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Ask the Experts: A Controversial Dialogue in Diabetes

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Wednesday, February 19, 2014
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Accreditation for Pharmacists

The American Society of Health-System Pharmacists is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. This activity provides 1 hour (0.1 CEU) of continuing pharmacy education credit (activity # 0204-0000-14-470-L01-P).

For Nurse Practitioners

This program is approved for 1.0 contact hour(s) of continuing education (which includes .5 hours of pharmacology) by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners.  Program ID 1402097. This program was planned in accordance with AANP CE Standards and Policies and AANP Commercial Support Standards

For Nurses

Educational Review Systems is an approved provider of continuing education in nursing by ASNA, an accredited provider by the ANCC/Commission on Accreditation. Provider # 5-115.  This program is approved for 1 hour of continuing nursing education.

Educational Review Systems is also approved for nursing continuing education by the state of California, the state of Florida and the District of Columbia.

This activity is provided free of charge. Participants must participate in the entire presentation, submit an enrollment code (announced during the webinar), and complete the course evaluation to receive continuing credit. Participants will process CE credit online at http://elearning.ashp.org/my-activities, with the option of printing a CE certificate. CPE credit will be reported directly to CPE Monitor.

Methods and Format

This is a live web-based activity consisting of audio, presentation slides, and an activity evaluation tool. A live webinar brings the presentation to you. Listen to the speaker present in “real time” as you watch the slides on the screen. You will have the opportunity to ask the speaker questions at the end of the program. Please join the conference at least 5 minutes before the scheduled start time for important announcements.

Target Audience

This continuing education activity was planned to meet the needs of pharmacists, nurses, nurse practitioners, and diabetes educators.

Webinar Overview

A variety of appropriate diabetic treatment regimens exist, and as a result, clinicians often face challenges in making treatment decisions for specific patients. During this webinar, faculty will address some of these challenges from differing perspectives. Controversial topics will include sulfonylureas and cardiovascular disease, metformin in patients with renal dysfunction, clinical considerations with incretin agents, and avoiding noninsulin therapies in hospitalized diabetic patients.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this application-based continuing education activity, participants should be able to

Faculty

Susan Cornell, Pharm.D., CDE, FAPhA, FAADE
Assistant Director of Experiential Education
Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice
Midwestern University
Chicago College of Pharmacy
Downers Grove, Illinois

Curtis L. Triplitt, Pharm.D., CDE
Curtis L. Triplitt, Pharm.D., CDE
Associate Director, Diabetes Research Center, Texas Diabetes Institute
Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Diabetes
University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
San Antonio, Texas

Debbie Hinnen, APRN, BC-ADM, CDE, FAAN, FAADE
Director, Education Services
Mid-America Diabetes Associates
Wichita, Kansas

Viewing the Webinar as a Group

To arrange for colleagues to participate in this webinar as a group, one person serving as the group coordinator should register for the webinar. The group coordinator will receive an e-mail confirmation with instructions for joining the webinar. A few minutes before the webinar begins, the group coordinator should launch the webinar link. Once the webinar has been activated, the coordinator will have the option to open the audio via VoIP (Voice Over IP) on the webinar toolbar or use a touch tone phone with the provided dial-in information. At the conclusion of the activity, the group coordinator will complete a brief online evaluation and report the number of participants at that site. Each participant will process their own continuing education statements online.

Webinar System Requirements

Computer with speakers, internet access and basic system requirements. When you register, the webinar system will assess your system to ensure compatibility.

Voice Over IP (VoIP) via your computer or telephone to dial the toll-free number and listen to the presentation (if you choose not to use VoIP).

Be sure to view the webinar system requirements for Windows, Mac, iOS, and Android prior to the activity.