Program Schedule - 8:30-9 AM- Registration
9 AM-Noon - Program
Keeping it Simple: An Overview of Diabetic Complications and their Treatment and Management, Kimmy Nguyen, PharmD, BCACP, Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice, Wilkes University Nesbitt School of Pharmacy
1. List the microvascular and macrovascular complications of diabetes
2. Identify appropriate screening and monitoring parameters for diabetic complications
3. Discuss the pharmacologic management of diabetic neuropathy, nephropathy, and cardiovascular disease
4. Given a patient case, design an appropriate treatment and monitoring plan for diabetic complications
Testing with Technology: An Overview of Continuous Glucose Monitoring Devices for the Management of Diabetes, Troy Lynn Lewis, Pharm.D, Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice, Wilkes University Nesbitt School of Pharmacy
1. List the components of continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) devices
2. Summarize the evidence to support CGM devices for diabetes therapy optimization
3. Determine appropriate candidates for CGM devices
4. Compare and contrast characteristics and features of currently available CGM devices
Alternative dietary approaches in Diabetes: exploring the evidence and clinical applications, Dana H. Manning Pharm.D., R.D., LDN, Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice, Wilkes University Nesbitt School of Pharmacy
1. Recognize the components of diet approaches for diabetes including ketogenic, intermittent fasting, low glycemic index, and high protein.
2. Outline the physiologic rational for the benefits and risks of each dietary approach.
3. Summarize the evidence that exists for use of these dietary approaches in diabetes.
4. Discuss clinical situations where use of these dietary approaches may be beneficial.