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2014 Living with Diabetes


Living with Diabetes
2014 - Registrartion is now CLOSED / SOLD-OUT
 
About:  This course is designed to sharpen pharmacists' diabetes management skills, so they can improve the level of care they provide diabetics - one of the nation's largest patient populations.  As the number of Americans with diabetes continues to grow, so does the opportunity for pharmacists to improve patient outcomes.
 
This program is offered as a Pre-Seminar program of the Pharmacy Practice Seminar (PPS) event.  For more information on PPS, please see the website at:
 
Registration for the Living with Diabetes course is open to any pharmacist.  Registration for PPS is not required.  
 
PPS participants must register separately for this program. 
 
Additional information for this Living with Diabetes course is available at this website:
https://www.utexas.edu/pharmacy/ce/conferences/pps/pre.html
 
 

UT Preceptor Discount:  $120.00
 
Current UT Preceptors should use the coupon code:  "2014utpreceptor" in the coupon box on the registration screen to obtain discount.  Must be a registered and currently practicing UT Preceptor to receive discount.  

 

Date: Sep 12, 2014 10:00 AM - 03:45 PM

Fee

$160.00

CE Hours

4.50

CE Units

0.450

Registration closes on Sep 13, 2014 11:59 PM

Target Audience(s)

  • Pharmacists
  • Pharmacy Technicians

Accreditation(s)

Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education
The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.
 

Requirements for CE Credit

The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. This activity is approved for 4.5 contact hours (0.45 CEUs) of continuing education credit. In order to receive 4.5 hours of CE credit, the atendee must participate in all sessions of the activity, and complete the online Evaluations for each session on this website at the conclusion of the program. Specific ACPE credit numbers and hours are noted in Agenda. CPE credit will be issued through CPE Monitor approximately 2 to 3 business days upon successful completion of the online evaluations. 
 

 

Registration closes on Sep 13, 2014 at 11:59 PM

Registration Closed  

Objectives

  • Identify the environmental triggers and determinants of type 1 diabetes.
  • Explain the issues specific to the pediatric diabetes population.
  • Identify risk factors for diabetes & glucose intolerance in pediatric & adolescent patients.

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Elizabeth O. Hand, Pharm.D., BCPS picture

Elizabeth O. Hand, Pharm.D., BCPS
Clinical Assistant Professor - Pediatrics, The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharm

Activity Number

0067-0000-14-033-L01-P/T
Date: 09/12/14
Time: 10:15 AM - 11:15 AM

CE Hours

1.00
Registration Closed  

Registration Closed  

Objectives

  • Differentiate food groups based on their impact on glycemic control.
  • Describe the concept of basic carbohydrate counting.
  • Apply basic carbohydrate counting concepts to a diabetic meal plan

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Laurajo Ryan picture

Laurajo Ryan, Pharm.D., MSc, BCPS, CDE
Clinical Associate Professor, UT Austin College of Pharmacy / UTHSCSA


Brief Bio : Ryan practices in the area of Adult Internal Medicine, primarily in the acute treatment of the hospitalized patient. Her principal interests include diabetes, nutrition and cirrhosis.

Activity Number

0067-0000-14-034-H01-P/T
Date: 09/12/14
Time: 11:15 AM - 12:15 PM

CE Hours

1.00
Registration Closed  

Registration Closed  

Objectives

  • Identify the strength and weaknesses of traditional hypoglycemic agents.
  • Compare and contrast the risks and benefits of novel hypoglycemic agents.
  • Develop a treatment algorithm for treating a patient with type 2 diabetes.

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Bryson Duhon, Pharm.D. picture

Bryson Duhon, Pharm.D.
Clinical Assistant Professor, The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharm

Activity Number

0067-0000-14-035-L01-P/T
Date: 09/12/14
Time: 01:00 PM - 01:45 PM

CE Hours

0.75
Registration Closed  

Registration Closed  

Objectives

  • Summarize the appropriate steps to successfully initiate & titrate insulin therapy.
  • Describe the risk and appropriate treatment of hypoglycemia.

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Jodie Gee picture

Jodie Gee, Pharm.D.

Activity Number

0067-0000-14-036-L01-P/T
Date: 09/12/14
Time: 01:45 PM - 02:15 PM

CE Hours

0.50
Registration Closed  

Registration Closed  

Objectives

  • Assess the difference & similarities in the treatment of hyperglycemic crises.
  • Compare the presentation & treatment of hyperglycemic crises in adults vs pediatrics.

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Laurajo Ryan picture

Laurajo Ryan, Pharm.D., MSc, BCPS, CDE
Clinical Associate Professor, UT Austin College of Pharmacy / UTHSCSA


Brief Bio : Ryan practices in the area of Adult Internal Medicine, primarily in the acute treatment of the hospitalized patient. Her principal interests include diabetes, nutrition and cirrhosis.

Activity Number

0067-0000-14-037-L01-P/T
Date: 09/12/14
Time: 02:30 PM - 03:00 PM

CE Hours

0.50
Registration Closed  

Registration Closed  

Objectives

  • List drugs that may not be appropriate to use in hospitalized patients with diabetes.
  • Describe the pitfalls associated with the use of "sliding scales" insulin regimens.
  • Discuss a strategy for transiting the patient from hospital to home.

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Bryson Duhon, Pharm.D. picture

Bryson Duhon, Pharm.D.
Clinical Assistant Professor, The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharm

Activity Number

0067-0000-14-038-L01-P/T
Date: 09/12/14
Time: 03:00 PM - 03:15 PM

CE Hours

0.25
Registration Closed  

Registration Closed  

Objectives

  • Critically discuss case-based participant questions.

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Bryson Duhon, Pharm.D. picture

Bryson Duhon, Pharm.D.
Clinical Assistant Professor, The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharm

Elizabeth O. Hand, Pharm.D., BCPS picture

Elizabeth O. Hand, Pharm.D., BCPS
Clinical Assistant Professor - Pediatrics, The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharm

Jodie Gee picture

Jodie Gee, Pharm.D.

Laurajo Ryan picture

Laurajo Ryan, Pharm.D., MSc, BCPS, CDE
Clinical Associate Professor, UT Austin College of Pharmacy / UTHSCSA


Brief Bio : Ryan practices in the area of Adult Internal Medicine, primarily in the acute treatment of the hospitalized patient. Her principal interests include diabetes, nutrition and cirrhosis.

Activity Number

0067-0000-14-039-L01-P/T
Date: 09/12/14
Time: 03:15 PM - 03:45 PM

CE Hours

0.50
Registration Closed  

Registration Closed  

Date: 09/12/14
Time: 03:45 PM - 03:45 PM
Registration Closed