Type 1 Diabetes: New and Emerging Therapeutic Strategies to Address Unmet Needs

A CME Dinner Program

Phoenix, AZ – December 6, 2018

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Interactive & Engaging

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Expert Faculty

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1.50 CME Credits

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Cutting Edge Education

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Buffet Dinner

A CME DINNER PROGRAM
EXPERIENCE

For Healthcare Professionals

 

When:

Thursday, December 6, 2018

6:00pm – Registration opens

6:30pm – Dinner is served

7:00pm – Program begins

Where:

The Biltmore Arizona

2400 E. Missouri Avenue

Phoenix, AZ 85010

How Much:

This program is complimentary however pre-registration is required to attend.

Registration is limited to only 175 professionals. Register early, this program will sell out.

Parking: Complimentary (does not include valet)

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CME WITH TCOYD

The most cutting-edge DIABETES education for HEALTHCARE PROVIDERS

 

  • LEARN from the nations LEADING experts in diabetes treatment
  • Earn 1.50 CME CREDITS
  • Enjoy a delicious BUFFET DINNER
  • Receive a DOWNLOADABLE slide deck of the speaker presentation
  • Most importantly, help YOUR PATIENTS reach their treatment goals

Program Overview:

This program aims to educate healthcare professionals about the unmet needs of individuals living with type 1 diabetes. The presentation will focus on the new adjunctive therapeutic options and strategies to improve clinical care of this very difficult condition in order to achieve adequate glycemic control, including time in range, and improve other important related conditions. In addition to insulin strategies for type 1 diabetes and the use of continuous glucose monitoring, the recent clinical data from the use of sodium glucose transporter (SGLT) inhibitors in type 1 diabetes will be discussed in detail.

WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT TO LEARN

After attending this premier DIABETES EDUCATIONAL PROGRAM you should be able to:

  • Summarize approaches to initiating, switching and adjusting basal and prandial insulins for improved glycemic control.
  • Discuss physician and patient-directed insulin titration strategies used in clinical practice, which are different from those used in type 2 diabetes.
  • Outline the most up to date clinical information on therapies other than insulin, including SGLT-2 and SGLT-1/2 inhibitors, for people with type 1 diabetes other than insulin.
  • Describe practical considerations for initiating therapies other than insulin in type 1 diabetes.
  • Discuss the information that continuous glucose monitoring technology provides.
  • Describe effective therapeutic adjustments based on the trending or rate of change (ROC) arrows provided by CGM data.

Interactive Education

Cutting-Edge Research

Expert Speakers

I attend every time a CME Dinner Program comes to my city. I always learn something new and the speakers are knowledgeable & entertaining.

– CME Dinner Conference Participant 2017

T1 Evening Schedule

  • DECEMBER 6, 2018
6:00PM - 6:30PMRegistration Opens
Be sure to check in at the registration tables outside of the venue in order to claim your CME credits.
6:30PM - 7:00PMDinner
Vegetarian and gluten-free options will be available
7:00PM - 8:20PMLecture - Type 1 Diabetes: New and Emerging Therapeutic Strategies to Address Unmet Needs Diabetes
8:20PM - 8:30PMQuestion & Answer Session
Speakers will invite audience members to ask questions & get clarification on any options discussed
8:30PMAdjourn!

 

 

Location

Speakers & Faculty

*extra-relatable faculty (they’re living with type 1)

*Steven V. Edelman, MD
TCOYD Founder & Director

Dr. Edelman is the founder and director of Taking Control Of Your Diabetes (TCOYD), a professor of medicine in the Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism at the University of California, San Diego (UCSD) and the Veterans Affairs (VA) Healthcare System of San Diego. He is also the director of the Diabetes Care Clinic at the VA Medical Center. Dr. Edelman, who has type 1 diabetes himself, has written more than 200 articles, five books, and has won numerous awards for teaching and humanitarianism. He has been chosen by the medical students at UCSD as the ‘teacher of the year’ numerous times. Among his many honors, Dr. Edelman has received the ‘Diabetes Educator Of The Year’ award by the American Diabetes Association, the ‘Distinction in Endocrinology’ award by the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists, and named ‘Top 1% of U.S. Endocrinologists’ by US News and World Report.

*Jeremy Pettus, MD
Type 1 Track Co-Director, Endocrinologist, Assistant Professor of Medicine, UCSD School of Medicine

Dr Jeremy Pettus was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes when he was 15 years old.  Since that time he has dedicated his career to educating and treating others like himself.  He is currently an Endocrinologist and Assistant Professor of Medicine at the University of California, San Diego.  There, he focuses primarily on clinical trials to develop and test new and innovative therapies for people living with diabetes.  These include studies ranging from medications to reverse or slow the disease once it occurs, to islet cell transplantation strategies, to device studies such as artificial pancreas technology.  As somebody who has the disease himself, sees patients with type 1, and is actively working on curing/treating the disease, we are honored to have him as our Type 1 Track director.  Dr. Pettus travels across the country and the world meeting other leading physicians and scientists and brings this information directly to TCOYD conference participants.

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Presenter Slide Decks

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GET YOUR CME CREDITS HERE!

Attend the Event. Get the Code. Get Your Credits!

After you have attended the Dinner Program click below to claim your CME credit. Be sure to reference your credit access code, found in the materials you will receive on the night of the event.

ACCREDITATION INFORMATION

Accreditation

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Global Education Group (Global) and Taking Control of Your Diabetes.  Global is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

 

Physician Credit Designation

Global Education Group designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 

Nursing Continuing Education

Global Education Group is accredited with distinction as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

This educational activity for 1.5 contact hours is provided by Global Education Group. Nurses should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 

Pharmacist Accreditation Statement

Global Education Group is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

 

 

Credit Designation

Global Education Group designates this continuing education activity for 1.5 contact hour(s) (0.15 CEUs) of the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education. (Universal Activity Number - 0530—99-18-197-L01-P).

 

This is a knowledge based activity.

Cancelation Refund Policy

Need to cancel?  Email us at cancelmycme@tcoyd.org
If you know that you cannot make it PLEASE email and cancel so we can give your spot to someone else.

Acknowledgement of Commercial Support

This activity is supported by the following organizations:

Sanofi US and Lexicon Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

This activity is jointly provided by Global Education Group and Taking Control Of Your Diabetes.

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