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Comprehensive Diabetes Guideline Review and Device Workshop

Live Webinar
March 22, 2021 | 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm EST

This activity is designed to meet the educational needs of healthcare professionals working to treat and support patients in the management of diabetes.

Registration is required if you would like to earn ACPE credit for attending.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:

  • Review the current ADA guidelines for the management of type 2 diabetes to optimize outcomes in patients  with type 2 diabetes and atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease (ASCVD), heart failure and chronic kidney disease.
  • Identify drug therapy options for patients with type 2 diabetes with consideration to avoiding hypoglycemia and  weight gain and minimizing cost. 
  • Demonstrate appropriate injection and administration technique of multiple devices (e.g. insulins, GLP-1RAs, glucagon,and pen  needles) . 
  • Explain the value of continuous glucose monitor downloads and develop suggestions for medication  adjustments. 

Presenter

Jennifer Goldman, RPh, PharmD, CDE, BC-ADM, FCCP:
Jennifer Goldman, RPh, PharmD, CDE, BC-ADM, FCCP, has been a pharmacist for over 30 years and joined the faculty at MCPHS University in 1997. She received her BS in Pharmacy in 1990 and her Doctorate in Pharmacy in 1996, both from MCPHS University. She completed a residency with a focus in primary care at the Boston VA Medical Center in 1997 and is board certified in advanced diabetes management (BC-ADM) and is a certified diabetes educator (CDE). She is a fellow of the American College of Clinical Pharmacists (FCCP). She was clinical pharmacy faculty at Tufts University Family Residency Program from 1997 to 2011. Dr. Goldman is currently Professor of Pharmacy Practice and coordinates and teaches in various therapeutics courses in the pharmacy and physician assistant programs. She has maintained a practice in family and internal medicine with a focus in diabetes and cardiovascular disease since 1997. She practices at Well Life Medical in Peabody, MA. She is an academic preceptor for MCPHS University PharmD candidates and the academic fellowship preceptor for MCPHS University/Becton Dickinson fellows in diabetes care. She has served on various statewide and national organizational committees and boards. Her research interests are in the area of diabetes, cardiovascular disease and the scholarship of teaching with multiple publications and invited presentations in these areas.

There is no fee to attend this event.

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Universal Activity Number: 0026-0000-21-120-L01-P | Application-based

Accreditation

MCPHS University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. MCPHS designates this educational activity for a total of 1.5 contact hours (0.15 CEUs).

Requirements for Credit

Partial credit will not be awarded. To claim credit participants must log into their profile on MCPHS CE portal and insert the specific activity code for this webinar in order to access and complete the evaluation. CE credit will be automatically uploaded to CPE Monitor upon completion of the evaluation and posted to the participant’s NABP account within 72 hours.

Attendance will be verified. Credit will not be issued to participants who join the meeting more than 15 minutes after the start of the meeting or to those who depart early. Credit cannot be awarded to individuals who complete the activity evaluation more than 60 days post activity.

Evaluation

All participants will have the opportunity to review the educational session and speakers, and to identify future educational needs.

Statement of Disclosure

MCPHS University adheres to the ACPE Standards for Integrity and Independence in Continuing Education. It is the policy of MCPHS University that the speakers and planning committee members disclose all financial relationships with ineligible companies, and that relevant conflicts of interest are resolved. Speakers will disclose any unlabeled/unapproved use of drugs or devices during their presentation.

No funding from industry provided for this event. No exhibitors will be present.
Jennifer Goldman, PharmD holds no relevant financial relationship with ineligible companies.
All CE staff members have no relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies to disclose.

 
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