Conference 2018 | Diabetes Update

Thursday | March 1, 2018

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Target Audience

Nurses, nurse practitioners, nurse educators, certified diabetes educators, dietitians, nutritionists, pharmacists, social workers, health educators, physical therapists and other healthcare professionals across all settings.



In all practice settings, clinicians are involved in managing care for patients living with diabetes. Staying informed about the latest research and treatment strategies for glycemic control is essential to help patients achieve maximum health and manage complications. Learning methods include lecture, discussion and case study analysis.


Objectives for Learning Outcomes

At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be better able to:

  1. Discuss pump and sensor technology basics.
  2. Describe ethical considerations when treating patients with diabetes and dementia.
  3. Learn about the evaluation tools for measuring readiness and independence.
  4. Appreciate the value of interdisciplinary healthcare teams.
  5. Learn how to effectively use oral agents for diabetes.
  6. Discuss how nutrition recommendations change over time.


Contact Hour Credit

Contact Hours: Up to 7.32 | Pharmacology Hours: Up to 1.0 (at the advanced practice level)



  • A Patient Story: The Lived Experience of Diabetes Lindsay Oliveira
  • Closing the Loop on New Diabetes Technology Laura Hall
  • Diabetes Care of Adolescents and Young Adults: Transition From Pediatrics to Adult Care Molly Carlson
  • Individualizing Patient Centered Care - Panel Discussion Laura Hall
  • Outpatient Diabetes Management: Old and New (Rx) Savitha Subramanian   (Rx=1.00)
  • The 3 Ds: Diabetes, Dementia and Depression Timothy Meeks
  • What Can People with Diabetes Eat? Alison Evert

Rx = Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level.


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  • Contact hours: 7.32
  • Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level: 1.00
  • Event starts: Thu, Mar 01, 2018 - 8:00 am
  • Event ends: Thu, Mar 01, 2018 - 4:50 pm
  • Available: Thu, Sep 07, 2017
  • Unavailable: Fri, Mar 01, 2019
  • Price: $295.00


Shoreline Conference Center
18560 1st Ave NE
Shoreline, WA 98155


Sorry, enrollments are closed for this activity.