Comparing Effectiveness of Medication for Adults with Type 2 Diabetes

Release Date 8/27/2013
Review Date 8/27/2014
Expiration Date 8/27/2015

 



Program Overview

AADE is pleased to offer this webinar comparing the effectiveness of current medications for adults with type 2 diabetes. Our three expert presenters will provide information and guidance based on comparative effectiveness research (CER) conducted on diabetes medications. They will discuss what comparative effectiveness research (CER) is and provide examples of CER on diabetes treatments. The presenters will also discuss non-insulin agents available for type 2 diabetes and share how CER can be applied to the development of treatment goals.

Program Purpose

The purpose of this webinar is to enable the learner to become more knowledgeable about comparative effectiveness research that has been conducted on diabetes medications.

Learning Objectives

At the end of this presentation, the participant will be able to:

  • Define comparative effectiveness research (CER)
  • List examples of CER on diabetes treatment
  • Discuss non-insulin agents available for type 2 diabetes, including mechanisms of action, benefits and risks for each individual agent
  • Demonstrate how comparative effectiveness research can be applied to development of treatment goals and therapeutic options for adult patients with type 2 diabetes

Intended Audience

The AADE Webinars are knowledge-based activities designed for individual diabetes educators, including RNs, RDs, Pharmacists, Nurse Practitioners, Clinical Nurse Specialists, Physician Assistants, MDs, and other healthcare providers interested in staying up to date on current practices of care for their patients with diabetes and other related conditions.

Faculty

Miriam Chan, PharmD, CDE
Director of Research & EBM, Department of Medical Education
Riverside Methodist Hospital
Columbus, OH

Rosalyn Marcus, DPM, RN, CDE
Coordinator, Diabetes Resource Center
Baltimore, MD

Mansur Shomali, MD, CM
Physician
MedStar Union Memorial Hospital
Baltimore, MD

 

Accreditation Statements

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Registered Nurses

The American Association of Diabetes Educators is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

This educational program will provide 1.5 contact hours of continuing education credit.

AADE is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the California Board of Registered Nursing (CEP # 10977).

AADE is an Iowa Board of Nursing approved provider, # 366. This program provides 0.18 CEUs (1 contact hour = 50 minutes). This certificate must be retained by the licensee for a period of four years.

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Registered Dietitians

The American Association of Diabetes Educators is a Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Accredited Provider with the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR). Registered dietitians (RDs) and dietetic technicians, registered (DTRs) will receive 1.5 of continuing professional education units (CPEUs) for completion of this program/material.

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Registered Pharmacists

The American Association of Diabetes Educators is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. This program provides 1.5 contact hours (0.15 CEUs) of continuing education credit.

ACPE Universal Program Number: 0069-9999-13-481-H01-P
Effective Dates: 8/27/2013 - 8/27/2015

Faculty Disclosures

It is the policy of the American Association of Diabetes Educators to require that anyone who has an opportunity to affect continuing education activities content (e.g. authors, presenters and program planners) with products or services from a commercial interest with which s/he has financial relationships, discloses those financial relationship/s with commercial entities to participants.

Disclosure of a relationship is not intended to suggest or condone bias in any presentation, but is made to provide participants with information that might be of potential importance to their evaluation of a presentation.

Relevant disclosures (or lack thereof) among educational activity planners and faculty are as follows

Speakers:

  • Miriam Chan, Columbus, OH, has no relevant financial disclosures to report
  • Rosalyn Marcus, Baltimore, MD, has no relevant financial disclosures to report
  • Mansur Shomali, Baltimore, MD, has no relevant financial disclosures to report

Planners:

  • Dawn Haglund, AADE, Chicago, IL, has no relevant financial disclosures to report
  • Debra Janiszewski, AADE, Chicago, IL, has no relevant financial disclosures to report
  • Jill S. Walsh, AADE, Chicago, IL, has no relevant financial disclosures to report

The approval of this educational offering by the AADE does not imply endorsement of specific therapies, treatments, or products discussed in the presentations.

CE Credit Information

To receive a Statement of Credit, you must review the full content of the program and complete the course evaluation.  Statements of Credit will be issued electronically following completion of the webcast.

Pricing

Member: Free
Nonmember: $45

Sponsorship or Commercial Support

This program is sponsored by AADE and funded by a grant from AHRQ.

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