Diabetic Retinopathy

June 24th, 2022 - June 24th, 2025
1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit Hours
1.00 MOC Points


Today on MedNet21, we're going to discuss Diabetic Retinopathy.

In this lecture, viewers will learn about the epidemiology and pathogenesis of diabetic retinopathy, review screening guidelines for diabetic eye disease, classification of retinopathy and treatment. The lecture will discuss ways to prevent vision loss and the impact of diabetic retinopathy on society.

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Dates and Times

End Date: 6/24/2025


As a result of this educational activity, webcast participants will be able to:  

  • Understand the epidemiology and pathogenesis of diabetic retinopathy
  • Discuss diabetic retinopathy disease as an serious public health problem
  • Identify the risk factors for diabetic retinopathy
  • Describe diabetic retinopathy classification
  • Discuss the medical and surgical treatment of diabetic retinopathy
  • Describe how vision loss can be prevented

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Disclosure Information for Planning Committee Members and Speakers



  • Dr. Irina Livshitz, MD
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Dr. Fatoumata Yanoga, MD
    • Diabetic Retinopathy


The Center for Continuing Medical Education (CCME) at The Ohio State University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME®) to provide continuing medical education for physicians

The Center for Continuing Medical Education (CCME) at The Ohio State University designates this webcasts for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) . Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Maintenance of Certification

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 1.00 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.