211633 Strategies to address diabetes and depression

Tuesday, November 10, 2009: 10:50 AM

Quanza Brooks-Griffin, MPA , Division of Diabetes Translation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA
Overall, this talk will review strategies currently in place to address diabetes and depression. It will focus on a review of pertinent treatment options for diabetes and depression. Specific materials on mental health issues developed by the National Diabetes Education Program will be illustrated and discussed

Learning Objectives:
1. Describe treatment options and community resources that may be available to assist women who are dealing with both diabetes and symptoms of depression

Keywords: Depression, Diabetes

Presenting author's disclosure statement:

Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: Co-team lead for the CDC National Public Health Initiative on Diabetes and Women's Health. Worked for the National Diabetes Education Program for 5 years. Previous work experience with the HHS Office on Women's Health, CDC Office of Women's Health, and the GA Department of Community Health Office of Women's Health
Any relevant financial relationships? No

I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.