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Course Director

James R. Gavin III, MD, PhD
James R. Gavin III, MD, PhD

Healing Our Village, Inc.
Emory University School of Medicine
Atlanta, Georgia

Faculty

John E. Anderson
John E. Anderson, MD

The Frist Clinic
Nashville, Tennessee

Lucia M. Novak
Lucia M. Novak, MSN, ANP-BC, BC-ADM, CDTC

Riverside Diabetes Center
Riverdale, Maryland

Accredited by

Penn State College of Medicine

Activity Details

Credit Types:CME
Credit Amount:1.0 Credits
Release Date:2019-Aug-30
Expiration Date:2020-Aug-29
Estimated Time for Completion:1 hour
Registration Required:No
Cost:Free of Charge

Activity Description and Educational Objectives

In this activity, experts in primary care, endocrinology, and diabetes education offer insights on providing patient-centered diabetes care and developing individualized treatment plans for patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM).

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be better able to:
  • Reconcile recommendations offered in evidence-based clinical guidelines focusing on individualized management of type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM)
  • Identify and assess patient factors and health status to appropriately individualize glycemic targets and antihyperglycemic therapy in patients with T2DM
  • Acknowledge the preferred role and placement of glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) receptor agonists and sodium glucose cotransporter 2 (SGLT2) inhibitors in current T2DM treatment algorithms

Target Audience

This activity has been designed to meet the educational needs of primary care physicians, endocrinologists, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and others involved in the management of patients with T2DM.

Requirements for Successful Completion

In order to receive credit, participants must view the activity and complete the post-test and evaluation form. There are no pre-requisites and there is no fee to participate in this activity or to receive CME credit. Statements of Credit are awarded upon successful completion of the post-test and evaluation form.

Media: Enduring Material
Release and Expiration Dates: August 30, 2019 - August 29, 2020
Time to Complete: 60 minutes

Faculty and Disclosure / Conflict of Interest Policy

In accordance with ACCME requirements, Penn State College of Medicine has a conflict of interest policy that requires faculty to disclose relevant financial relationships related to the content of their presentations/materials. Any potential conflicts are resolved so that presentations are evidence-based and scientifically balanced.

Course Director

James R. Gavin III, MD, PhD
Chief Medical Officer
Healing Our Village, Inc.
Clinical Professor of Medicine
Emory University School of Medicine
Atlanta, Georgia

James R. Gavin III, MD, PhD, has a financial interest/relationship or affiliation in the form of:
Consultant and/or Advisor for Abbott Diabetes Care Inc.; Intarcia Therapeutics, Inc.; and Novo Nordisk A/S.
Speakers Bureau participant with AstaZeneca; Boehringer Ingelheim GmbH/Eli Lilly and Company; Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc.; Novo Nordisk A/S; and Salix Pharmaceuticals.

Faculty

John E. Anderson, MD
Past President
The Frist Clinic
Nashville, Tennessee

John E. Anderson, MD, has a financial interest/relationship or affiliation in the form of:
Consultant and/or Advisor for AstraZeneca; Boehringer Ingelheim GmbH; Eli Lilly and Company; Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc.; Mankind Pharma; Merck & Co., Inc.; Novo Nordisk A/S; and sanofi-aventis U.S. LLC.
Speakers Bureau participant with AstraZeneca; Eli Lilly and Company; Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc.; Novo Nordisk A/S; and sanofi-aventis U.S. LLC.

Lucia M. Novak, MSN, ANP-BC, BC-ADM, CDTC
Director, Riverside Diabetes Center
Riverside Medical Associates
Riverdale, Maryland

Lucia M. Novak, MSN, ANP-BC, BC-ADM, CDTC, has a financial interest/relationship or affiliation in the form of:
Consultant and/or Advisor for Abbott; Novo Nordisk A/S; and sanofi-aventis U.S. LLC.
Speakers Bureau participant with Abbott; AstraZeneca; Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc.; and Novo Nordisk A/S.

Medical Director

Margery Tamas
PVI, PeerView Institute for Medical Education

Margery Tamas has a financial interest/relationship or affiliation in the form of:
Consultant for Fresenius Medical Care North America.

Other PVI staff who may potentially review content for this activity have disclosed no relevant financial relationships.

Penn State College of Medicine staff and faculty involved in the development and review of this activity have disclosed no relevant financial relationships.

Providership, Credit, and Support

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Penn State College of Medicine and PVI, PeerView Institute for Medical Education. Penn State College of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Penn State College of Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Information about CME credit for this activity is available by contacting Penn State at 717-531-6483 or ContinuingEd@hmc.psu.edu. Reference course # G6512-20-T.

Providership


This CME activity is jointly provided by Penn State College of Medicine and PVI, PeerView Institute for Medical Education.

Support

This activity is supported by independent educational grants from AstraZeneca LP, Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and Lilly USA, LLC, and Merck & Co., Inc.

Disclosure of Unlabeled Use

The faculty of this educational activity may include discussions of products or devices that are not currently labeled for use by the FDA. Faculty members have been advised to disclose to the audience any reference to an unlabeled or investigational use.

No endorsement of unapproved products or uses is made or implied by coverage of these products or uses in our reports. No responsibility is taken for errors or omissions in reports. For approved prescribing information, please consult the manufacturer’s product labeling.

The materials presented here are used with the permission of the authors and/or other sources. These materials do not necessarily reflect the views of PeerView or any of its partners, providers, and/or supporters.

About This CME Activity

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