5042.0 Diabetes Epidemiology

Wednesday, November 11, 2009: 8:30 AM
This session will explore a variety of topics relating to risk factors, screening and other issues in diabetes epidemiology. The session will include presentations about racial and ethnic differences in microalbuminuria testing, the association between sleep duration and diabetes, the association between diabetes and pregnancy outcomes, diabetes in US military personnel, and the association between renal function with hyperglycemia and diabetes.
Session Objectives: 1. Describe racial disparities in microalbuminuria testing. 2. Describe 3-year incidence of newly-reported diabetes among a military population. 3. Describe the association of renal function with hyperglycemia and diabetes.

8:35 AM
Racial and Ethnic Differences in Microalbuminuria Testing among Elderly Medicare Beneficiaries with Diabetes
Xinhua Yu, MD, PhD, MS, Jee-ae Kim, MS, MPP, Debra Caldwell, MS and A. Marshall McBean, MD, MSc
8:50 AM
Sleep duration and risk of diabetes among black and white Americans
Ferdinand Zizi, MBA, Girardin Jean-Louis, PhD, Clinton Brown, MD, Sara Hyatt, BS, Mike O. Antwi, MD, MPH, Olugbenga Ogedegbe, MD, MPH, MS, FAH, Karen Denard Goldman, PhD, CHES and Samy I. McFarlane, MD, MPH, MBA, FA
9:05 AM
Association of diabetes, eclampsia, BMI, hypertension and behavioral risks with poor pregnancy outcomes among high risk African Americans (AAs) in Washington, DC
M. Nabil El-Khorazaty, PhD, Ayman El-Mohandes, MD, MBBCh, MPH, Jutta S. Thornberry, BA and Michele Kiely, DrPH
9:20 AM
Risk factors for incident diabetes in US military participants of the Millennium Cohort Study
Besa Smith, MPH, PhD, Edward J. Boyko, MD, MPH, Isabel G. Jacobson, MPH, Tyler C. Smith, MS, PhD, Tomoko I. Hooper, MD, MPH, Paul J. Amoroso, MD, MPH, Gary D. Gackstetter, DVM, MPH, PhD, Margaret A.K. Ryan, MD, MPH and Elizabeth Barrett-Connor, MD

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Organized by: Epidemiology
Endorsed by: Latino Caucus, Public Health Nursing, Socialist Caucus, Women's Caucus

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)

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