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Raising the Bar in Treating Diabetes


April 26, 2022
8:30 am - 12:00 pm
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April 26

April 28

Join nationally recognized speakers for this two-part webinar series on April 26 and 28 from 8:30 a.m. - noon.

April 26, 2022

8:30 -10:00:  Engaging and retaining participation to implement effective and sustainable diabetes education and prevention programs and services. Sacha Uelmen, RDN, CDCES

10:00-10:15: Break

10:15- 11:15:  Addressing Problematic Medication Adherence in Diabetes.  William Polonsky, PhD, CDCES

11:15-11:50:  American Heart Association, Know Diabetes by Hear: Tools and Resources.  Katie Cordes, MBA, BSN

11:50 -12:00: Questions and Answers and Wrap -Up

April 28, 2022

8:30-9:30: Creating a Successful Exercise Program for an Individual with Diabetes and Limited Physical Abilities. Karen Kemmis, PT, RN, DPT, MS, CDE

9:30 -10:30: The Explosion of Diabetes Technology. Diana Isaacs. Pharm D,BCPS, BC-ADM, CDCES, FADCES, FCCP

10:30-10:45: Break

10:45-11:50: The 2022 Diabetes Update: What’s New? Susan Cornell, BS, Pharm.D., CDCES, FAPhA, FADCES

11:50- 12:00: Questions and Answers and Wrap Up

Cost: $25.00 per individual or $135 per facility.  VIP subscribers: no charge

Continuing education credit: 3.0 nurse contact hours for each session. 3.0 credit hours per session for social workers, dietitians and nutritionist.

Funding is provided by the Illinois Department of Public Health through a grant from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Improving the Health of Illinoisans through Prevention and Management of Diabetes, Heart Disease and Stroke (CDC-DP18-1815).