ABCs of Diabetes Learning Session 2

ABCs of Diabetes Learning Session 2

Thursday, June 1, 2017

View five sessions presented at this day-long learning session in June.


Target Audience

Family Physicians, Internal Medicine Physicians, and other healthcare providers with an interest in caring for patients with diabetes.

Learning Objectives

  1. Create patient-centered management plans for patients with diabetes focused on reducing complications through the ABCS – A1c, blood pressure, cholesterol, and smoking cessation
  2. Follow evidence based guidelines for the care of patients with diabetes
  3. Recognize the importance of treating to patient-centered goals and act to intensify therapies when warranted
  4. Recognize patient, physician and system barriers to medication use and take action to mitigate them
  5. Counsel patients on the importance of physical activity, weight management, and healthy lifestyle choices in the management of diabetes
  6. Implement diabetes self-management plans, patient education, and patient engagement tools to involve patients in their care
Course summary
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 Fran Griffin, RRT, MPA, Fran Griffin Associates

Angie Halaja-Henriques, Director, Healthcare Transformation and Quality Improvement, New Jersey Academy of Family Physicians;

Suzanne Hockenberry, PCMH-CCE, Healthcare Transformation Specialist, New Jersey Academy of Family Physicians

Esther J. Lee, MD, CSNC, FACE, ECNU, Endocrinologist, Valley Medical Group; Clinical Assistant Professor, Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

Francisco Padilla MD, FACE, ECNU, Endocrine and Diabetes Center, Nanticoke Memorial

Practice Presentations

Theresa J. Barrett, PhD, CMP, CAE
Angie Halaja-Henriques
Pam Joyce

Theresa J. Barrett, PhD, CMP, CAE


Neither the faculty, the planners, or the reviewer have any financial conflicts of interest relevant to this activity.

Available Credit

  • 1.00 Attendance
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