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Diabetes CARES Grand Rounds Smart Reach Simulcast Replay
Nov 17 2020 @ 12:00 am – Nov 17 2021 @ 11:59 pm

Diabetes CARES Grand Rounds Smart Reach Simulcast Replay

The CARES Approach: Improving Glycemic, Cardiovascular, and Renal Outcomes

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Silvio Inzucchi, MD
Professor of Medicine, Endocrinology
Yale School of Medicine
New Haven, CT 


Anne Peters, MD
Director, USC Clinical Diabetes Program
Professor of Clinical Medicine
Keck School of Medicine of USC
Los Angeles, CA


This activity will cover the treatment and management of patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM).


This educational activity is intended for cardiologists, endocrinologists, primary care physicians, NPs, PAs, nurses, and other clinicians involved in the treatment of patients with T2DM.


On completing the program, attendees should be able to:

  • Personalize the selection of therapies for the management of cardiovascular and renal risk in patients with T2DM based on up-to-date standards of care
  • Determine the clinical implications of results from cardiovascular outcomes trials of SGLT2 inhibitors and GLP-1 receptor agonists
  • Utilize guidelines-based strategies for treatment intensification in patients with T2DM not meeting their glycemic goals


Med Learning Group is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.


Med Learning Group designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA Category 1 CreditTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the enduring activity.


This program would be beneficial for nurses involved and/or interested in the therapeutic management of patients with T2DM.

CNE Credits:
1.0 ANCC Contact Hour

CNE Accreditation Statement:
Ultimate Medical Academy/CCM is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Awarded 1.0 contact hour of continuing nursing education of RNs and APNs.


The AOA Bureau of OMED is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association to provide osteopathic continuing medical education for physicians. The AOA Bureau of OMED, as a co-sponsor with Med Learning Group, designates this enduring program for a maximum of 1.0 AOA Category 2-A credits and will report CME and specialty credits commensurate with the extent of the physician’s participant in this activity.


This program has received prior approval with the Commission on Dietetic Registration for Dietitians and RDs. Credits: 1.0 Contact Hour(s)


In accordance with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) Standards for Commercial Support, educational programs sponsored by Med Learning Group must demonstrate balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor. All faculty, authors, editors, staff, and planning committee members participating in an MLG-sponsored activity are required to disclose any relevant financial interest or other relationship with the manufacturer(s) of any commercial product(s) and/or provider(s) of commercial services that are discussed in an educational activity.


Faculty Member Disclosure
Silvio Inzucchi, MD Dr. Inzucchi reports that he serves as a consultant for Boehringer Ingelheim, AstraZeneca, Sanofi/Lexicon, Novo Nordisk, Merck, vTv Therapeutics, Zafgen, Abbott/Alere, Eisai (TIMI). He has also received royalties from McGraw-Hill and Uptodate and has received salary from Elsevier.
Anne Peters, MD Dr. Peters reports that she is on the speakers bureau for Novo Nordisk. She also serves as a consultant for Abbott Diabetes Care, Boehringer Ingelheim, Eli Lilly and Company, Livongo, MannKind, Merck, Novo Nordisk, Sanofi, and Pendulum Therapeutics. Dr. Peters has received research support from Dexcom, vTv Therapeutics, and donated devices from Abbott Diabetes Care. She also has stock options from Mellitus Health, Omada Health, Stability Health, Pendulum Therapeutics, and Livongo.


CME Content Review

The content of this activity was independently peer reviewed.
The reviewer of this activity has nothing to disclose.

CNE Content Review

The content of this activity was independently peer reviewed.

The reviewer of this activity has nothing to disclose.

The staff, planners, and managers reported the following financial relationships or relationships to products or devices they or their spouse/life partner have with commercial interests related to the content of this CME/CE activity:

Matthew Frese, MBA, General Manager of Med Learning Group, has nothing to disclose.
Christina Gallo, SVP, Educational Development for Med Learning Group, has nothing to disclose.
Lauren Bartunek, Program Manager for Med Learning Group, has nothing to disclose.
Marcello A. Morgan, MD, MPH, Medical and Scientific Services for Med Learning Group has nothing to disclose.
Lauren Welch, MA, VP, Accreditation and Outcomes, has nothing to disclose.
Russie Allen, Accreditation and Outcomes Coordinator, has nothing to disclose.


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During the course of this lecture, the faculty may mention the use of medications for both FDA-approved and nonapproved indications.


There are no fees for participating and receiving CME credit for this enduring activity. To receive CME/CNE credit participants must:

  1. Read the CME/CNE information and faculty disclosures
  2. Participate in the enduring activity
  3. Complete posttest and evaluation form online.


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This activity is designed for educational purposes. Participants have a responsibility to use this information to enhance their professional development in an effort to improve patient outcomes. Conclusions drawn by the participants should be derived from careful consideration of all available scientific information. The participant should use his/her clinical judgment, knowledge, experience, and diagnostic decision-making before applying any information, whether provided here or by others, for any professional use.

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