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Type 2 Diabetes Treatment in the Elderly & Potential Over Treatment


Total Credits: 1 including 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™, 1 AOA Category 1-A Credit(s)

Average Rating:
   1
Topics:
Alzheimer's Disease |  AMA PRA Category 1 Credit |  AOA Category 1-A Credit |  Cancer |  Cardiology |  Dementia |  Depression |  Diabetes |  Family Medicine |  Geriatric Medicine |  Patient Experience & Needs |  Primary Care |  Weight Loss/Gain
Faculty:
Jay Shubrook, DO, FAAFP, FACOFP
Duration:
57 Minutes
Expiration:
Never expires.


Description

** Please note this program was a part of the VOC 2023. You will not want to choose this program if you completed this individual program as part of the VOC 2023. **

Learning Objectives:
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Learners will review unique aspects of diabetes mellitus in older adults.
•    Learners will discuss evidence-based glucose and A1c goal setting in this population.
•    Learners will review best practices in treating older adults with diabetes.
•    Learners will discuss ADA guidelines as it applies to older adults with diabetes.
•    Learners will utilize cases to apply learnings from this session.
•    Learners will assess and develop an awareness of the high prevalence of diabetes among the elderly population.
•    Learners will analyze and apply the current recommendations for glycemic control in elderly adults with diabetes.
•    Learners will implement changes to their practice based on the efficacy and safety information regarding non-insulin therapies for older adults with type 2 diabetes.
•    Learners will improve patient outcomes through appropriate use of medications – specifically understanding the unique impact on the elderly population.
•    Learners will assess and control glucose levels in their patients to prevent hospitalizations for issues such as heart disease, heart failure, wounds, and hypoglycemia.

Accreditation Statement: This program is co-sponsored by the Missouri Association of Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons (MAOPS) and the Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons of Oregon (OPSO). Both osteopathic associations are accredited by the American Osteopathic Association to provide osteopathic continuing medical education for physicians.

The program has been designated for a maximum of one (1) AOA Category 1-A credit(s) by the co-sponsors who have authorized the Missouri Association of Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons to report CME and specialty credits to the AOA commensurate with the extent of the physician's participation in this activity.  

MAOPS is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

MAOPS designates this conference for a maximum of one (1) AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Planning Disclosure: The Virtual CME Committee consisting of representatives from the Missouri Association of Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons (MAOPS) and the Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons of Oregon (OPSO), has no relevant financial relationships with any organization producing, marketing, reselling, distributing health care goods or services consumed by, or used on, patients relative to the content of these presentations.  

Osteopathic Grievance Policy: All grievances should be in writing and should specify the nature of the grievance.  Initially, all grievances should be directed to MAOPS Executive Director, who will then forward said grievance to the Virtual CME Committee.  All grievances will receive an initial response in writing within 30 days of receipt.  If the participant does not receive a satisfactory response, they can then submit a complaint in writing to the Council on Continuing Medical Education of the AOA at 142 East Ontario Street, Chicago, IL 60611.

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Dr. Jay Shubrook is a Professor in the Primary Care Department at Touro University California (TUCA) in Vallejo, California. His professional work and passion focus on preparing the primary care workforce to manage diabetes better and optimizing the prevention and treatment of diabetes. After ten years in primary care, he completed a Diabetes Management fellowship and has been focusing on the care of diabetes patients ever since. He has served as the director of an integrated, comprehensive diabetes care center. He has also served as the Director of Clinical Research at Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine (HCOM) in Athens, Ohio, and more recently at Touro University California College of Osteopathic Medicine. He served as the Director of the Diabetes Fellowship Program for Primary Care Physicians at HCOM and looks forward to expanding this training opportunity to new professionals and a new institution. He still advises the program at HCOM and serves on the national ad hoc committee of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists on implementing primary care diabetes training even more broadly.

Dr. Shubrook is a graduate of Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine in Athens, Ohio. He completed his residency in Family Medicine at Firelands Regional Health System in Sandusky, Ohio, and his Diabetology fellowship at Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. Shubrook is board certified in Family Medicine and OMT by the American Board of Osteopathic Family Physicians and in Advanced Diabetes Management by the Association of Diabetes Care & Educational Specialists.

Dr. Shubrook has served various national roles, such as Chair of the Primary Care Advisory Group of the American Diabetes Association and the Chair of the Research Committee of the Guidelines Advantage - a collaboration between the American Heart Association, American Cancer Society, and the American Diabetes Association. He has been NCQA certified throughout his time as a Diabetologist.

Dr. Shubrook discloses that he has no relevant financial relationships with any organization producing, marketing, reselling, or distributing healthcare goods or services consumed by, or used on, patients relative to the content of this presentation.

 


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