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10th Annual Los Angeles County DHS Diabetes Day Live Event

Type: Seminar
Start Date: December 04, 2023 08:00 AM
End Date: December 04, 2023 04:30 PM
Location: In-Person or via Zoom
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Date and Time:
Monday, December 4 · 8am - 4:15pm PST

The California Endowment
1000 North Alameda Street Los Angeles, CA 90012

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Target Audience: Physicians, nurse providers, pharmacists, physician assistants, specialists, care managers, medical directors, nurses, dietitians, social worker and anyone taking care of patients with diabetes. Both DHS and Community Partners are welcome.

Lifestyle Medicine to Treat and Reverse Diabetes: Lessons from NYC Health + Hospitals

Sapana Shah MD, MPH, Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine at NYU Grossman School of Medicine
Mitchell H. Katz, MD, President and Chief Executive Officer of NYC Health + Hospitals


Lifestyle vs GLP-1R agonists for weight loss and diabetes control. Juan Frias, MD vs Elizabeth Beale, MD

Other world-renowned diabetes experts will be speaking including Jane Reusch MD, Rajesh Garg, MD and Anne Peters, MD


Morning: Keynote and Didactic lectures
Lunchtime: Optional Diabetes Exhibitors
Afternoon: Breakout sessions with 4 tracks (pick only 1 track when you register)
  • Lifestyle Medicine for diabetes and weight loss
  • Preventing and Treating Diabetes Complications
  • Expected Practices and Case-Based Learning
  • Diabetes Care and Knowledge

Continuing Education Credits

AMA Designation Statement
Project ECHO® designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

ACPE Designation Statement
This activity will provide pharmacists up to 5.5 contact hours. UAN JA4008231-9999-22-033-L01-P has been assigned to this Practice based program for Pharmacists. CE credit information, based on verification of live attendance and completion of the program evaluation, will be provided to NABP within 60 days after the activity completion.

ANCC Designation Statement
Project ECHO® designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.5 ANCC contact hours. Nursing contact hours will be awarded for successful completion of program components based upon documented attendance and completion of evaluation.

DHS Providers: You may use one of your 10 CME days to attend - cancel your clinic or arrange for coverage early.

Upon completion of this session, participants will be able to:
  1. Describe the magnitude of the diabetes epidemic in Los Angeles County DHS.
  2. Apply the key points of the LAC DHS’ diabetes Expected Practice (practice guidelines).
  3. Explain how to optimize diabetes care delivery to patients with low income.
  4. Discuss how to engage patients with diabetes to self-manage their disease.

Organized by:

Los Angeles County Department of Health Services Diabetes/Endocrinology Workgroup


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