Come join our Virtual DiabetesEd Specialist Program.
Whether you are new to diabetes or a seasoned expert, you’ll benefit from this virtual conference with the latest research plus critical content that you can immediately apply to your clinical practice. Download Virtual Course 3-Day Schedule .
Prepare for CDCES or BC-ADM certification or earn hours for renewal.
If you are interested in taking the CDCES or BC-ADM exam or are seeking a state of the art review of current diabetes care, this course is for you. Our team has been fine-tuning this course for over fifteen years, and we know what you need.
Team of expert faculty includes:
In addition to informative lectures, we also use group activities and case studies to highlight the essential knowledge, skills, and strategies needed to succeed in diabetes education today!
Entire Program Fee: $399 | Includes over 30 CEs
Program Info: Download Virtual Course Flyer and Schedule
Dates: April 15-17 | If can’t make live version, registration fee includes access to recorded content through December 31st, 2021.
Time Zone: All webinars start and end times are in Pacific Standard Time
8:00 – 8:15 | Welcome and Introductions | Chair Beverly Thomassian, RN, MPH, CDCES, BC-ADM
8:15 – 10:15 | Diabetes Overview and Glycemic Goals | Coach Beverly Thomassian
10:30 – 12:15 | Diabetes Medications, What Diabetes Specialists Need to Know | Diana Isaacs, PharmD, BCPS, BC-ADM, BCACP, CDCES – Educator of the Year, 2020
1:15 – 3:15 | Insulin – The Ultimate Hormone Replacement Therapy | Dr. Diana Isaacs
3:45 – 5:15 | COVID and Diabetes Update – From Hospital to Home | Coach Beverly
8:00 – 9:30| Intensive Insulin Therapy— From Carbs to Correction to reach glucose targets | Diana Isaacs, PharmD, BCPS, BC-ADM, BCACP, CDCES – Educator of the Year, 2020
9:45 – 11:15 | Integrating Technology, Continuous Glucose Monitoring, and Insulin Pumps into Care | Dr. Diana Isaacs
11:15 – 12:15 | CV Risk Management with a Pharmacology Focus | Dr. Diana Isaacs
1:15 – 3:15 | Critical Assessment – Fine Tuning your Diabetes Detective Skills | Beverly Thomassian, RN, MPH, CDCES, BC-ADM
3:30 – 4:30 | Cancer and Diabetes Update, Solving Mysteries for Type 1 and Type 2 | Coach Beverly
4:30 – 5:15 | Becoming an Exceptional Educator | Coach Beverly
8:00—9: 45 | Medical Nutrition Therapy Updates and Critical Content | Ashley LaBrier, MS, RD, CDCES
10:00 – 11:30 | How to Eat by the Numbers and Meal Planning Approaches
11:30 – 12:00 | Keeping Well Through Activity and Nutrition
Team of Experts: Our team of expert faculty has been fine-tuning this course for over fifteen years and we know what you need to succeed! In addition to informative lectures, we also use group activities and case studies to highlight the essential knowledge, skills, and strategies needed to succeed in diabetes education today!
When you register for our Virtual Course, you have immediate access to these Bonus DiabetesEd University Online Courses – for FREE!
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.
October 6 8:00 am – October 8 3:00 pm
March 8 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
March 11 11:30 am – 12:45 pm
April 1 11:30 am – 12:45 pm
April 8 11:30 am – 12:45 pm
July 8 11:30 am – 12:45 pm