The Donna Goll Allen 2024 Diabetes Symposium Unpacking the Diabetes Toolbox: Tools to Help Manage Diabetes

June 26, 2024

The Donna Goll Allen Diabetes Symposium is a biennial symposium created in honor of Donna Goll Allen; she was a young woman who lost her battle against diabetes.  Its purpose is to promote a better understanding of diabetes and its complications to current and future healthcare professionals to improve the quality of life for people with this disease.

Target Audience

This activity is designed for physicians, nurse practitioners, nurses, pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, Dietitians, and other healthcare professionals.

Learning Objectives

At the end of this session, learners should be able to:

  1. Recommend tools for the management of diabetes.
  2. Evaluate the factors involved in the pathophysiology of sleep apnea, the signs and symptoms of sleep apnea, and the relationship between untreated apnea and blood sugar levels, and how to address these clinically.
  3. Compare and contrast how nutrition and diabetes phone applications can help improve nutrition and glycemic goals in patients with diabetes.
  4. Incorporate up to date technologies, recent advances, updated guidelines from the American Diabetes Association in the Management of Hyperglycemia, medication therapy, and best practices into treatment plans for patients with type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes
  5. Implement strategies that address infections that patients with diabetes are more prone to, how the infections differ in presentation and/or severity, and antimicrobial treatment options for various infections in patients with diabetes.
  6. Develop strategies for coping, managing depression, and behavioral cognitive therapy for patients with diabetes.
  7. Compare the differences between depression and diabetes distress; identify common mental health issues people with diabetes experience; and incorporate successful mental health interventions that used for people with diabetes.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 6.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    Aurora Health Care is accredited by the Wisconsin Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Aurora Health Care designates this activity for a maximum of 6.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • 6.00 Attendance
    Attendance Credit
    • 6.00 Approved AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 6.00 Continuing Nursing Education (CE)
    Aurora Health Care is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Wisconsin Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. 6.00 contact hours have been awarded to this activity by the Wisconsin Nursing Association. To receive contact hours, participants must attend the entire activity.
  • 6.00 Continuing Pharmacy Education (CPE)
    Aurora Health Care Department of Pharmacy Services is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.
  • 6.00 Continuing Pharmacy Education (CPE) Pharmacy Technician
    Aurora Health Care Department of Pharmacy Services is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.
Course opens: 
05/01/2024
Course expires: 
12/31/2024
Event starts: 
06/26/2024 - 7:45am CDT
Event ends: 
06/26/2024 - 3:30pm CDT
Cost:
$60.00
Rating: 
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Host: Amanda Van Grinsven MSN, RNC-OB

7:45 a.m.    
Welcome/Overview

7:50 a.m.     Opening Remarks 
Mary Beth Kingston, RN, MSN, CNE/Advocate Health

8:00 a.m.     Tools to Manage Diabetes
Tony Hampton, MD, MBA, CPE

9:00 a.m.     Harmony and Risk Management in the Care of the Diabetic Foot (1.0 APRN Pharm hour)
Johnnie C. Rossi D.P.M.

10:00 a.m. BREAK – Exhibits

10:30 a.m. There’s an App for That! Diabetes and Nutrition apps in 2024
 Gwendolyn Woodruff, MBA, RD, CDCES

11:30 a.m. Lunch* (provided in room outside of conference)
Sleep Apnea and Diabetes
Martha Curtin, MSPA, PA-C

12:30 p.m. It’s a Whole New World: The 2024 Diabetes Pharmacotherapy Update (1.0 APRN Pharm hour)
Susan Cornell, PharmD, CDCES, FAPhA, FADCES

1:30 p.m.     Infections in Patients with Diabetes (1.0 APRN Pharm hour)
Joseph Levato, Pharm., D.

2:30 p.m.     Navigating the Intersection of Mental Health & Diabetes
Felicia Houston, MA-LCPC

3:30 p.m.    Closing

*No CEs being offered during lunch

Drury Lane Theatre and Events
100 Drury Lane
Oakbrook Terrace, IL
United States

Faculty

Host: Amanda Van Grinsven MSN, RNC-OB, Aurora Bay Care Medical Center

Mary Beth Kingston, RN, MSN, CNE/Advocate Health

Dr. Tony Hampton, MD, MBA, CPE, Advocate Health

Dr Johnnie C. Rossi D.P.M., Mokena Foot & Ankle Clinic

Gwendolyn Woodruff, MBA, RD, CDCES, Advocate South Suburban Hospital

Susan Cornell, PharmD, CDCES, FAPhA, FADCES, Midwestern University College of Pharmacy and the Bolingbrook Christian Health Center

Joseph A Levato, Pharm.D, Advocate Christ Medical Center

Felicia Houston, MA-LCPC, Advocate Health

 

Disclosure

The following speaker has disclosed the following:

Faculty Name

Name of Ineligible Companies

Nature of Relationship

Susan Cornell

Novo Nordisk, Inc

Advisory Board

The other planner(s) and speaker(s) have indicated that there are no relevant financial relationships with any ineligible companies to disclose. All of the relevant financial relationships listed for this individual have been mitigated. 

 

Accreditation Statement
In support of improving patient care, Advocate Health is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Credit Statement(s)

American Medical Association (AMA) 
Advocate Health designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) 
Advocate Health designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.00 ANCC contact hours (3.0 APRN Pharmacological contact hours). Nurses should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) 
Advocate Health designates this live activity for a maximum 6.00 hours of CPE credit for (pharmacists and pharmacy technicians). CPE credit can be claimed on the AAH CE platform within 60 days of activity completion and information will be provided to CPE Monitor. Participants should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

This activity has been approved for 6.0 CPE Lecture Hours and 1.0 Exhibit Hours with the Commission on Dietetic Registration.

Available Credit

  • 6.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    Aurora Health Care is accredited by the Wisconsin Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Aurora Health Care designates this activity for a maximum of 6.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • 6.00 Attendance
    Attendance Credit
    • 6.00 Approved AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 6.00 Continuing Nursing Education (CE)
    Aurora Health Care is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Wisconsin Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. 6.00 contact hours have been awarded to this activity by the Wisconsin Nursing Association. To receive contact hours, participants must attend the entire activity.
  • 6.00 Continuing Pharmacy Education (CPE)
    Aurora Health Care Department of Pharmacy Services is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.
  • 6.00 Continuing Pharmacy Education (CPE) Pharmacy Technician
    Aurora Health Care Department of Pharmacy Services is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

The full listing of Exhibitors will be available on the day of the program. Vendor displays are in an Exhibit Hall, separate area from the education.

Price

Cost:
$60.00
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Registration fee of $60 is nonrefundable. 

If you have any questions, please contact the Continuing Nursing Education team at ASC-CNE@aah.org.