Well-Woman Exam Reveals Risk for Pre-Diabetes

Des Moines, IA US
December 3, 2015
Registration


There is no cost to attend.

Two attendance options:

  • Des Moines University - No registration necessary.
  • Online - click here

Target Audience

DMU faculty, staff, students, residents, and the medical community.

Purpose

An image of the word Diabetes being highlighted.According to a new study published in JAMA, nearly half of U.S. adults have diabetes or prediabetes which puts them at high risk of getting type 2 diabetes. From 2011 to 2012, nearly 14 percent of adults had diagnosed or undiagnosed type 2 diabetes and about 38 percent had diagnosed or undiagnosed prediabetes. The American Medical Association (AMA) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommend healthcare professionals screen and test their adult patients for prediabetes and refer patients with prediabetes to the National Diabetes Prevention Program. 

Learning Objectives

  1. Correlate patient history and physical findings to the care plan, examination, and subsequent actions.
  2. Identify and outline various medical opportunities that advance and improve clinical excellence of care.
  3. Present and exchange ideas from a multidisciplinary approach to patients, diagnoses, treatment and overall plan of care.
  4. Improve patient care provided by providers and staff through encouraging best practices.
  5. Project common understanding among a broad range of specialties which enhance a positive group culture.

Speakers

  • Erin Hinderaker, MS, RD, LD
    Clinical Dietitian, Des Moines University
  • Katie Jones, MPH, CHES
    Diabetes Primary Prevention Coordinator, Iowa Department of Public Health

Everyone in a position to control the content of this educational activity will disclose to the CME provider and to attendees all relevant financial relationships with any commercial interest.

Resources

Continuing Education Credit

  • MD: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Iowa Medical Society (IMS). Des Moines University (DMU) is accredited by the IMS to provide continuing medical education for physicians. DMU designates this live activity for 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • DO: Des Moines University (DMU) is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association (AOA). DMU and the AOA approve this activity for 1.0 hour of Category 1-A CME credit(s).
  • Other: This live activity is designated for 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AOA Category 1­A
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
  • 1.00 CE Contact Hours
Course opens: 
12/03/2015
Course expires: 
12/03/2015
Event starts: 
12/03/2015 - 7:00am
Event ends: 
12/03/2015 - 8:00am
Cost:
$0.00
Des Moines University
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Olsen Center
Des Moines, IA 50312
United States

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AOA Category 1­A
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
  • 1.00 CE Contact Hours

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
12/03/2015
Course expires: 
12/03/2015

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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