Monday, April 6, 2015

Advanced Diabetes Practice for Primary Care on April 10, 2015

Advanced Diabetes Practice for Primary Care April 10, 2015

5.75 CME’s Physicians, Physician Assistants, Nurses, Dieticians, Pharmacists, and Certified Diabetes Educators

Hilton Garden Inn Denver Tech Center
7675 East Union Ave.,
Denver, Colorado, 80237

March 3- April 9 Cost: $110 | April 10 Onsite Registration: $120
Pre- Register online at

Learning Objectives:
·         Identify technological advancements in diabetes care to improve glycemic control.
·         Describe current treatment options for patients with diabetes, including how to incorporate new agents.
·         Explain the potential impact of exercise on mortality and exercise dysfunction in diabetes.
·         Indicate how nutrition therapy impacts the success of intensive diabetes management.
·         Identify treatments to optimize weight-loss in patients with diabetes.
·         Describe current recommendations and treatment options to reduce cardiovascular disease in patients with diabetes.

Conference Schedule (subject to change)
7:45 am- 8:30 am
Registration & Exhibits

8:30 am- 8:45 am
Welcome | Ann Wells, MD, Director Chronic Care Solutions, Kaiser Permanente

8:45 am- 9:30 am
Get the Skinny on Weight Loss | Holly Wyatt, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine and Medical Director of the Centers for Obesity Research and Education at the University of Colorado Hospital

9:30 am- 10:30 am
Newer Agents & Technologies to Improve Patient Outcomes | Lindy Buckley, MD and Lori Gerard, MD both Endocrinology at Diabetes and Thyroid Center, Denver, CO

10:30 am- 10:45 am
Team Based Care | Kathy Shaw, DNP, RN, CDE, Connie Valdez, PharmD, MSEd, BCPS And Emily Gamm, MSW

11:15 am- 11:45 am
Cultural Competency in Treating Diabetes | Anibal Martinez, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of Colorado and Rose Family Medicine

11:45 am- 12:30 pm
Lunch & Exhibits

12:30 pm- 1:15 pm
Nutrition Management for Treating Diabetes | Jenny Madrid, MPH, RD, CDE, BC-ADM, Diabetes Education Coordinator, University of Colorado Hospital

1:15 pm- 2:15 pm
Cardiovascular Update/ Lipids for Diabetes | Marc-Andre Cornier, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Diabetes, University of Colorado

2:15 pm- 2:30 pm
Break & Exhibits

2:30 pm- 3:15 pm
Advanced Insulin Management and Delivery | Cecilia C. Low Wang, MD, FACP, Associate Professor of Medicine Director, Glucose Management Team, University of Colorado Hospital. Associate Director, Fellowship/Education, Division Endocrinology, Metabolism and Diabetes, Department of Medicine, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus/ School of Medicine Medical Safety Officer, CPC Clinical

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