Achieving the Sweet Spot: Latest Advances in Diabetes Care for the Multidisciplinary Team

Date & Location
Saturday, November 18, 2017 8:00 AM - 12:30 PM   Detroit Marriott Troy, Troy, MI

Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Nutrition & Preventative Medicine

This educational symposium will provide health care providers with practical approaches for the management of diabetes.  Participants will have the opportunity to become updated on current evidence-based guidelines, focus on practice-based learning and improvement, and network with colleagues.

  1. Describe and apply current treatment guidelines in the management of patients with diabetes.
  2. Indicate best approaches for the treatment of diabetes and prevention of complications in older adults.
  3. Discuss effective insulin regimens to achieve glycemic control in the inpatient setting.
  4. Recognize the role of weight management in the treatment of type 2 diabetes and demonstrate effective skills of counseling patients on lifestyle changes.


Online registration will remain open through November 14th. After this date, all registrations must be collected on-site on the day of the event. Please note that cash cannot be accepted.

Cancellations or refund requests must be received by November 14th; a $25 cancellation processing fee will be assessed to all cancelled registrations. Cancellation or refund requests after November 14th will not be honored. To cancel a registration, please send an email to with the name of the activity and “Cancellation” in the subject line.

CME: Jessica Rice, 248-551-0748 or
Other: Afomia Feleke, 248-898-2521 or


Physician Continuing Medical Education

William Beaumont Hospital is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

William Beaumont Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

Non-physician professionals should check with their individual credentialing bodies to confirm that participation in this CME activity will be approved for credit. CME credits can be used to meet the continuing education requirements needed for Michigan physician assistant and nursing relicensure without limitation.

Maintenance of Certification Credit for Internal Medicine Physicians

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 3.75 Medical Knowledge MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

DietitianContinuing Professional Education

This activity is approved for 4 CPE credits for dieticians.

Pharmacist Continuing Education

ACPE Universal Activity Number: 0503-0000-17-020-L01-P

Pharmacists have the opportunity to earn 3.5 hours of continuing education credit.  These activities are structured to meet knowledge based educational needs. In addition, a valid NABP e-profile number and DOB must be submitted during the activity.  The CPE Monitor website may be checked within 30 days from the date of the activity to determine if credit was awarded.Beaumont Health is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

Participants must sign in, attend the entire session and complete an evaluation form to receive contact hours.

Nursing Continuing Education

At the end of this activity the learner will be able to indicate best approaches to the treatment of diabetes and prevention of complication in older adults.

3.6 Contact Hour Awarded

Criteria for successful completion includes attendance at entire event and submission of a completed evaluation form.

Beaumont Health is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Ohio Nurses Association an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. (OBN-001-91) (OH-378,10/1/2019)