Online Conference 2020 | Diabetes Update

June 9, 2020

IMPORTANT UPDATE: ZOOM WEBINAR

Due to ongoing concerns regarding the COVID-19 virus, this conference will now be hosted as an online Zoom webinar. Watch the live webinar remotely from your home or office. Registrants will receive login information and further instructions. Thank you for your understanding during this significant public health situation. We look forward to seeing you online.

Description

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.

Target Audience

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

Objectives for Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this conference, participants will be better able to:

  1. Understand basics of diabetes and nutrition.
  2. Identify language frequently used with and about persons with diabetes and understand shifts in language that promote a collaborative relationship with the healthcare professional.
  3. Identify risk behaviors for adolescents with T1D that are impacted by their diabetes.
  4. Understand the different types of insulin analogs available and their action profiles.
  5. Understand the 2020 American Diabetes Association guidelines.
  6. Understand when and how to de-intensify therapy in the elderly patient.
  7. Differentiate between different continuous glucose monitoring systems (CGMs).

Additional Information

Format: 
Conference
Webinar
Course summary
Maximum credit available: 
  • 7.50 Contact hours
  • 2.00 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level
Available: 
08/07/2019
Expires: 
06/09/2021
Event starts: 
06/09/2020 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
06/09/2020 - 4:50pm
Cost:
$370.00
TIMETOPICSPEAKER
8:00 Welcome and Overview 
8:10 Nutrition & Diabetes: Taking Care of the IndividualKaren Conger
9:10 Break 
9:15 How the Words We Use Matter: Using Nonjudgemental LanguageMeredith Cotton
10:15Break 
10:25 The Adolescent with Type 1 Diabetes: Unique Challenges and RisksAlissa Roberts
11:10 Break 
11:15 Which Insulin is Best?: A Review of Insulin Analogs and Newer Insulins (Rx) Roini Wadhwani
12:00 Lunch and Exhibits 
12:45 Diabetes Drugs: 2020 Update (RX)Savitha Subramanian 
2:00Break 
2:10De-Intensifying and Individualizing Therapy in an Aging PopulationAvantika Waring
2:55 Break 
3:00Diabetes Technology Update: Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM) Systems and Insulin Pump TherapyAbby Winter and Xenia Averkiou
3:45 Break 
3:50Patient Panel Stories Negin Ebrahimifard.and Sarah Klippel
4:50Adjourn  
Online Webinar
Seattle, WA
United States

Speakers

  • Karen Conger, MS, RD, CDE
    Registered Dietitian, Harborview Medical Center
  • Meredith Cotton, MSN, RN, CDE, BC-ADM
    Clinical Nurse Specialist, Kaiser Permanente
  • Avantika Waring, MD
    Endocrinology Service Line Chief, Medical Director of Diabetes, Washington Permanente Medical Group, Seattle
  • Roini Wadhwani, MN, ARNP
    Health Care Specialist, Harborview Department of Diabetes and Endocrinology, Harborview Medical Center Seattle; Lecturer, UW School of Nursing
  • Savitha Subramanian, MD   
    Medical Director, Lipid Clinic, UW Medicine; Associate Professor, Dept of Medicine/Division of Metabolism, Endocrinology and Nutrition, UW School of Medicine
  • Alissa Roberts, MD  
    Acting Assistant Professor, Division of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Seattle Children’s Hospital/University of Washington
  • Abby Winter, PharmD, MPA, BCACP 
    M Clinical Diabetes Pharmacist, University of Washington Medicine Diabetes Institute
  • Xenia Averkiou, MS, RDN, CDCES, CD
    Dietitian2, University of Washington Diabetes Institute

Planning Committee

  • Marites Almachar, BSN, RN, CCRN, DNP AGNP-AC Student
    Nurse Planner, Continuing Nursing Education, UW School of Nursing, Seattle
  • Meredith A. Cotton, MSN, RN, CDE, BC-ADM
    Clinical Nurse Specialist. Clinical Improvement and Prevention/Diabetes Program, Kaiser Permanente of Washington, Olympia
  • Courtney McCliment, RD, CDE
    Diabetes Educator, UW Medicine/Valley Medical Center, Renton
  • Brady Rainey, MBA, MPA, MSF
    Director, Continuing Nursing Education, UW School of Nursing, Seattle
  • Nancy Colobong Smith, MN, ARNP, CNN
    Clinical Nurse Specialist, Renal and Transplant, UW Medicine/University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle; Affiliate Instructor, Department of Biobehavioral Nursing and Health Systems, UW School of Nursing
  • Kristen Trivelli, BSN, RN, DNP-FNP Student
    Nurse Planner, Continuing Nursing Education, UW School of Nursing, Seattle
  • Roini Wadhwani, MN, ARNP
    Health Care Specialist, Harborview Department of Diabetes and Endocrinology, Harborview Medical Center Seattle; Lecturer, UW School of Nursing
  • Diane Wheeler, MS, PA-C
    Physician Assistant, Inpatient Glycemic Control Team, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle
  • Nicole Woodruff, MSN, BC-NP, CDE
    ARNP and CDE, Endocrinology Practice; NW Endocrinology, UW Medicine/Northwest Hospital and Medical Center, Seattle; Consultant, Arcora Foundation

UW=University of Washington, Seattle

 

Professional Credit


ANCC logo. Accreditation Information

Available Credit

  • 7.50 Contact hours
  • 2.00 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level

Please visit the Exhibitors Page

We would like to thank the following companies and organizations for exhibiting and for their support.

  • Seattle Pacific University
  • Family Resource Homecare
  • Companion Medical
  • Dexcom
  • University of Washington School of Nursing
  • Virgina Mason Benaroya Research Institute

Price

Cost:
$370.00
Please login or create account to take this course.

Joint Providers

  • Arcora, The Foundation of Delta Dental of Washington
  • Kaiser Permanente Washington
  • UW Medicine/Harborview Medical Center 
  • UW Medicine/University of Washington Medical Center 
  • UW Medicine/Valley Medical Center

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