Online Education | Diabetes Update 2015 - Diabetes in the Latino Community: Unique Challenges

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Diabetes in the Latino Community

This module focuses on the challenges and disparities of the diabetes population in the Latino community.

Featuring—
Lorena Alarcon-Casas Wright, MD 

Clinical Assistant Professor, Division of Metabolism, Endocrinology and Nutrition, UW School of Medicine

What conference attendees said about this speaker and lecture:

"An extremely relevant talk."

"Loved Dr. Lorena Alarcon-Casas Wright's talk. This topic was very interesting; I would like more talks like it!"

 

Target Audience

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

 

Objectives for Learning Outcomes

After taking this course, you will be better able to:

  1. Provide information on the state of diabetes in the Latino community.
  2. Illuminate aspects of social determinants of health, challenges and gaps in the health care system that contribute to diabetes disparities in this population.
  3. Spread knowledge and awareness.
  4. Discuss strategies to close gaps in diabetes disparities.

Additional Information

Format: 
Audio and Video
Course summary
Maximum credit available: 
  • 1.10 Contact hours
  • 0.00 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level
Available: 
05/11/2015
Expires: 
05/11/2019
Cost:
$20.00

Available Credit

  • 1.10 Contact hours
  • 0.00 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level

Price

Cost:
$20.00
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