|This module is part of the 2020 Diabetes Update On-Demand Activity.|
Hypertension and Lipid Updates
Brian Boerner, MD
Assistant Professor, Division of Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, UNMC
Upon completion of this module, participants should be better able to:
- Describe how to reduce cardiovascular risk for diabetes patients through optimal management of hypertension and dyslipidemia
Method of Participation
- Review the entire activity
- Complete the post test and evaluation
- Print online certificate
This activity will take approximately 45 minutes to complete.
Term of Approval
Release Date: December 11, 2020
Expiration Date: December 10, 2021
Continuing Education Credits
In 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 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
0.75 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 0.75 hour from the Nebraska Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.
This program is approved for .5 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:
- Brian Boerner, MD
The following planning committee member has disclosed the following relationships:
- Jon Knezevich, PharmD, BCPS – Spouse
Speakers Bureau: Valeritas Holdings, Inc. which was acquired by Zealand Pharma in April 2020
Faculty: Valeritas Holdings, Inc.
Peer Reviewer: Valeritas Holdings, Inc.
The following planning committee members have nothing to disclose:
- Vonnetta Byington, CRA
- Brenda Formanek, RN, BSN, CDE
- Shelby Hoskins, MA, RD, LMNT, CDCES
- Taryn Huber, MSN, RN, CDCES
- Anupam Kotwal, MBBS
- Lisa Kuechenmeister, PA-C, BC-ADM
- Shelly Lautenbaugh, RN, BSN, CDE
- Brenda Ram, CMP, CHCP
- Jacqueline Siebels, BSN, RN-C
- Ellie Stull, RN, MSN
- Bailey Wrenn, MA