2.50 / AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM 2.50 / ANCC Contact Hours
Provided by the Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower
Supported by an educational grant from Novo Nordisk Inc.
This activity is supported by an independent educational grant from Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and Lilly USA, LLC.
Mayer Davidson, MD, and Vivian Fonseca, MD, provide their perspectives on the clinical importance of 10 posters presented at the 77th Scientific Sessions of the American Diabetes Association from June 9-13, 2017. Drs. Davidson and Fonseca summarize the latest research developments on key mechanisms in the pathogenesis of type 2 diabetes mellitus and how they are modified by basal and prandial insulins and glucagon-like peptide-1 receptor agonists. In addition, Drs. Davidson and Fonseca provide their insight into the clinical implications of clinical trial results regarding the efficacy, safety, and tolerability of recently available and investigational injectable medications for diabetes mellitus.
This activity was developed for endocrinologists, primary care physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, and other healthcare providers who wish to improve the care they provide to persons with type 1 or type 2 diabetes.
At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be better able to:
Summarize the latest research developments in the treatment of type 1 and type 2 diabetes with insulin and other injectable therapies
Incorporate evidence-based research into clinical practice
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Mayer Davidson, MD Professor of Medicine Charles R. Drew University David Geffen School of Medicine University of California, Los Angeles Los Angeles, CA
Dr. Davidson has no significant relationships to disclose.
Vivian Fonseca, MD Professor of Medicine and Pharmacology Tullis-Tulane Alumni Chair in Diabetes Chief, Section of Endocrinology Tulane University Health Sciences Center New Orleans, LA
Dr. Fonseca discloses the following: Research Support: Asahi, Bayer Consultant: AstraZeneca, Eli Lilly, Intarcia, Novo Nordisk, Sanofi Aventis, Takeda
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Annenberg Center for Health Sciences John Bayliss, VP, Business Development, spouse is an employee of Amgen, Inc; all other staff at the Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower have no relevant commercial relationships to disclose.
Additional content planners: Gene Cullen, MD (peer reviewer): No significant relationships to disclose Greg Scott, PharmD (medical writer): No significant relationships to disclose Sally Schermer, BSN, MBA (lead nurse planner): No significant relationships to disclose
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM
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The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower designates this enduring material for a maximum of 2.50 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM . Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
CNE Contact Hour(s)
The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
A maximum of 2.50 contact hours may be earned for successful completion of this activity.
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