Covid-19 and Diabetes

Expert Faculty from the Joslin Diabetes Center has launched its comprehensive and insightful COVID-19 & Diabetes Curriculum for healthcare professionals as a one-stop-shop to help you learn about keeping your patients safe and managing diabetes remotely.

Diabetes Care during the COVID-19 Pandemic Series Components



Education Series Include

  • in-depth review of scientific research and immunity evidence
  • latest in treatment for COVID-19
  • impact and risk management for patients with diabetes
  • providing diabetes education and support including glucose management, insulin initiation, and diabetes devices remotely
  • telehealth billing & virtual visit support 
  • tips and downloadable resources for patients and providers

     

Modules:

Diabetes Management in the COVID-19 Pandemic Course presented by the Joslin Diabetes Center

ACCREDITATION STATEMENT
Joslin Diabetes Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

CREDIT DESIGNATION STATEMENTS
Joslin Diabetes Center designates this enduring material for a maximum of 2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

DATE OF RELEASE/EXPIRATION
Release date: April 29, 2020
Expiration date: April 29, 2021

METHOD OF PARTICIPATION
To receive credit, participants must (1) read the target audience, learning objectives, and disclosure statements, (2) complete the educational activity online, and (3) complete the posttest and activity evaluation. It is estimated that this module will take approximately 2 hours to complete.

HARDWARE/SOFTWARE REQUIREMENTS
Participants will need a computer, tablet, or smartphone, as well as an internet connection sufficient for streaming media.


Case Study:

A Practical Workshop: Diabetes Care in the Hospital During the COVID-19 Pandemic presented by the Joslin Diabetes Center

ACCREDITATION STATEMENT
Joslin Diabetes Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

CREDIT DESIGNATION STATEMENTS
Joslin Diabetes Center designates this enduring material for a maximum of 2.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

DATE OF RELEASE/EXPIRATION
The enduring material will be available from August 5, 2020 – February 5, 2021

METHOD OF PARTICIPATION.
To receive credit, participants must (1) read the target audience, learning objectives, and disclosure statements, (2) complete the educational activity online, and (3) complete the posttest and activity evaluation. It is estimated that this module will take approximately 2 hours to complete.

HARDWARE/SOFTWARE REQUIREMENTS
Participants will need a computer, tablet, or smartphone, as well as an internet connection sufficient for streaming media.
 

Click here today to register and begin the course!

If you are interested in enrolling a group of 25 health care providers or more, please email us at medical.education [at] joslin.harvard.edu ().

 

Faculty

COVID-19 Joslin Harvard Program Faculty members.

Richard Beaser
Richard Beaser, MD
Senior Staff Physician
Clinical Investigator
Medical Director, Continuing Medical Education
Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Nuha Ali El Sayed
Nuha Ali El Sayed, MD, MMSc
Staff Physician
Medical Director, Professional Education
Medical Director, Training Programs and Visitor Program
Instructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Samar Hafida
Samar Hafida, MD
Staff Physician
Assistant Medical Director, Global Education and Care
Weight Management and Clinical Nutrition Specialist
Instructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Jo-Anne Rizzotto, Director, Educational Services, Nutrition
Jo-Anne Rizzotto, MEd, RDN, LDN, CDE
Director, Educational Services
Nutrition Educator
Diabetes Educator and Care Specialist
Jennifer LeBlanc
Jennifer LeBlanc
Director of Global Care and Care Advisory Diabetes Care
Education Specialist
Joanna Mitri
Joanna Mitri, MD, MS
Staff Physician
Research Associate
Instructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School

Educational Videos

While you are here, please enjoy these free videos to share with your patients!

Joslin provides customized and remote diabetes education for healthcare professionals and organizations. To learn more email our professional educators at medical.education [at] joslin.harvard.edu.