Education & Career

Pharmacology Boot Camp

Get a crash course in the pharmacology and pathophysiology of diabetes with the Pharmacology Boot Camp and earn 4 CE. Whether you are new to diabetes education and need to learn more about insulin versus non-insulin medications for your patients, or if you need a refresher on the latest drug classes, the Pharmacology Boot Camp is just what you need to strengthen your diabetes medication knowledge.

Here's what to expect:

Normal Physiology and Pathophysiology

  • The major classifications of diabetes: type 1, type 2 and gestational
  • Normal physiology and pathology vs what changes in diabetes
  • Contemporary screening guidelines for diabetes for the various population

Pharmacology of Diabetes

  • Comprehensive overview of the medication classes:

Metformin

Meglitinides

Sulfonylureas

Alpha Glucosidase Inhibitors (AGI’s)

Thiazolidinediones “TZD’s”

Dopamine Agonists

DPP-4 inhibitors

Bile Acid Sequestrants

GLP-1 Receptor Agonists

Amylin-mimetic

SGLT2 inhibitors

 

  • Potential advantages and disadvantages these medications
  • Applying knowledge of diabetes medications to identify and correct drug related issues in patients

Insulin Management

  • Insulin preparation and specialty products (U500)
  • Insulin use for type 1 and type 2 diabetes
  • Dosage, mixing and treatment options with insulin
  • Pattern management

Pricing‚Äč

Members                       

$245                  

Nonmembers

$295

2017 Dates & Locations

Indianapolis, IN

Thursday, August 3, 2017

This course is co-located with the AADE Annual Meeting. Space is limited. Registration opens March 2017.

Space is limited. Registration opens March 2017.

 

Space is limited. Registration opens March 2017.

 

Space is limited. Registration opens March 2017.

 

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