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Type 2 Diabetes: Four Critical Times to Refer, Assess, and Adjust

 

During this 60 minute webinar, dietitians will be able to describe the four critical times to assess, provide, adjust, and refer for diabetes self-management education/support, and MNT as described in the position statement. They will be able to list five guiding principles of initial and ongoing DSME/S. Dietitians will also be able to list the benefits of DSME/S, and will be able to identify resources that support the implementation of the Joint Position Statement on DSME.

 

Presented on: Thursday, March 9, 2017, 11:30am-12:30pm CST

Presenters: 

 

Maggie Powers

Margaret A. Powers, PhD, RD, CDE Maggie Powers' clinical practice at the International Diabetes Center in Minneapolis, MN focuses on adults with all types of diabetes - type 1, type 2, gestational, and pre-diabetes. Her research focuses on health behaviors, eating patterns and performance improvement within health systems to improve diabetes outcomes. Dr. Powers is a published researcher, an international presenter, and has authered numerous articles and chapters, and published five books. Dr Powers served as 2016 President of Health Care & Education of the American Diabetes Association.

 

 

DCE webinar Melinda Maryniuk

Melinda Maryniuk, MEd, RD, CDE, FADA As Director of Care Programs for Joslin Innovations at the Joslin Diabetes Center in Boston, Massachusetts, Ms. Maryniuk is responsible for overseeing the clinical, educational, and quality improvement activities for the division as well as for domestic and international clinical partnerships. Ms. Maryniuk has worked in the field of diabetes education for over 35 years and has lectures and published extensively for both patient and professional audiences around the country and internationall. Melinda has a BS from the University of Tennessee-Knoxville and a MEd from Tufts University.

 

Amy hess fischl

Amy Hess Fischl, MS, RD, BC-ADM, CDE Amy Fischl is an advanced practice dietitian and coordinator for the University of Chicago Kovler Diabetes Center Teen Transition program, a unique diabetes program for adolescents and teens with diabetes. She speaks internationally on all diabetes topics, especially children and teens with diabetes, meal planning with diabetes, insulin pumps and continuous glucose monitors. She was named 2009 Diabetes Educator of the Year for DCE, received the 2015 Distinguished Service Award, and is a past Chair of DCE. She was on the writing group for the joint statement for DSME and is currently on the writing group for updating the National Standards for Diabetes Self-management Education.

 

Credits: 1 CEU, Level 1   CEU Codes: 3010, 3020, 5190, 5410

Objectives: 

After completing this webinar, participants will be able to:
  1. Describe the 4 critical times to assess, provide, adjust, and refer for diabetes self-management education and support, and MNT as described in the position statement.
  2. List the 5 Guiding Principles of Initial and Ongoing DSME/S.
  3. List the benefits of diabetes self-management education.
  4. Identify resources that support the implementation of the Joint Position Statement on DSME.

Cost: FREE for DCE Members / $40 for non-members

After your request has been approved, you'll receive instructions for joining the meeting. You must register to the Webinar using a computer or laptop, NOT a mobile device or tablet!

 

Recording Available Here!