To present up to date clinical information about endocrinology disorders, treatment and clinical practice.


Thursday, February 27, 2020
7:15 a.m.–4:15 p.m.


Cleveland Clinic Administrative Campus, Building 4
3175 Science Park Drive
Beachwood, OH 44122


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Faculty, Agenda & Accreditation

Faculty, Agenda & Accreditation


  • Bartolome Burguera, MD, PhD
  • Jillian Fetzner, APRN, CNP
  • Carolyn Fisher, PhD
  • Shannon Knapp, BSN, RN, CDE
  • Cecilia Lansang, M.D., MPH
  • Michelle Lard APRN, CNP
  • Leann Olansky, MD, FACP, FACE


Conference Agenda
7:15 a.m. Registration & Breakfast
7:50 a.m. Introduction
8 a.m. Updates in the Treatment of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Jillian Fetzner, APRN, CNP
9 a.m. Autoimmune Endocrine Diseases
Leann Olansky, MD, FACP, FACE
10 a.m. Exhibit Visits & Break
10:30 a.m. Obesity and Co-Morbid Conditions Associated with Obesity: Evidence – based Clinical Practice Guidelines on the Management of Obesity
Bartolome Burguera, MD, PhD
11:30 a.m. Eating and Thriving with Diabetes: A Coached Meal Class
Noon Exhibit Visits & Lunch
1 p.m. Achieving Optimal Blood Pressure Targets in Patients with Diabetes: Case Presentation of Patient with Uncontrolled Diabetes and Renal Insufficiencies
Michelle Lard APRN, CNP
2 p.m. Language and Diabetes
Shannon Knapp, BSN, RN, CDE
2:30 p.m. Exhibit Visits & Break
2:45 p.m. The How-To’s of Hypothyroidism: Diagnosing, Managing, Micromanaging
Cecilia Lansang, M.D., MPH
3:45 p.m. Evaluations


Cleveland Clinic (OH-045/10-1-12) is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Ohio Nurses Association (OBN-001-91), an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.



  • Registration deadline is February 25, 2020
  • Registration cannot be refunded
  • Breakfast and lunch are included with a vegetarian option available
  • For any questions, please contact Jillian Fetzner at fetznej@ccf.org
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Conference Fees
Cleveland Clinic Caregivers $50
Non-Cleveland Clinic Caregivers $75
Students $50