Webinars Ready for On-Demand Viewing
When you join our DiabetesEd Certification Boot Camp, it’s like having your own online coaching staff.
In each webinar, either Coach Beverly, Dr. Isaacs, or Ms. Armstrong, highlight the critical content of each topic area, so you can focus your study time most efficiently. They also launch multiple poll questions to help participants focus on key concepts and assess their knowledge while learning the best test-taking strategies.
With your purchase of our Expanded DiabetesEd Specialist Online Boot Camp, you have instant access to:
All courses air at 11:30 a.m. (PST)
*Dates subject to change
Unsure about updates for the 2020 exam?
Coach Beverly offers this FREE webinar to help get you to prepare for the CDCES Exam. All her tips and tricks are meant to ease your mind and reflect the updates to the CDCES content outline.
“This Webinar is filled with Bev’s energy, knowledge, and passion for diabetes that she replicates in all her teachings. She puts a demand on herself to be a mentor to all. Her information is well organized, full of current/relevant research, and helps CDCES’ view into the future as a changing world impacts diabetics. I find her to be the most exciting and engaging educator and … OUTSTANDING teacher!!” – recent participant
This one-hour complimentary journey will expand your view of how the trillions of bacterial hitchhikers profoundly influence our health. We will discuss how foods, the environment, and our medical practices have impacted our gut bacteria over time and strategies we can take to protect these old friends.
Patients with cancer often experience hyperglycemia secondary to treatment, which can increase the risk of infection and compromise their nutritional status. In addition, recent research has identified the link between diabetes and cancer. Join us to learn more about this unexpected link and treatment strategies for steroid-induced hyperglycemia using a case study approach.
Our Level 2 Intensive Series is designed to engage students in deciphering and exploring the ADA Standards of Care from top to bottom. Mastery of this content is critical to ensure certification exam success and to improve clinical outcomes.
These 12 courses + 1 bonus course are handpicked by Coach Beverly to inform your clinical practice and increase the breadth of knowledge across the lifespan and care continuum. We delve into special populations, pharmacologic management, hospitalization, and more. Our straight forward course content summarizes key points and incorporates case studies and poll questions to enhance learning.
| New Join Options for Level 2 Intensive! |
Join FREE or Purchase to earn CEs
For the first time ever, we are offering our DiabetesEd Specialist Course as an online program!
Whether you are new to diabetes or a seasoned expert, you’ll end this program with the latest research plus teaching tools you can immediately apply to your clinical practice.
You can join anytime and participate in the Live or Recorded On-Demand webinars. Plus, your registrations include access to all the On-Demand Online Sessions plus Bonus Courses through December 31st, 2020. For the full list of dates for the live webinar, click here.
This Virtual Program includes:
Join Diana Isaacs, PharmD, BCPS, BC-ADM, BCACP, CDCES, and ADCES 2020 Diabetes Educator of the year as she reviews these important topics. As Diabetes Specialists, we are tasked with taking a leadership role in technology and cardiovascular risk reduction. Dr. Isaacs will address these topics with clinical insight and expert knowledge during these two virtual courses.
Recorded & Ready for Viewing!
Session 1 | CV Risk Management with Pharmacology and Intensive Insulin Therapy
Session 2 | Continuous Glucose Monitoring and Insulin Pump Therapy
These sessions are also included in our Virtual Conference listed above). Click here to enroll in the entire program.
Determining basal and bolus rates plus the operation of insulin pumps and glucose sensors can seem overwhelming. Dr. Diana Isaacs will provide participants with a step-by-step approach to determine basal rates, bolus ratios, and how to problem-solve when blood glucose levels aren’t on target. Included is a discussion on DKA recognition and an explanation of the safe use of technology in the hospital setting. She will discuss the features of available technologies, basic functions, and how to integrate these into our practice. She will review the benefits, considerations and critical information to share with clients and providers.
In addition, Dr. Isaacs will describe the cardiovascular risk factors associated with diabetes. She will highlight how to incorporate the ADA CV Risk Reduction standards into practice with careful consideration of available pharmacologic interventions.
Join Dana Armstrong, RD, CDCES, a trailblazer and thought leader, for a lively and intensive review of the latest in Medical Nutrition Therapy with immediate application to your clinical practice.
Dana combines the newest findings, her clinical experiences, plus the ADA Standards of Care into an action-packed presentation that will inform your practice while preparing for the certification exam.
Session 1 – Medical Nutrition Therapy Overview | Recorded for viewing!
Session 2 – Meal Planning – How to Eat by the Numbers | Recorded for viewing!
All presentations are recorded and available for on-demand viewing.
These two 2-hour courses review the latest national nutrition guidelines and provide strategies to translate this information to an individual living with diabetes. Included is a discussion on different approaches to meal planning and the benefits and limitations of each. Dana will also review metabolic surgery, gastroparesis, and disordered eating. Included will be a review of nutrition approaches during pregnancy and for those living with chronic co-conditions. Dana also provides insights on how to support the transition to healthier eating using a “tasteful” approach.
Accreditation: Diabetes Education Services is an approved provider by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider 12640, and Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR), Provider DI002. Since these programs are approved by the CDR it satisfies the CE requirements for the CDCES regardless of your profession.*
The use of DES products does not guarantee the successful passage of the CDCES exam. CBDCE does not endorse any preparatory or review materials for the CDCES exam, except for those published by CBDCE.
To satisfy the requirement for renewal of certification by continuing education for the Certification Board for Diabetes Care & Education (CBDCE), continuing education activities must be applicable to diabetes and approved by a provider on the CBDCE List of Recognized Providers (www.ncbde.org). CBDCE does not approve continuing education. Diabetes Education Services is accredited/approved by the Commission of Dietetic Registration which is on the list of CBDCE Recognized Providers.”
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