LIVE STREAMING WEBINAR ONLY - 32nd Annual Diabetes Conference: Diabetes Today—Looking Beyond the Numbers!

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Target Audience

Nurses, pharmacists, dietitians, diabetic educators, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, health coaches, and other interested healthcare professionals.

Description

This event is jointly provided by Charlotte AHEC Nursing Education, Metrolina Association of Diabetes Educators (MADE), UNC-Charlotte School of Nursing, & UNC-Chapel Hill Eshelman School of Pharmacy.

The 32nd Annual Diabetes Conference will be held as a Live Streaming Webinar Only on April 24, 2020!! Experts in diabetes care will discuss new evidence and best practices that will help healthcare providers provide optimal patient care.

Topics & Speakers

Implementing CGM into Practice, Dianna Isaacs, PharmD, AADE Educator of the Year

New Drugs on the Horizon, Dianna Isaacs, PharmD, AADE Educator of the Year

Circadian Rhythm & Diabetes, Jennifer Redlich, RD

Food Insecurities & Diabetes, Jodi Lavin-Tompkins, MSN, RN, CDE, BC-ADM

Holistic Management of Type 2 Diabetes, Rashim Gupta, MD

Advanced Management of Patients with an Insulin Pump, Linnet Steinman, RN, MSN, CDE

Diabetes and Cardiovascular Co-Morbidities, Eugene Wright, MD

Course Outcome
This conference will provide participants with information on new evidence and best practices that will help healthcare providers provide optimal patient care.

Webinar Information
Participants who are interested in taking this workshop as a webinar, please go to our webinar requirements page for more information and to test your computer and network your computer will be on prior to the class.

CE Credits

Nurses
6.5 Continuing Nursing Education (CNE) Contact Hours will be provided to nurses who attend at least 90% of the conference. No partial credit will be provided.
Charlotte AHEC Nursing Education is a provider of continuing nursing education by the North Carolina Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

Pharmacists
The University of North Carolina Eshelman School of Pharmacy is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.
The program ACPE# 0046-9999-20-094-L01-P (Pharmacist) provides 6.5 contact hours of continuing pharmacy education credit.


Dietitians
This activity has received prior approval by the Commission on Dietetic Registration for 6.5 hours Continuing Professional Education (CPE) credit – Activity #153491.

CEUs/Contact Hours
This activity fulfills the requirement of 0.7 Continuing Education Units (CEUs), representing 6.5 contact hours.

Objectives

  • Compare and contrast different types of CGM devices
  • Utilize the international consensus statement on time in range to assess CGM data.
  • Determine workflow logistics to accommodate initiation, download and review of CGM data in clinical practice.
  • Describe medications recently approved and in the pipeline for Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes.
  • Compare and contrast new diabetes medications and formulations to what was previously available.
  • Discuss factors to consider when adding these new medications for specific patient populations
  • Discuss the impact of the circadian rhythm disruption on the development of Diabetes.
  • Define food insecurity and state how to best screen for it.
  • Describe how food insecurity affects diabetes management and outcomes.
  • Discuss non-conventional and holistic approaches to managing Type 2 Diabetes.
  • Using case studies, illustrate the different techniques for healthcare providers to more successfully manage patients with insulin pump.
  • Discuss the impact of Diabetes on cardiovascular health.

Contact

Yuen L Cheung, MSN, RN-BC, 704 512 6523

Electives

Continuing Education Credit

04/24/2020
07:45 AM - 04:00 PM
Status
Open
Date(s)
Apr 24, 2020
Time
7:45 AM - 4:00 PM
Check-In Time
7:15 AM
Credit
6.50 - Contact Hours
Status
Open
Date(s)
Apr 24, 2020
Time
7:45 AM - 4:00 PM
Check-In Time
7:45 AM
Details
Status
Open
Date(s)
Apr 24, 2020
Time
7:45 AM - 4:00 PM
Fees
$115.00
Pre-Registration (before April 10)
$0.00
No fee for speakers or committee members (Code required)
Credits
0.70
CEU
6.50
ACPE
6.50
CNE Contact Hours
6.50
Contact Hours
6.50
CPEUs