Association of Diabetes Care & Education Specialists


Education & CE Opportunities

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.

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
  • 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

2020 Dates and Locations

August 13, 2020

ADCES20 preconference course

Registration through ADCES20 site


Members $245
Nonmembers  $295 
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