S2710: Advances in Treatment of Pediatric Prediabetes and Type 2 Diabetes
Saturday, October 8, 2022
5:00 PM – 6:00 PM US PDT
Location: Anaheim Convention Center, 156/160
Topic(s): Endocrinology and Metabolism; Obesity
Rx (Pharmacology): 1.00
Obesity, prediabetes, and type 2 diabetes are increasing in the pediatric population despite preventive counseling. Type 2 diabetes-related comorbidities can progress much more rapidly in youths than in adults. This session will review several landmark pediatric clinical trials that have resulted in new pharmacologic agents for treatment of obesity and diabetes.