Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2

Peggy Odegard, PharmD, CDE, FASCP

Professor and Associate Dean
School of Pharmacy
University of Washington

Learning Objectives


By the end of this lecture, you should be able to:

  • Consider the influence of aging on type 2 diabetes risk factors and prevalence
  • Identify safe and effective treatment goals and preferred therapeutic options for older adults with diabetes
  • Apply learning to cases of older adults with type 2 diabetes, creating an individualized treatment and monitoring plan

[From the Winter 2016 Geriatric Healthcare Lecture Series]