Professional Development

Upcoming Professional Webinars

Improving Diabetes Management in Older Adults

ADA Member-Exclusive Event

February 7, 2024 at 1:30 p.m. ET

Join ADA's Clinical Centers & Programs Interest Group and hear from a panel of speakers including Dr. Medha Munshi from Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Dr. Elbert Huang from the University of Chicago, and Dr. Tali Cukierman-Yaffe from Tel Aviv University. The learning objectives for this event include understanding characteristics of older adults with diabetes, confirm classification of the elderly with diabetes to streamline clinical care, and optimizing diabetes technology for improving diabetes care in older people. No CE credit is offered for this activity.

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The Pivotal Shift: Weight Management and Type 2 Diabetes

ADA Member-Exclusive Event

Tuesday, February 13 at 3:00 p.m. ET

In this one-hour American Diabetes Association® (ADA) webinar, speakers Robert Kushner, MD, MS, and Mary Lou Perry, MS, RDN, CDCES, will discuss best practices for weight management and support of individuals with type 2 diabetes. Presenters will share five actionable tips for supporting professionals and people with diabetes, as well as host a live Q&A session at the end of the webinar.

The session is a part of the Hands On: Tips to Improve Diabetes Care webinar series available exclusively to ADA professional members. The Hands On: Tips to Improve Diabetes Care series is presented by the ADA’s Behavioral Medicine & Psychology, Diabetes in Primary Care, Exercise Physiology, and Diabetes Technology Interest Groups and supported by funding from The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust. This activity offers 1.0 CE credit to attendees.

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Diabetic retinopathy screening, trials and treatment from an equity lens

ADA Member-Exclusive Event

Wednesday, February 14, 2024 at 12:00 p.m. ET

This webinar, featuring Kristen Nwanyanwu, MD , MBA, MHS, from Yale School of Medicine, will focus on diabetic retinopathy screening, participation in clinical trials and treatment of diabetic eye disease from an equity lens. The learning objectives for this activity include: Understand disparities in diabetic retinopathy screening and associated factors, review participation in DR clinical trials and generalizability, and discuss treatments for DR and effectiveness from an equity lens. The session will be moderated by Risa Wolf, MD, from Johns Hopkins University. No CE credit is offered for this activity.

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Diabetes Technology and Nutrition: Getting the Conversation Started 

Thursday, February 15, 2024 at 3:00 pm ET

Join Tom Martens, MD, and Alison Evert, MS, RDN, CDCES, as they review common nutrition misconceptions and advise primary care professionals on how to preliminary address nutrition in a patient's journey to reaching and maintaining their glycemic goals.

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GLP-1 Medications: A Panel Discussion on Benefits, Risks and Misuse of GLP-1 Medications 

ADA Member-exclusive 

Monday, March 4, 2024 at 3:00 pm ET 

Moderator: Nuzhat Chalisa MD, FACE, DABOM   
Speaker(s): Disha Narang MD, DABOM and Celeste Thomas, MD

In this webinar, join Clinical Centers & Programs Interest Group members, to get a clear understanding of benefits associated with GLP-1 medications, to discuss how to deal with current shortage of GLP-1 Medications, and to discuss the misuse of GLP-1 medications in med spas and other wt. loss clinics and use of non-FDA approved compounded semaglutide. 

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Current Insights into Screening and Prevention

Tuesday, March 12th, 2024 at 3:00 pm ET

Join other professional members of the American Diabetes Association® (ADA) for a live, one-hour panel discussion webinar, Current Insights into Screening and Prevention.

Moderator: Heba Ismail, MD
Speakers: Jason Gaglia, MD, MMSc, and Laura Jacobsen, MD
 
In this one-hour American Diabetes Association® (ADA) webinar, speakers Jason Gaglia, MD, MMSc, and Laura Jacobsen, MD, will discuss the latest developments and best practices for screening and prevention in type 1 diabetes. Presenters will share five actionable tips for supporting professionals and people with diabetes, as well as host a live Q&A session at the end of the webinar.  

The session is a part of the Hands On: Tips to Improve Diabetes Care webinar series available exclusively to ADA professional members. 

The Hands On: Tips to Improve Diabetes Care series is presented by the ADA’s Behavioral Medicine & Psychology, Diabetes in Primary Care, Exercise Physiology, and Diabetes Technology Interest Groups and supported by funding from The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust. 

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Cost-Conscious Quality Diabetes Care—Case-Based Discussion 

Wednesday, March 13, 2024 at 5:00–6:00 pm ET

Moderator: Rajesh Garg, MD 
Speakers: Mayer Davidson, MD; Stephen Clement, MD; Rajesh Garg, MD; Joyce Y. Lee, PharmD, APh, FCCP, BCPS, BCACP, CDCES  

This webinar will present exemplary cases where the cost could be reduced while maintaining high-quality diabetes care.

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"Hands On: Tips to Improve Diabetes Care" Webinar Series returned Fall 2023!

ADA Member-Exclusive Events

ADA members have the exclusive opportunity to attend monthly webinars the 2nd Tuesday of every month starting October 2023. Hear from experts on Diabetes Technology, Exercise Physiology, Behavioral Medicine and Psychology, and in Primary Care. Return to this webpage for more webinar information and registration links in the coming months. The Hands On: Tips to Improve Diabetes Care series is presented by the ADA’s Behavioral Medicine & Psychology, Diabetes in Primary Care, Exercise Physiology, and Diabetes Technology Interest Groups and supported by funding from The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust.