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Know Diabetes by Heart Workshop: Advancing Health Equity Skills for Health Care Professionals

Date: Monday, March 6, 2023
Time: 1:00 pm – 2:15 pm ET

Reserve your spot for this interactive workshop that will focus on the urgent need to address social determinants of health in underserved patient populations with type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease. Learn strategies to identify and bridge different styles of communication, assess the need for support and resources, and weave culturally competent engagement tactics during your clinical exams. This expert panel will showcase some best practices through real-world case studies and audience members will be invited to practice these patient empowerment strategies in small-group breakouts with the faculty. Space is limited, so register now for this workshop!

Learning Objectives:

  • Recognize how social determinants of health contribute to health inequities.
  • Discuss how health disparities affect diabetes and cardiovascular disease management and outcomes.
  • Identify strategies to address health disparities and patient empowerment to improve diabetes care.

Enrique Caballero, MD

Enrique Caballero, MD, Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Ruban Dhaliwal, MD, MPH

Ruban Dhaliwal, MD, MPH, Upstate University Hospital

Tiffany Powell-Wiley, MD, MPH

Tiffany Powell-Wiley, MD, MPH, National Institutes of Health