2021 Diabetes Update

2021 Diabetes Update

ⓘ  These enduring material modules are recordings of presentations from the 2021 Diabetes Update symposium held on Oct. 15, 2021.



  1. Social Determinants of Health in Diabetes Care
  2. Medication Update
  3. Insulin Updates Within an Individualized Insulin Therapeutic Approach
  4. ADA’s Top Five Diet Approaches: Translating Standards of Care to Patient Care
  5. Food Insecurities and Its Impact on Mental Wellness
  6. Management of Diabetes in Pregnancy
  7. Advancements in Insulin Pumps & CGM Technology: Getting Patients Started


These enduring material modules are intended for physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, dietitians, and other health care professionals who care for diabetes patients but were NOT able to participate in the 2021 Diabetes Update symposium held Oct. 15, 2021.


Upon completion of these enduring material modules, the participant should be better able to:

  1. Recognize and mitigate the impact of socioeconomic determinants of health in order to improve health outcomes in the diabetes population.
  2. Identify updates in the pharmacologic management of diabetes.
  3. Summarize how to use different types of insulins and how to correctly use them in various scenarios.
  4. Describe the impact of medical nutrition therapy on diabetes management.
  5. Describe the impact of food insecurity on diabetes management.
  6. Explain the management of diabetes in women who are pregnant.
  7. Identify new technologies in continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) and continuous subcutaneous insulin infusion (CSII) using insulin pumps.


JA Provider MarkIn support of improving patient care, University of Nebraska Medical Center is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.


These enduring material modules are sponsored by the UNMC Department of Internal Medicine — Division of Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism; Nebraska Medicine — Diabetes Center and Employee Learning & Development through the resources of the UNMC Center for Continuing Education.



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If you have questions regarding this activity, please contact Bailey Wrenn via email.


We gratefully acknowledge the support of this educational activity from: