Hypoglycemia in Diabetes
2020 Diabetes Update  This module is part of the 2020 Diabetes Update On-Demand Activity.

Hypoglycemia in Diabetes

Hypoglycemia in Diabetes

Elizabeth Seaquist, MD

Professor of Medicine, Pennock Family Chair, Diabetes Research; Director, Division of Diabetes, Endocrine and Metabolism, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this enduring material module, participants should be better able to:

  1. Explain strategies to prevent hypoglycemia
  2. State effect of hypoglycemia on length of hospital stay, increase in cost of hospitalizations, poor outcomes and increased morbidity of patients with diabetes

Method of Participation

This activity will take approximately 60 minutes to complete.

Term of Approval

Release Date: December 11, 2020
Expiration Date: December 10, 2021

Continuing Education Credits 


Jointly Accredited 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.



The University of Nebraska Medical Center designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


1.0 Contact Hour Awarded
Nebraska Medicine is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the Midwest Multistate Division, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Midwest MSD Provider Approval Number: ND1022-5


This program is approved for 1.0 hour from the Nebraska Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.


This program is approved for 1.0 Nebraska Medical Nutrition Therapy Continuing Education hour.

Faculty and Planning Committee Disclosures

Disclosure Declaration (PDF)


The accredited provider has mitigated and is disclosing identified relevant financial relationships for the following faculty, planners, and others in control of content prior to assuming their roles:


The following faculty member has nothing to disclose:


The following planning committee member has disclosed the following relationships:

The following planning committee members have nothing to disclose:


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