2022 Diabetes Update

2022 Diabetes Update

Join us in person or via Zoom.

Friday, Sep. 30   |   7:15 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.


About the Symposium

This symposium will provide an update on diabetes management with an emphasis on glucose management and monogenic diabetes. Other topics will include medication updates, diabetes and exercise, popular diets for diabetes patients, a technology discussion on the use of continuous glucose monitors (CGM), and pancreatogenic diabetes.

Download Symposium Agenda (PDF)


Target Audience

This symposium is intended for physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, dieticians, and others who care for diabetes patients.


Symposium Objectives

At the conclusion of this symposium the participant should be better able to:

  1. Describe medical treatment regimens associated with atypical diabetes such as monogenic and pancreatogenic diabetes.
  2. List new medications and describe changes to treatment recommendations.
  3. Identify ways of managing glucose levels of diabetes patients during exercise.
  4. Apply medical nutrition therapy interventions for popular diets and ongoing individualized diabetes management plans.
  5. Explain when to initiate insulin pump or CGM therapy to patients with diabetes.
  6. Recognize the effects of cancer treatment and the management of diabetes/hyperglycemia.

Symposium Venue

IMPORTANT

For the safety of our participants, UNMC and Nebraska Medicine have decided to host a hybrid symposium – available in-person and via Zoom. For those attending in person, UNMC/Nebraska Medicine is committed to enhanced levels of cleanliness, attendance limits, and physical distancing meeting protocols. Mandatory masks will be required when joining the symposium.

In-Person 

UNMC Truhlsen Campus Events Center
619 S 42nd Street, Omaha, NE 68198

Via Zoom

This symposium will be delivered via Zoom which you will need to install on your desktop, tablet, or smartphone. Instructions on how to access the webstream will be sent to registered participants via email a few days prior to the start of the symposium.


Continuing Education Credits

JA Provider MarkIn support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by University of Nebraska Medical Center and Nebraska Medicine. 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.

Physicians

The University of Nebraska Medical Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nurses

7.0 Contact Hours 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.

Dietitians and Licensed Medical Nutrition Therapists

CEUs for continuing education credit will be applied for through the Commission on Dietetic Registration of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.


Registration Information

Registration Fees 

*To receive the fellows/resident/student rate, send an email to Bailey Wrenn verifying your student status.

Once online registration is closed, you will only be able to register on-site for the walk-in fee of $170. Please note that walk-in registrations will only be accepted if space is available; meals are not guaranteed.


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Cancel/Refund Policy

Cancellations must be made in writing and sent by mail, fax, or email to the UNMC Center for Continuing Education. A refund of the registration fee, less $30 processing fee, will be given if the request is received by Sep. 23, 2022. No refund will be given after this date.


Questions?

Please contact Bailey Wrenn, MA via email.

If you need assistance with online registration, please call our Registration Office at 402-559-5929.


Sponsors

This symposium is 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.