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Session overview

During this webinar Varsha Vimalananda will share:

  • Data on the benefits and limitations of using telehealth (video and audio-only encounters) for outpatient endocrine care.
  • How to determine when telehealth may be appropriate and effective for a specific visit, based on guidance from US colleagues at The Endocrine Society.

To get the most out of these sessions we encourage all members to attend the webinars live. If you would like to catch up or revisit the content at any time, sessions will also be made available on-demand behind the Members' Area. 


Speaker info

Dr. Vimalananda is an Associate Professor in the Department of Medicine at the Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine and a Core Investigator at the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Center for Healthcare Organization and Implementation Research.

Her research interests focus on innovations in endocrine specialty care delivery. Dr. Vimalananda has particular interests in coordination of endocrine specialty care, and use of virtual care including remote patient monitoring, e-consults, and telehealth.

She has published over 50 papers, serves as a grant reviewer for national funding agencies, mentors fellows research on endocrine care delivery, and is a member of the Editorial Board for the Journal of the Endocrine Society. Dr. Vimalananda chaired the writing group for The Endocrine Society’s Policy Perspective, Appropriate Use of Telehealth for Outpatient Endocrine Care.