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An Overview of Practical Medication Management for Patients with Diabetes, Part 1

 

During this 60 minute webinar, dietitians will receive a review of pathophysiology of diabetes and evaluate therapy needed of Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes. They will be able to understand standards of care for the treatment of type 2 diabetes and discuss guidelines for medication therapy for type 2 diabetes.

Sponsored by: Janssen-Johnson & Johnson Healthcare Systems, Inc.

Presented on: Thursday, November 17, 2016, 11:00am-12:00pm CST (12pm-1pm EST)

Presenter: 

Samuel Grossman

Samuel S. Grossman, BS. PHARM, PHARM.D. CDE

Dr. Samuel Grossman is a doctor of Pharmacy and a Board Certified Diabetes Educator with over 22 years of experience in educating patients and healthcare professionals about diabetes related therapies. He is the recipient of the 2012 "Diabetes Educator of the Year" award from AADE New Jersey coordinating body for promoting diabetes awareness in the community, and the recipient of the 2013 "Specialty Pharmacist of the Year Award", awarded as part of the Next Generation Pharmacist award Program for educating pharmacists and other healthcare professionals nationwide about diabetes related therapies.

Furthermore, Dr. Samuel Grossman serves as an Adjunct Associate Professor at Hunter-Bellevue School of Nursing of the City University of New York; Clinical Assistant Professor of Pharmacy at Arnold & Marie Schwartz College of Pharmacy of Long Island University; and Adjunct faculty at Skaggs School of Pharmacy of the University of Colorado. Dr. Grossman has published numerous publications in the area of diabetes therapy and has given many presentations nationwide about this topic.

 

Credits: 1 CEU, Level 2   CEU Codes: TBD

Objectives: 

After completing this webinar, participants will be able to:
  1. Review pathophysiology of diabetes.
  2. Evaluate therapy for type 1 diabetes.
  3. Evaluate oral therapy for type 2 diabetes.
  4. Review standards of care for the treatment of type 2 diabetes.
  5. Discuss guidelines for medication therapy for type 2 diabetes.

 

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

Recording Available Here!