Who Is the 'Cardiometabolic Specialist'?

by Jay Shubrook, DO

Jay H. Shubrook, DO: We are at the 78th Scientific Sessions of the American Diabetes Association in Orlando, Florida. We are going to discuss the complexities of managing patients with type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular (CV) disease. Joining me for this discussion are two colleagues.

Mikhail N. Kosiborod, MD: Hi. I'm Mikhail Kosiborod, professor of medicine and director of cardiometabolic research at Saint Lukeʹs Mid America Heart Institute in Kansas City, Missouri.

Robert H. Eckel, MD: And I am Bob Eckel, professor of medicine in the Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism, and Diabetes, and the Division of Cardiology at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus in Aurora.

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