American Diabetes Association Scientific Sessions

Healio brings you the highlights from the American Diabetes Association Scientific Sessions. Refer back to this page often for the latest news from ADA, perspectives and interviews with leading researchers and clinicians, and to review archives of past meetings.

Meeting News

ADA award winner discusses future of diabetes, obesity research

June 10, 2019
The world we live in has been shaped by historic figures from across the ages. Whether it is the political, cultural or scientific landscape, some of…
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REWIND: Dulaglutide reduces CV, renal risk in broad type 2 diabetes population

June 10, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO — In a large cohort of adults with type 2 diabetes with and without established cardiovascular disease, the once-weekly GLP-1…
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Bariatric surgery reduces renal impairment in teens with severe obesity

June 10, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO — A cohort of adolescents with morbid obesity and type 2 diabetes had 27-fold lower odds of developing elevated albumin excretion…
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Teplizumab temporarily protects against type 1 diabetes in high-risk individuals

June 10, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO — Those who are most likely to develop type 1 diabetes may be able to stave off the disease for up to 2 years with 2 weeks of…
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Personalized bionic pancreas increases time in range vs. usual care

June 10, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO — A third-generation bionic pancreas that allows for integration with two different commercially available continuous glucose…
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Liraglutide preserves postprandial insulin secretion 1 year after diagnosis of type 1 diabetes

June 9, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO — In patients with newly diagnosed type 1 diabetes, once-daily liraglutide 1.8 mg as an adjunct to insulin therapy preserved…
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RISE: Adults, adolescents differ in ability to recover beta-cell function

June 9, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO — Adults with impaired glucose tolerance or type 2 diabetes who undergo a regimen of metformin or liraglutide plus metformin may…
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Plentiful options yield important questions in evaluating insulin pump therapy initiation

June 9, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO — Insulin pump therapy is an increasingly popular diabetes treatment strategy. Diabetes care providers should discuss with…
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Diabetes epidemiology expert looks to future of diabetes treatment

June 9, 2019
Just as the best treatment strategies fit the needs of each individual patient, career paths must also be individualized. Elizabeth Mayer-Davis
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PREVIEW: Intensive weight loss, behavior change prevents conversion to type 2 diabetes

June 9, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO — An initial weight loss of at least 8% over 8 weeks using meal replacement products followed by a lifestyle intervention of diet…