3-hour On-Demand: Type 1 Diabetes


Price: $47 (or Free with Membership)

Course Description & Information:

  • The course covers the following key topics:
  • 1. Key nutritional strategies to control blood glucose levels to minimize macrovascular and microvascular disease.
  • 2. Review pathogenesis of macrovascular and microvascular disease.
  • 3. Strategies to adjust diet and insulin to manage blood glucose levels before, during and after exercise.
  • Pharmacist information: ACPE UAN: 0826-9999-16-001-H01-P, IRD: 2-12-16, ERD: 2-12-19, knowledge based activity.

Course Objectives:

  • Discuss key nutritional strategies to control blood glucose levels to minimize macrovascular and microvascular disease.
  • Discuss strategies to adjust diet and insulin to manage blood glucose levels before, during and after exercise.
  • Review pathogenesis of macrovascular and microvascular disease.
  • Differentiate between type 1 and type 2 diabetes.
  • Explain the pathogenesis of type 1 diabetes.
  • State the role of vitamin D in the pathogenesis of autoimmune disease.
  • Identify the research on the gut microbiota and autoimmune disease.

Course Credit: 3 Contact Hours

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Who Should Take This Course:

  • Pharmacists, Dietitians, Nursing professionals, Physical Therapy and Occupational Therapy professionals, and other medical professionals.

Certificate Requirements:

  • Completion of course materials.
  • Completion of course post-test (70%) and course evaluation.

Faculty: Ginger Schirmer, PhD, RD

How to Take an On-Demand Seminar: View Tutorial