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The Fundamentals of Diabetes Management - Scipps -La Jolla, CA 5/20/17

Join us May 20, 2017 in La Jolla!

This course is designed to provide training on basic concepts and the latest updates related to diabetes management and treatment.

About the Conference

Conference Location

The Schaetzel Center
Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla
9890 Genesee Ave
La Jolla, CA 92037

Conference Details

·                   View Agenda
·                    Exhibitor Prospectus (PDF, 210 KB)
·                    Cultural & Lingusitic Competency Resource Guide (PDF, 25 KB)

Course Overview

Scripps Whittier Diabetes Institute’s Fundamentals of Diabetes Management training covers basic concepts with the latest updates related to diabetes management and treatment, including prevention of complications, nutrition, physical activity, behavior modification, and standards of care.

Educational Objectives

After attending this live activity, participants should be able to:
  • Describe the latest statistics, standards of care, treatment targets and pathophysiologic mechanisms for treating Type 2 diabetes.
  • Assess unmet needs and treatment patterns of patients with diabetes.
  • Understand the role of therapeutic classes and agents with mechanisms of action in practice recommendations for the treatment of patients with diabetes.
  • Develop individualized approaches for effectively improving outcomes in relation to the complications of diabetes in the ambulatory settings.

Accreditation and Disclosures

Physicians
Scripps Health is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Dietitians
This educational conference will be submitted to the Commission of Dietetic Registration for CE credit approval.
Nurses
Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP15199. Contact hours will be provided by Scripps Center for Learning & Innovation. No partial hours will be given.
Physician Assistants
The American Academy of Physician Assistants accepts Category 1 credit from AMA Category 1 CME organizations accredited by the ACCME.
Commercial Support
This course is supported, in part, by educational grants from industry, in accordance with ACCME accreditation Standards for Commercial Support. Appropriate acknowledgement will be given to all supporters at the time of the educational activity.
Cultural and Linguistic Competency
This activity is in compliance with California Assembly Bill 1195, which requires that all CME activities comprising a patient care element include curriculum addressing the topic of cultural and linguistic competency. The intent of this bill is to ensure that health care professionals are able to meet the cultural and linguistic concerns of a diverse patient population through effective and appropriate professional development. The planners, speakers and authors of this CME activity have been encouraged to address issues relevant in their topic area. A variety of resources are available that address cultural and linguistic competency, some of which can be found in the Cultural & Linguistic Competency Resource Guide.

Posted 2/28/17

Join us May 20, 2017 in La Jolla!

This course is designed to provide training on basic concepts and the latest updates related to diabetes management and treatment.

About the Conference

Course Overview

Educational Objectives

Accreditation and Disclosures

Conference Details

Conference Location

The Schaetzel Center

Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla

9890 Genesee Ave

La Jolla, CA 92037

Conference Details

·                   View Agenda

·                    Exhibitor Prospectus (PDF, 210 KB)

·                    Cultural & Lingusitic Competency Resource Guide (PDF, 25 KB)

Course Overview

Scripps Whittier Diabetes Institute’s Fundamentals of Diabetes Management training covers basic concepts with the latest updates related to diabetes management and treatment, including prevention of complications, nutrition, physical activity, behavior modification, and standards of care.

Educational Objectives

After attending this live activity, participants should be able to:

·                   Describe the latest statistics, standards of care, treatment targets and pathophysiologic mechanisms for treating Type 2 diabetes.

·                   Assess unmet needs and treatment patterns of patients with diabetes.

·                   Understand the role of therapeutic classes and agents with mechanisms of action in practice recommendations for the treatment of patients with diabetes.

·                   Develop individualized approaches for effectively improving outcomes in relation to the complications of diabetes in the ambulatory settings.

Accreditation and Disclosures

Physicians

Scripps Health is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

 

Dietitians

This educational conference will be submitted to the Commission of Dietetic Registration for CE credit approval.

 

Nurses

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP15199. Contact hours will be provided by Scripps Center for Learning & Innovation. No partial hours will be given.

 

Physician Assistants

The American Academy of Physician Assistants accepts Category 1 credit from AMA Category 1 CME organizations accredited by the ACCME.

 

Commercial Support

This course is supported, in part, by educational grants from industry, in accordance with ACCME accreditation Standards for Commercial Support. Appropriate acknowledgement will be given to all supporters at the time of the educational activity.

 

Cultural and Linguistic Competency

This activity is in compliance with California Assembly Bill 1195, which requires that all CME activities comprising a patient care element include curriculum addressing the topic of cultural and linguistic competency. The intent of this bill is to ensure that health care professionals are able to meet the cultural and linguistic concerns of a diverse patient population through effective and appropriate professional development. The planners, speakers and authors of this CME activity have been encouraged to address issues relevant in their topic area. A variety of resources are available that address cultural and linguistic competency, some of which can be found in the Cultural & Linguistic Competency Resource Guide.

Event Details

DATE

TIME

Sat, May 20th, 2017 - Sat, May 20th, 2017

7:30 AM - 4:00 PM