8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

The SWEET Diabetes Registry: Benchmarking and Quality Improvement Worldwide

Thomas Danne, MD - Hannover Medical School, Germany

  • Understand the importance of treatment targets for outcomes
  • Understand how evidence linking interventions with health outcomes is the basis for good health care decision making
  • Review the current situation of pediatric diabetes worldwide
  • Understand the importance of benchmarking for improving outcomes


Lucile Packard Children's Hospital
725 Welch Road
Palo Alto, CA 94304


Thomas Danne, MD

Professor of Pediatrics, Chief Physician, Department of General Pediatrics, Endocrinology and Diabetes, Children's Hospital „Auf der Bult“, Hannover Medical School, Germany

CME Credit


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Credit Designation

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