From the Experts – Living Well with Celiac Disease and Diabetes Mellitus
February 15 @ 1:00 pm - 2:15 pm EST
Join the Harvard Medical School Celiac Research Program and the National Celiac Association for a panel discussion. The panel will discuss the importance of screening and diagnosis of Type 1 diabetes in the celiac population, the medical care of diabetes and nutritional concerns and challenges of adhering to the gluten-free diet while managing diabetes effectively.
The panel will be moderated by Ciarán P. Kelly, MD, medical director of the Celiac Center at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. The panel will include Caitlin Colling, MD, adult endocrinologist at MassGeneral for Children (MGfC), Janaki Vakharia, MD, senior endocrinology fellow at MGH and MGfC and Sharon Weston, MS, RD, LDN, CSP, FAND, from the Celiac Disease Program at Boston Children’s Hospital.