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TCOYD Making the Connection Between Patients and Providers with Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes. (Santa Clara,CA- March 30, 2019)
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Activity Name: TCOYD Making the Connection Between Patients and Providers with Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes. (Santa Clara,CA- March 30, 2019)
Course Objectives: At course completion, participants should be able to:

  • Discuss the different pathophysiologic defects associated with type 2 diabetes and how pharmacologic agents address these specific abnormalities.
  • Summarize the recently published cardiovascular outcome trials (CVOTs) on oral and injectable type 2 medications and be able to discuss their implications in terms of clinical application.
  • Discuss approaches to combination therapy with the currently available oral agents including metformin, TZDs, an SFUs, SGLT-2 inhibitors, DPP4 inhibitors as well as GLP-1 receptor agonists.
  • Design rational and individualized treatment plans using mono- or combination therapy, including the optimal time for introducing each therapy.
  • Describe the advantages and limitations of modern insulin preparations and the various clinical strategies including combination therapy, split mixed, premixed, basal-bolus, and pump regimens.
  • Discuss patient-directed insulin titration strategies used in clinical practice for combination therapy and the basal bolus approach.
  • Review and describe the pathophysiology of type 2 diabetes as it relates to the role of newer medications such as incretin-based therapies and SGLT-2 inhibitors.
  • Outline the most up to date clinical information on GLP-1 receptor agonists and SGLT-2 inhibitors, including prescribing guidelines and safety issues.
  • Illustrate the physiologic secretion of insulin, glucagon, and amylin in the normal and diabetic state and propose a physiologic multiple daily injection regimen.
  • Identify appropriate candidates for pump therapy.
Location Information
Meeting Location: Santa Clara Convention Center
Meeting Location URL:
Location Address: 5001 Great America Parkway
Location City: Santa Clara
Location State: CA
Location Postal Code: 95054
Location Country: US
Activity Information
Start Date: 3/30/2019
End Date: 3/30/2019
Fees: $50 - $65
Meeting URL:
Credit Information
Credit Amount: 6.25
Credit Unit: Credits
Accreditation: ACCME - Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education > AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
Activity Learning Format: Live Activity
Sponsor Name: UC San Diego School of Medicine
Sponsor Address: 9500 Gilman Drive, MC0947
Sponsor City: La Jolla
Sponsor State: CA
Sponsor Postal Code: 92093
Sponsor Country: US
Sponsor Phone: +1-858-534-3940
Sponsor Email:
Contact Information
Contact Name: Taking Control of Your Diabetes (TCOYD)
Contact Phone: 800-998-2693

Type:     Live Activity
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