing hypogonadism in order to minimize the inappropriate prescribing of testosterone replacement therapy(TRT)
  • Explain the components of this insurer-based diabetes educator-driven initiative to improve outcomes among patients with diabetes identified as high risk
  • Describe this initiative as a potential opportunity to improve and sustain glycemic control in patients with diabetes
  • Analyze their management of complications of obesity-associated type 2 diabetes by identifying individuals who may be at risk for developing or who already have non-alcoholic fatty liver disease


Drs. Clark, Horwitz, Jurczak, Pinkhasova, Rao, Stefanovic-Racic, Undamatla, Zupa have reported no relevant relationships with entities producing health care goods or services.

All presenters disclosure of relevant financial relationships with any entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services, used on, or consumed by, patients is listed above.  No other planners, members of the planning committee, speakers, presenters, authors, content reviewers and/or anyone else in a position to control the content of this education activity have relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Accreditation Statement:

The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of .5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Each physician should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Other health care professionals are awarded (0.05) continuing education units (CEU) which are equivalent to .5 contact hour.

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Release Date: 3/13/2019 | Last Modified On: 3/13/2019 | Expires: 3/13/2020

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