6th Annual Diabetes Symposium

Philadelphia, PA US
October 6, 2017


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The 6th Annual Diabetes Symposium: New Advances and Trends offers a unique learning experience emphasizing the interprofessional team approach needed to improve diabetes care and prevent complications. Cases will be discussed from multiple interdisciplinary perspectives, providing participants with best practices in: the treatment of type 1 & 2 diabetes, reduction of cardiovascular risk factors, transplant-induced diabetes, latent autoimmune diabetes in adults, maturity onset diabetes of the young, and intensive insulin therapy.  The expert faculty will provide guidance to participants in applying the new knowledge and clinical guidelines into their practices.

This course is designed for practicing endocrinologists, primary care physicians, family physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, pharmacists, certified diabetes educators, dietitians, nurses and trainees.

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Additional information
Jefferson Content Development By: 
Sidney Kimmel Medical College (SKMC)
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital (TJUH)
Content Areas: 
Family Medicine
Internal Medicine
Course Format: 
Live Conference
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 5.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 5.25 Attendance
  • 5.33 CNE
  • 5.25 AAFP
  • 5.25 CDR
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
10/06/2017 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
10/06/2017 - 3:00pm


For more course information, please view the preliminary program agenda and learning objectives.

The Dorrance H. Hamilton Building
1001 Locust Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107
United States

Featured Guest Speakers:

Irl B. Hirsch, MD

University of Washington

School of Medicine


Silvio E. Inzucchi, MD

Yale School of Medicine


David M. Nathan, MD

Harvard Medical School

All faculty at continuing educating activities for nurses, physicians and allied health professionals are required to disclose to the audience:
  1. Any significant financial relationships with the manufacturer(s) of any commercial products, goods or services
  2. Any unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices discussed in their presentations.

Such disclosures will be made in writing in the course presentation materials. ​Jefferson Conflict of Interest resolution process may result in changes to the program agenda.


PHYSICIANS (AMA)Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

MOC Statement:
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 3.50 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

NURSES: Thomas Jefferson University Hospital is an approved provider of Continuing Nursing Education (CNE) by the Pennsylvania State Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. A maximum of 5.33 contact hours will be awarded to participants.

PHYSICIANS (AAFP): Application for CME Credit has been filed with the American Academy of Family Physicians. Determination of credit is pending. For additional information, call the Office of CME, Sidney Kimmel Medical College at 215-955-6992.

DIETITIANApplication has been submitted to the Commission on Dietetics Registration. Determination of credits is pending.

PHARMACISTS: This activity is eligible for ACPE credit: See final CPE activity announcement for specific details.

PHYSICIAN ASSISTANTS: The American Academy of Physician Assistants accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. (www.aapa.org).

Available Credit

  • 5.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 5.25 Attendance
  • 5.33 CNE
  • 5.25 AAFP
  • 5.25 CDR

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
Course expires: 


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  • Pre-registration ends Wednesday, October 4, 2017. Onsite registration will be accepted.
  • No refunds will be granted after Friday, September 29, 2017. See full refund policy

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If paying by check, please fill out paper registration and mail to the address listed on the form.




Practicing Physicians $150.00
Nurses & Allied Health Professionals $100.00
Jefferson Health (Center City Campus, Methodist, Abington, Aria, and Kennedy Faculty and Staff)  $50.00
Non-Jefferson Fellows, Residents and Students $50.00