14.30 - 16.30

Building the Latest Scientific and Clinical Understanding for the Treatment of Patients with Type 2 Diabetes

Afternoon Session

Chair Welcome and Opening Remarks
Sam Dagogo-Jack (US)
VERTIS CV – An Overview of Results for the Treatment of Patients With Type 2 Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease
Francesco Cosentino (SWE)
VERTIS CV: New Insights in Heart Failure Understanding
David Cherney (CAN)
Kidney Results from VERTIS CV
Chris Cannon (US), David Cherney (CAN), Francesco Cosentino (SWE), Sam Dagogo-Jack (US)
Learnings From VERTIS CV - A Faculty Roundtable Discussion
David Cherney (CAN)
Understanding the Effects of Hyperglycemia on the Kidney and the Heart
Kim Connelly (CAN)
Understanding the Interplay Between Kidney Physiology and the Heart
David Cherney (CAN), Kim Connelly (CAN), Sam Dagogo-Jack (US)
The Mechanisms Underlying the Cardio-renal Crosstalk: A Conversation Among Specialties
Final Comments and Summary
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