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Professional Education

Joslin Diabetes Center is a leader in pioneering approaches to continuing education for healthcare professionals. Joslin's CME and CE activities promote the highest standards of care, drawing on up-to-date medical literature as well as cutting-edge research conducted at Joslin to provide current, relevant, and evidence-based findings from Joslin faculty and other experts.

Our mission is to help providers offer their patients optimal management of diabetes and its related conditions, improved health outcomes, and enhanced quality of life. To that end, we provide continuing medical education for all members of the diabetes team - physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, dietitians, pharmacists, and other healthcare professionals- in a variety of formats, both live and online, to suit your schedule and preferred learning style.

 

 

Learn how to identify when your patients need insulin treatment, set individualized treatment goals, and initiate insulin replacement programs using medical data and patient input

 

Tuesday, December 2, 2014
Hilton East Brunswick Hotel & Meeting Ctr.
3 Tower Center Boulevard
East Brunswick, NJ        map

5:40–6:00 pm  Registration
6:00–9:30 pm Symposium

Register Here

Thursday, December 4, 2014
The Hawthorne Inn & Conference Center
420 High St SW
Winston-Salem, NC        map

5:40–6:00 pm  Registration
6:00–9:30 pm Symposium

Register Here

 

 Agenda Topics:

  • Insulin Therapy 2014: Goals, Tools, and Designs Summary
  • Delivering Care for People Needing Insulin: Treatment Management and Healthcare Support
  • Titrating Insulin Therapy
  • Case 1: Patient Reluctant to Start Insulin
  • Case 2: Older Patient With Comorbidities
  • Case 3: Busy Middle-Aged Patient on Basal Insulin

 

 

Friday, December 5, 2014 – Saturday, December 6, 2014
Joseph B. Martin Conference Center at Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA

Recognized experts in the fields of Lifestyle Medicine, behavior change, health coaching, exercise, stress management and nutrition will be featured in this highly interactive and patient-centered activity. This two-day course will focus on providing the knowledge, skills, and tools for healthcare professionals to effectively and efficiently promote healthy lifestyle changes in their patients. This course is designed for physicians and other healthcare professionals interested in learning about Lifestyle Medicine to support their collaboration with patients to adopt and sustain lifestyle changes to reduce disease risks.

Find out more and register.




Current Enduring Activities

Practicing Lifestyle Medicine: Tools for Healthy Change--Webcast Series

This internet enduring material was developed from the original live event held on June 20-21, 2014 in Boston, MA.

Poor nutrition. Lack of exercise. Obesity. Smoking. Drinking too much. These all-too-common lifestyle habits are at the root of the leading causes of death in the United States, so helping our patients change these habits can have a huge impact on their health. This course is designed to increase your knowledge of evidence-based lifestyle medicine and help you incorporate it effectively and efficiently into your day-to-day patient care. National experts share the latest developments in the science of nutrition, physical activity, coaching skills, stress management and other topics relevant to primary care providers and their patients.

Note: This tuition-based course is offered through our partner myCME.


Improve Practice Systems and Participate in Performance Improvement (PI) CME through Joslin's Online Primary Care Community

The Joslin Professional Education Continuum (JPECTM) provides knowledge, analysis tools, and collaboration with your colleagues to help you and your clinical and office team improve your office systems, patient care and patient outcomes. Visit this free online community now and join the hundreds of other healthcare providers who are taking advantage of Joslin's expertise and resources.

Diabetes Screening and Management in Your Practice.pdf

 

Joslin Clinical Guidelines

To assist physicians and other healthcare professionals in managing the care of their patients with diabetes, Joslin offers approved clinical guidelines on a variety of topics including Adult Diabetes, Pharmacological Management of Type 2 Diabetes, and Continuous Glucose Monitors.  

Joslin CME Home Page on Medscape

Go to the Joslin page on Medscape for the latest Joslin online content.

ACCME Awards Joslin CME Accreditation with Commendation