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2021 Updates in Diabetes Management

Join us for this live streaming virtual CME event!

Join us for this live streaming virtual CME event!

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

Course Details

Course Details

Course Overview

Course Overview

Scripps Whittier Diabetes Institute’s 2021 Updates in Diabetes Management program will provide the most recent medication, nutrition and technology recommendations for managing patients with type 1 and type 2 diabetes.

Educational Objectives

Educational Objectives

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

  • Describe special considerations and precautions necessary when treating patients with comorbid diabetes and heart disease. 
  • Explain how to use and interpret new glucose monitoring technologies.
  • Review evidence-based approaches to weight loss and maintenance.
  • Identify and treat chronic kidney disease in patients with diabetes using the latest in medications and guidelines.
  • Integrate new practice recommendations for the treatment of patients with diabetes from a PCP and specialist perspective.

Accreditation and Disclosures

Accreditation and Disclosures

Physicians

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


Scripps Health designates this live internet activity for a maximum of 9.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


ABIM MOC Points

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


CA Board of Registered Nursing

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Pro­vider Number 15199 for 11 Contact Hours. No partial hours will be given.


Commission on Dietetic Registration

This program has been approved by the Commission on Dietetic Registration for 9.25 CPEUs.


Nurses and Nurse Practitioners

For the purpose of recertification, the American Nurses Credentialing Center accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ issued by organizations accredited by the ACCME.


For the purpose of re-licensure, the California Board of Registered Nursing accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ for attendance at structured learning activities offered by organizations accredited by the ACCME.


The American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certified Program (AANPCP) and the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) accept AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME.


Physician Assistants

PAs may claim Category 1 credits for completing this activity. NCCPA accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME.


Commercial Support

This course is supported, in part, by educational grants from industry. In accordance with the ACCME Standards for Integrity and Independence in Accredited Continuing Education, a complete list of commercial support received will be provided to all learners who participate in the continuing education activity. For more information: www.accme.org/standards


Cultural & Linguistic Competency and Implicit Bias

This activity is designed to include curriculum addressing the topics of cultural and linguistic competency (CLC) and implicit bias (IB) in compliance with California Business and Professions (B&P) Code Section 2190. All those involved in the planning and execution of this activity have been asked to identify and discuss issues relevant to the topics being covered. In addition, a variety of resources are available that address cultural and linguistic competency and implicit bias. A resource document can be downloaded from the Conference Details section above.

Event details

Date and time
Fri, Oct 22, 2021 at 7:45 am to

Sat, Oct 23, 2021 at 12:15 pm