4/12/18 - Frederick M. Kenny, MD / Allan L. Drash, MD Memorial Lecture: “Type 1 Diabetes and the Brain in Young Children”

Eva Tsalikian, MD
Professor and Vice Chair for Clinical Affairs
Director Pediatric Endocrinology & Diabetes
Stead Family Department of Pediatrics
University of Iowa Stead Family Children's Hospital

Brief Summary of Lecture: Dr. Tsalikian will review hypoglycemia in young children with type 1 diabetes (T1D). She will present the effects of T1D on the developing brain in comparison to non-diabetic children. She will elaborate on the neurocognitive effects of T1D in young children and the longitudinal effects of T1D on brain function.

View the Frederick M. Kenny, MD / Allan L. Drash, MD Memorial Lecture (PDF)

Start Date: April 12
End Date: April 12
Time: 8-9 a.m.

Location

  • John G. Rangos Sr. Research Center

    Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
    4401 Penn Avenue
    Floor 3 Conference Center
    Pittsburgh, PA 15224
    412-692-5325