Know Diabetes by Heart™ Professional Education Webinar Series focuses on the link between cardiovascular disease (CVD) and type 2 diabetes (T2D). The series will consist of relevant cutting-edge topics such as up-to-date standards of care, guidelines and their implications for T2D and CVD, and approaches to shared decision making — among other topics.
- Webinar 7: Overcoming Barriers to DSMES Referral and TreatmentDiabetes self-management education and support (DSMES) services addresses the comprehensive blend of clinical, educational, psychosocial, and behavioral aspects of care needed for daily self-management and provides the foundation to help all people with diabetes navigate their daily self-care with confidence, have their questions answered and improved outcomes.
- Webinar 6: Maximizing Patient Outcomes: Navigating Common Barriers to Diabetes Treatment and AdherenceJoin us and hear from leading experts: Nancy D'Hondt RPh, CDCES, FADCES, Clinical Pharmacist Ascension Health, St. John Hospital and Medical Center, Joshua J. Joseph M.D., Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, Suzanne Steinbaum, M.D , Director of Women's Heart Health of Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City, and* Clipper F. Young, PharmD, MPH, CDCES, BC-ADM, BCGP*, Associate Professor and Clinical Pharmacist, Touro University California College of Osteopathic Medicine, on how they address these common barriers in the management of type 2 diabetes and CVD risk.
- Webinar 5 – Complex Cases in the Management and Treatment of Patients with T2D and High CVD RiskThe management of patients with type 2 diabetes patients have evolved in last year, partly as a result of favorable EMPA-REG, CANVAS, and DECLARE TIMI-58 clinical trials.
- Webinar 4 – Management of Type 2 Diabetes and HypertensionJoin Keith C. Ferdinand, MD, FACC, FAHA, FASH, FNLA, Professor of Clinical Medicine at the Tulane University Heart and Vascular Institute and Ian de Boer, MD, MS, Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Nephrology Adjunct Associate Professor, Epidemiology at the University of Washington as they review current guidelines, barriers in hypertension and diabetes management, and clinical solutions to reduce those barriers.
- Webinar 3 – Managing Patients with Type 2 Diabetes: Approaches for Screening, Complication Management and TreatmentThis discussion will be led by our expert panelists, Neha J. Pagidipati, MD, MPH Assistant Professor of Medicine in Cardiology at Duke Clinical Research Institute and Julienne K. Kirk, PharmD, CDE, BCPS, Professor, Department of Family and Community Medicine at Wake Forest School of Medicine. They will review standard and novel approaches to assess for and reduce complications in patients with type 2 diabetes.
- Webinar 2 – Supporting Your Patients in Managing their CV Risk through Lifestyle ManagementExperts, Gretchen Youssef, MS, RD, CDE, Program Director, MedStar Diabetes Institute and Cindy Lamendola, MSN, NP Nurse Practitioner and Clinical Research Nurse Coordinator Stanford University School of Medicine will discuss innovative diabetes self-management education and support (DSMES), medical nutrition therapy (MNT), physical activity, smoking cessation counseling and patient-centered care to improve overall outcomes applicable to your patients.
- Webinar 1 – Translating Guidelines into PracticeJoin Dr. William Cefalu from the American Diabetes Association and Dr. Eduardo Sanchez from the American Heart Association as they discuss the latest guidelines on patient care and the practical things you need to know to incorporate them into your practice.
- Webinar 7: Overcoming Barriers to DSMES Referral and Treatment