ACE Self-Assessment Program 2018 - Diabetes Mellitus

The ASAP provides a core curriculum with updated information on the evaluation, diagnosis, treatment, and management of endocrine disease. The ASAP provides new and practicing endocrinologists with an updated knowledge base and opportunities to apply their clinical decision-making skills to real-world cases, thereby improving their competence in delivering optimal endocrine care. 

Chapters covered in Diabetes Mellitus:

Pathophysiology of Type 2 Diabetes: Celeste C. Thomas, MD, MS, Ronald N. Cohen, MD, & Matthew J. Brady, PhD

Management of Type 1 Diabetes in Adults: Elizabeth A. Stephens, MD, FACP & Bethany J. Klopfenstein, MD

Hyperglycemic Crises in Diabetes: Guillermo Umpierrez, MD, FACP, FACE

Management of Hyperglycemia in Hospital: John J. Reyes-Castano, MD; Alex Montero, MD, MPH; Michelle F. Magee, MD, MBBCh, BAO; & Samantha A. Diamond, MD

Diabetes in Pregnancy: Lois G. Jovanovic, MD, MACE & Matthew J. Levine, MD, FACE

Diabetic Retinopathy: Ravi S. J. Singh, MD & Thomas W. Gardner, MD, MS

Diabetes and Nephropathy: Allison J. Hahr, MD & Mark E. Molitch, MD

Management of Type 2 Diabetes: Jennifer L. Kirby, MD, PhD & Anthony L. McCall, MD, PhD, FACP

Diabetic Neuropathy: Harmeet Singh Narula, MD, FACP, FACE

Target Audience

Clinical Endocrinologists and Endocrine Fellows-in-Training

Learning Objectives

After this educational activity, participants will be able to:

  • Explain the pathophysiology of endocrine diseases
  • Recognize the relationship between pathophysiology and approach to evaluation, diagnosis, and management
  • Apply updated information to the diagnosis and management of endocrine diseases
  • Compare and contrast current and new therapeutic options for endocrine diseases
  • Improve competence in the diagnosis and management of patients with endocrine diseases
Additional information
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Available for MOC Points?: 
Yes
Practice Area: 
Diabetes
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 12.00 AMA
  • 12.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
01/15/2018
Course expires: 
01/15/2020
Cost:
$0.00

Section Editor

Susan S. Braithwaite, MD, FACP, FACE

Clinical Professor

University of Illinois at Chicago

Chicago, IL

Section Authors

Matthew J. Brady, PhD

Associate Professor of Medicine

University of Chicago

Chicago, IL 

Ronald N. Cohen, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine

Chief, Section of Adult and Pediatric Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism

University of Chicago

Chicago, IL 

Samantha A. Diamond, MD

Endocrinology Fellow

MedStar Georgetown University Hospital/Washington Hospital Center

Washington, DC

Thomas W. Gardner, MD, MS

Professor of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences,

Molecular & Integrative Physiology, and Internal Medicine

University of Michigan School of Medicine

Ann Arbor, MI

Allison Hahr, MD

 Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Chicago, IL

Lois G. Jovanovič, MD, FACP, FACN, MACE

CEO & Chief Scientific Officer

Sansum Diabetes Research Institute

Adjunct Professor of Chemical Engineering & Biomolecular

Science and Engineering

University of California, Santa Barbara

Clinical Professor of Medicine

University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine

Los Angeles, CA

Jennifer L. Kirby, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

University of Virginia School of Medicine

Charlottesville, VA

Bethany Klopfenstein, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine

OregonHealth & ScienceUniversity

Portland, OR

Matthew J. Levine, MD, FACE

Scripps Clinic, Division of Diabetes/Endocrinology

Endocrinology Fellowship Director, Scripps Clinic/Scripps Green Hospital

Voluntary Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine

U.C. San Diego School of Medicine

La Jolla, CA

Michelle F. Magee, MD, MBBCh, BAO, LRCPSI

Director, MedStar Diabetes Institute

Associate Professor of Medicine

GeorgetownUniversitySchool of Medicine and Healthcare Sciences

Washington, DC

Anthony L. McCall, MD, PhD, FACP

Professor of Endocrinology Emeritus

University of Virginia School of Medicine

Division of Endocrinology

Charlottesville, VA

Alex Montero MD, MPH

Assistant Professor of Medicine, MedStar Georgetown University Hospital

Assistant Director, MedStar Diabetes Institute

Washington, DC

Mark E. Molitch, MD

Martha Leland Sherwin Professor of Endocrinology

Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Molecular Medicine

Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Chicago, IL

Harmeet Singh Narula, MD, FACP, FACE

Banner Health

Phoenix, AZ

John J. Reyes-Castano, MD

Attending Physician

Department of Medicine / Section of Endocrine

MedStar Washington Hospital Center

MedStar Montgomery Medical Center

Washington, DC

Ravi S. J. Singh, MD

Retina Associates P.A.

Shawnee Mission, KS

Elizabeth A. Stephens, MD, FACP

Medical Director, Providence Endocrinology East and West

Endocrinology Chief, Medical Education

Associate Director, Providence Portland Continuing Medical Education

Affiliate Associate Professor, Department of Internal Medicine

Oregon Health and Sciences University

Portland, OR

Celeste C. Thomas, MD, MS

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Section of Adult and Pediatric Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism

The University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine Chicago, IL

Guillermo Umpierrez, MD, FACP, FACE

Professor of Medicine

 Emory University School of Medicine

Director, Endocrinology Section

Grady Health System

Atlanta, GA

CME Credit

The American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) designates this enduring material for a maximum of 12.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ . Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


Maintenance of Certification

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 12.0 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

Only those who receive a passing score will be eligible for MOC credit. Please allow two weeks for MOC points to appear within your account on the ABIM website.

Participation information will be shared with the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) through the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) Program and Activity Reporting System (PARS).


LEARNER BILL OF RIGHTS

The American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) recognizes that you are a life-long learner who has chosen to engage in continuing medical education to identify or fill a gap in knowledge, skill or performance. As part of AACE’s duty to you as a learner, you have the right to expect that your continuing medical education experience with AACE includes:

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  • Promotes improvements or quality in healthcare;
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  • Commercial support (funding or in-kind resources) of the activity.

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Available Credit

  • 12.00 AMA
  • 12.00 Attendance

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
01/15/2018
Course expires: 
01/15/2020

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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