7th Annual Diabetes Symposium

Philadelphia, PA US
October 19, 2018

The 7th Annual Diabetes Symposium conference offers a unique setting of keynote lectures targeting specific topics and panel discussions with renowned experts in the field.

Topics to be discussed include:

  • How do we define value in diabetes care: The argument(s) for cost-conscientious care
  • Emerging New Paradigms in Type 2 Diabetes Management
  • Type 1 Diabetes-2019 & Beyond
  • Treatment of HTN in Diabetic Kidney Disease: An Update
  • Preventing CV disease in Type 2 Diabetes

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

Additional information
Jefferson Content Development By: 
Sidney Kimmel Medical College (SKMC)
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital (TJUH)
Content Areas: 
Cardiology
Endocrinology
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
  • 5.50 CDR
Course opens: 
03/30/2018
Course expires: 
07/20/2018
Event starts: 
10/19/2018 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
10/19/2018 - 3:00pm
Cost:
$150.00

PRELIMINARY PROGRAM AGENDA & LEARNING OBJECTIVES

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

For information regarding parking and directions please visit: http://www.jefferson.edu/university/maps-and-directions/center-city.html 

Parking is available in the Dorrance H. Hamilton Building (entrance on 11th Street).  Discounts are not available.

Travel

The nearest hotel to Thomas Jefferson University Campus is the Holiday Inn Express Midtown located at 1305 Walnut Street.

Holiday Inn Express Midtown
1305 Walnut Street
Philadelphia PA, 19107
Reservations: 215-732-2022
Rates: $134 special hospital/university rate

No extra person charge. Includes complimentary breakfast, free access to wireless internet and onsite fitness center. Parking is $27 per day (with in and out privileges).

For additional hotels in the area, that also offer a Jefferson rate, please visit: http://hospitals.jefferson.edu/patients-and-visitors/center-city/hotels-and-lodging/

Featured Guest Speakers:

George L. Bakris, MD

The University of Chicago Medicine 
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Dean G. Karalis, MD

Cardiology Consultants of Philadelphia

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David M. Nathan, MD

Harvard Medical School

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Julio Rosenstock, MD

Dallas Diabetes Research Center

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Jay S. Skyler, MD

University of Miami Miller School of Medicine


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.


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 nursing contact hours will be awarded for this program. The participant must attend the entire program to be eligible for full contact hour credit.


PHYSICIANS (AAFP): This Live activity, 7th Annual Diabetes Symposium: New Advances and Trends, with a beginning date of 10/19/2018, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 5.25 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


DIETITIAN: This activity has been approved by the Commission on Dietetic Registration for 5.50 CPEUs.


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
  • 5.50 CDR

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/30/2018
Course expires: 
07/20/2018

Price

Cost:
$150.00
Please login or register to take this course.

Please contact the Office of CME at jeffersoncme@jefferson.edu or (215) 955-6992 with any questions.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION & FEE STRUCTURE

  • Pre-registration ends Wednesday, October 17, 2018. Onsite registration will be accepted.
  • No refunds will be granted after Friday, October 5, 2018. See full refund policy.

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FEE TYPE

REGISTRATION FEE

Practicing Physicians

$150.00

Nurses & Allied Health Professionals

$100.00

Jefferson Health (Center City Campus, Methodist, Abington, Aria, New Jersey, and Magee Faculty and Staff)

$50.00

Non-Jefferson Fellows, Residents and Students

$50.00