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Idaho State University to host interactive webcast ‘Vitamin D Deficiency and Supplementation’ on March 30

Posted February 25, 2010

Idaho State University, in conjunction with Southeastern Idaho District Health and Rocky Mountain Learning, will host the live, interactive webcast "Vitamin D Deficiency and Supplementation: A focus on the Relationship with Diabetes Mellitus," on March 30, from noon to 1:15 p.m.

This webcast will discuss in-depth the relationship between vitamin D deficiency and diabetes mellitus. The webcast will also cover the mechanisms by which vitamin D may impact the development and management of diabetes, evaluate the relevant literature addressing the relationship between vitamin D deficiency and diabetes, and appropriate therapy for vitamin D insufficiency.

The webcast presenter will be John Thomas Holmes, Pharm.D., from the ISU Department of Family Medicine.

To register, go to www.rockymountainlearning.com/diabetesmarch30. For technical assistance, call (208) 282-4518

For more information, contact Kevin Owens at (208) 282-4518 or owenkevi@isu.edu.