2019 Webinar CEU Series Replay
Support: This activity received support in the form of unrestricted educational grants from Amplifon and Colgate Oral Pharmaceuticals
April 23, 2019. 12:30-1:30pm ET
Bridging the Interprofessional Collaboration Gap Regarding the Oral Health of People With Diabetes
SPEAKER: DR. JERRY BROWN DMD, CDE, DENTIST AND DIABETES EDUCATOR, UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH FLORIDA, INTERNAL MEDICINE
Abstract: This presentation will deal with some of the dental issues experienced by people living with diabetes, as well as how dentists will be collaborating with the other healthcare professionals involved in the care of people with this chronic disease. Suggestions will be made as to how dental healthcare professionals, and all of the other healthcare professionals, can and should improve their communication, and collaboration.
Bio: Dr. Jerry Brown DMD, CDE is an alumnus of Tufts University School of Dental Medicine and practiced clinical dentistry in Massachusetts and Florida. After retiring from clinical practice Dr. Brown received 2000 hours of intense training to become the first, and only dentist in the country to achieve Board Certification as a Diabetes Educator, and he practices in that capacity at the University of South Florida’s Department of Internal Medicine. He serves on the Advocacy Committee of the American Diabetes Association and has served on the Community Leadership Board.
After completing this activity, the participant should be better able to:
1) Describe the workings of the human eye and vision system.
2) Stratify patient risk of vision complications and appropriately refer patients with all forms of diabetic eye disease for further evaluation and care
3) Explain the current diabetes clinical practice guidelines and system gaps that can be filled to better promote patient centric diabetes care.
4) Discuss the value of team health care to the betterment of overall health of individuals with all forms of diabetes.
This activity is intended for physicians, nurses, dietitians, pharmacists, podiatrists, optometrists, dentists and audiologists (and their staff).
Release date: April 25, 2019
Expiration date: December 31, 2019
Estimated time to complete activity: 1 hour(s)
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Jointly provided by Postgraduate Institute for Medicine and The Audiology Project
This activity is supported by unrestricted educational grants from Amplifon and Colgate Oral Pharma.
Continuing Education Information:
Joint Accreditation Statement: In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by the Postgraduate Institute for Medicine and The Audiology Project. Postgraduate Institute for Medicine is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
Interprofessional Continuing Education: This activity was planned by and for the healthcare team, and learners will receive 1.25 Interprofessional Continuing Education (IPCE) credit for learning and change.
Additional CEU information can be found in the replay PDF link above.
Disclosure of Conflicts of Interest
Postgraduate Institute for Medicine (PIM) requires instructors, planners, managers, and other individuals who are in a position to control the content of this activity to disclose any real or apparent conflict of interest (COI) they may have as related to the content of this activity. All identified COI are thoroughly vetted and resolved according to PIM policy. PIM is committed to providing its learners with high quality activities and related materials that promote improvements or quality in healthcare and not a specific proprietary business interest of a commercial interest.
Jerry A Brown DMD, CDE: Consultant: Colgate Oral Pharma
The PIM planners and managers have nothing to disclose. The Audiology Project planners and managers have nothing to disclose.
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