October 12, 2018 | 7 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
The Diabetes Update 2018 will be an update on diabetes management with emphasis on specialty populations.
This symposium is intended for physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, dietitians, and others who work with diabetes patients.
At the conclusion of this symposium, the participant should be better able to:
- Define implications of new diabetes medications and/or treatments
- Identify ADA guidelines regarding the importance of the psychosocial assessment to improve diabetes management
- Recognize 2018 ADA guidelines for preconception counseling and management of diabetes during pregnancy
- State current treatment of patients with chronic kidney disease and renal transplantation, both pre and post operatively
- State the management of nutrition and how it relates to everyday life
Continuing Education Credit
The University of Nebraska Medical Center, Center for Continuing Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The University of Nebraska Medical Center, Center for Continuing Education designates this live activity for a maximum of 7 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
7.0 Contact Hours Awarded
Nebraska Medicine is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Midwest Multistate Division, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
MW MSD Provider Approval # NE1019-5-364
You must be able to attend the entire presentation to receive contact hours. No partial credit will be provided.
Application has been submitted for 7 hours, Level 2 category to the Commission on Dietetic Registration for continuing professional education units (CPEU’s) pending approval.
Licensed Medical Nutrition Therapists application has been submitted to the State of Nebraska for 7 hours.
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.