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CME : 11 | Credit(s) : 10.5 | MOC : 10.5

Endocrine & Diabetes Controversies in Adult Primary Care Practice 2020

Apr 24 - 26, 2020   |   Boston, Massachusetts  United States of America
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Conference Brochure

Endocrine & Diabetes Controversies in Adult Primary Care Practice 2020 is organized by Harvard Medical School (HMS). The session will commence from Apr 24 - 26, 2020 at Revere Hotel Boston Common, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America.

Targeted Audience:
Clinicians seeking a useful and comprehensive update on endocrine diseases and diabetes. 
• Internists
• Hospitalists
• Geriatricians
• CDEs
• Family Physicians
• Endocrinologists
• NPs
• PAs

Accreditation

Physicians:
The Harvard Medical School is authorized by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to accommodate continuing medical education for physicians.

The Harvard Medical School assigns this live session for a maximum of 11.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit ™. Physicians can acquire only the credit commensurate based on the extent of their participation in the session.

American Academy of Family Physicians:
This Live conference, Endocrine & Diabetes Controversies in Adult Primary Care Practice, with an origin date of 04/24/2020, has been examined and is approved for up to  10.50 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate based on the extent of their participation throughout the session.

Risk Management:
This activity satisfies the criteria of the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Medicine for 2.00 credits of Risk Management Study. You are requested to check with the individual state licensing board requirements before claiming these credits.

MOC Statement:
On successful conclusion of this CME activity, which involves participation in the evaluation component, allows the associates to earn up to 10.50 Medical Knowledge MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. An attendee will earn MOC points similar to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to present a participant's complete information to ACCME for the tenacity of granting ABIM MOC points.

Course Description:
This session is outlined to render updated futuristic continuing medical education for primary care physicians and clinicians who are on the front lines of recognizing and managing a wide spectrum of diabetes and endocrine disorders.

In order to be successful, it is critically important that you know when and how to identify important endocrine disorders in adults, when to screen for them and how best to manage your patients with obesity and type 2 diabetes. It minimizes unnecessary investigations and misinterpretation of data.

If you provide care to patients with endocrine disorders, diabetes or obesity, this course will be invaluable. You will leave with comprehensive strategies, the latest clinical updates, and best practices to optimize patient care while enjoying historic Boston in the spring. 

Program Highlights:
• Screening and treating of osteoporosis – understanding the new medications
• Intensifying treatment of people with type 2 diabetes
• Initiation and intensification for insulin in people with type 2 diabetes
• Personalizing nutrition plans and exercise prescriptions for people with diabetes
• Using medications to treat obesity
• Managing people with thyroid dysfunction – hypo- and hyperthyroidism
• How to best evaluate thyroid nodules
• Improving cardiovascular risk
• Menopausal symptom management
• When to suspect and how to initially screen for pituitary and adrenal dysfunction
• Endless activities including theater, museums, fine dining, shopping, historic landmarks and more located just outside the Revere Hotel Boston Common

Learning Objectives:
By the end of the session, an attendee will be able to, 
• Evaluate the potential for an underlying endocrine etiology for patients presenting with subtle and non-specific symptoms
• Choose relevant laboratory and imaging assessments to begin the evaluation and control planning of patients suspected of having the endocrine disease.
• Assess and, when appropriate, lead patients to a specialist endocrinologist for further diagnostic evaluation, advanced therapeutic intervention, and co-management when appropriate
• Handle common endocrine conditions such as Type 2 diabetes, Osteoporosis, Vitamin D Deficiency, and primary hypothyroidism.
• Understand the value of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease

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Sanjiv Chopra
Sanjiv Chopra

Gastroenterology

Martin Julian Abrahamson
Martin Julian Abrahamson

Endocrinology, Metabolism and Diabetes

Joanne (Jody) Ruth Dushay
Joanne (Jody) Ruth Dushay

Endocrinology, Metabolism and Diabetes

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Registration Desk

Contact No. : (617) 384-8600
Email:
CEPrograms@hms.harvard.edu

Registration

Registration Type Last Date Price
Physician (MD/DO) - Conference Fee 23 Apr,2020 USD 695.00
Allied Health Professional / Other - Conference Fee 23 Apr,2020 USD 695.00
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Venue Address

Revere Hotel Boston Common
200 Stuart St
Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Official Hotel

Revere Hotel Boston Common,

200 Stuart Street,

Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America 02116,

+1 617 482 1800

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