Optimizing Glycemic Control with
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Estimated Time to Complete Educational Activity
In this web-based program, physicians will learn how recent advances in basic and clinical research have helped to advance the understanding of advances in the management of diabetes
July, 23, 2016
July 23, 2018
Method of Physician Participation Utilized in Learning Process
There are no fees for participating and receiving CME credit for this activity. During the period July 23, 2016 through July 23, 2018, participants must 1) read the learning objectives and faculty disclosures; 2) study the educational activity, and are expected to view all 6 segments totaling 2.0 hours to successfully complete the activity and earn CME credit; 3) register and complete the evaluation form and post-test; 4) score 100% on the post-test; and 5) print out your CME certificate.
Participation in this WebCAST is complimentary, and clinicians are invited to view this CME-certified program and/or share this invitation with other colleagues, departmental staff members, and healthcare professionals.
Supported by an educational grant from Sanofi Diabetes.
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the University of Massachusetts Medical School and CMEducation Resources, LLC. The University of Massachusetts Medical School is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Credit Designation Statement
The University of Massachusetts Medical School designates this enduring material for a maximum of 2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Policy on Faculty & Provider Disclosure
It is the policy of the University of Massachusetts Medical School to ensure fair balance, independence, objectivity and scientific rigor in all activities. All faculty participating in CME activities sponsored by the University of Massachusetts Medical School are required to present evidence-based data, identify and reference off-label product use and disclose all relevant financial relationships with those supporting the activity or others whose products or services are discussed. Faculty disclosure will be provided in the activity materials.
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Program Faculty and Disclosure
Vivian Fonseca, MD - Program Chair
Professor of Medicine and Pharmacology
Tullis Tulane Alumni Chair in Diabetes
Chief, Section of Endocrinology
Tulane University Health Sciences Center
Past President, Science and Medicine.
American Diabetes Association
Research Support (to Tulane): Novo Nordisk, Asahi, Eli Lilly, Abbott, Endo Barrier, Gilead Sciences
Honoraria for Consulting and Lectures: Takeda, Novo Nordisk, Sanofi-Aventis, Eli Lilly, Pamlabs, AstraZeneca, Abbott, Amgen, Boehringer Ingelheim, Janssen
Pablo F. Mora, MD, MSc, FACE, CDE
Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Consulting: Novo Nordisk
Speaker’s Bureau: Novo Nordisk, Medtronic
Contracted Research: Roche Diabetes
Juan P. Frias, MD, FACE
Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine
University of California
San Diego, California
Chief Medical Officer
National Research Institute
Los Angeles, California
Consulting Fees: Johnson and Johnson, Astra Zeneca, Sanofi
Contracted Research: Astra Zeneca, Boehringer Ingelheim, BMS, Lilly, Novo Nordisk, Merck, Pfizer, Sanofi
Leigh Perreault MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Endocrinology, Metabolism and Diabetes
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Consultant: Novo Nordisk
Speaker’s Bureau: Astra Zeneca, Janssen, Merck, Novo Nordisk
Other (Advisory Board): Novo Nordisk, Merck, Pfizer, Boehringer Ingelheim Eli Lilly
Program Managers and Web Editor Disclosure
Program Manager Gideon Bosker, MD has nothing to disclose. Program reviewer Denise Leary has nothing to disclose.
Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:
Hardware and Software Requirements:
To participate in this program, viewers must have a PC or Macintosh computer that has active, ongoing internet access for the duration of the program, as well as a compatible Flash-viewer. An email address is required for registration, and a printer is required to print out the CME certificate.
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