2023 May 10 Pediatric Grand Rounds -New Onset Diabetes Mellitus Presenting in Diabetic Ketoacidosis in the COVID-19 Era

May 10, 2023




Shelby Chen, MD, PGY-3




Statement of Disclosure:

Kaiser Foundation Hospital Oakland/Richmond has determined that none of the speakers, planning committee members, and consultants for this educational activity have relevant financial relationship(s) to disclose with ineligible companies whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing health care products used by or on patients. Kaiser Foundation Hospital Oakland/Richmond does not endorse any brand name products.

Kaiser Foundation Hospital Oakland/Richmond is accredited by the California Medical Association (CMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Kaiser Foundation Hospital Oakland/Richmond designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 credit(s)TM.. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.  

Nurses may report up to a maximum of 1.0 hours of credit towards the continuing medical education requirements for license renewal by the California Board of Registered Nurses.


Target Audience

Pediatricians and family practice physicians who see children, specialists and other interested clinicians within their scope of practice where applicable.

Learning Objectives

As a result of this education, participants will be able to:

 1. Describe the current literature of incidence and severity of presentation of Diabetic Ketoacidosis (DKA) during the COVID era.

2. Understand the importance of early detection of Diabetic Ketoacidosis (DKA).

3. Describe the findings of the KP retrospective cohort study looking at the KPNC and VPS databases to investigate the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and shelter-in-place on DKA among children with new onset type 1 and type 2 diabetes mellitus. This study looked at the following: (1) has the overall incidence of DKA and diabetes changed? (2) Is the risk of DKA during the pandemic associated with virtual care? (3) Is the shelter-in place associated with worsening clinical severity of presentation of DKA?









Additional Information

Oakland Medical Center
Conference room: 
Microsoft Teams Virtual Meeting
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
05/10/2023 - 12:30pm PDT
Event ends: 
05/10/2023 - 1:30pm PDT
Oakland/Richmond Medical Center
Oakland, CA 94611
United States

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.00 Attendance
Please login or register to take this course.