Friday, February 7, 2014, 1:00 p.m. to 5:15 p.m.
GENERAL SESSION I
• Self-Help Strategies and Depression
• ADA Nutrition Position Statement 2013
• Diabetes and Driving
• Social Determinants of Diabetes
• Individualizing Treatment for Type 2 Diabetes
Saturday, February 8, 2014, 8:00 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.
CONCURRENT GENERAL SESSION IIA
• Should Statins be in the Water?
• GI Complications
• Infectious Diseases and Diabetes
• Resistant Hypertension in Diabetes: Clinical Strategies
• Intensifying Insulin Therapy
Plan to join your colleagues and leading diabetes experts in San Francisco
for presentations and discussions on cutting-edge clinical research on
diabetes. The 61st Annual Advanced Postgraduate Course will cover the latest
advances in diabetes treatment and management in both general sessions
and interactive, small group Meet the Expert sessions that are perfect for
networking and stimulating conversations.
CONCURRENT GENERAL SESSION IIB
• Behavior Change: Effective Strategies
• Novel Nutrition Interventions for Prediabetes
• Prescribing Exercise
• Impact of Food on Diabetes Management
• Diabetes Education and Group Visits
In addition to 14.25 continuing education hours you can earn, the sessions
• The latest information on the management of diabetes and its complications.
• Practical tips and proven strategies for improving patient care.
Saturday, February 8, 2014, 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.;
select sessions repeated from 3:45 p.m. to 5:15 p.m.
• Translation of the latest diabetes research into clinical practice.
CONCURRENT MEET THE EXPERT SESSION
• Transitional Care – Adult to Geriatrics
• Spectrum of Gluten Related Disorders
• Glycemic Management and the Complicated Patient
• In-patient to Out-patient Transitional Care
• Management of Technology and Diabetes
• Embracing Diverse Cultures
• Clinical Management of Vulnerable, Low-income Patient with
Type 2 Diabetes
Register early and save with early bird registration rates. We look forward
to seeing you in San Francisco for what promises to be an exciting and
rewarding educational experience.
Sunday, February 9, 2014, 8:00 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.
At the conclusion of this activity, attendees should be able to:
• Identify the 2014 ADA Standards of Care for classifying, diagnosing,
preventing and treating prediabetes and diabetes.
• Apply the findings cited in recent position papers and consensus reports to
February 7-9, 2014
December 13, 2013 – January 31, 2014
Early Bird Registration
October 2, 2013 – December 12, 2013
The Course is specifically designed for physicians, physician assistants, nurses,
nurse practitioners, dietitians, pharmacists, psychologists, certified diabetes
educators, and other health care professionals who care for patients with
diabetes or who manage the complications related to this disease.
Presentation titles are subject to change. Current titles, speakers
and additional accreditation-related information will be posted on
the Association’s website, professional.diabetes.org/pg14, as they
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GENERAL SESSION III
• Type 2 Diabetes in Children, Teens and Young Adults
• Management of Obesity
• ADA 2014 Standards of Care Update
• GDM and Diabetes
• Latest News in Clinical Research: Implications
• Networking breaks throughout the meeting.
• Discuss best practices in working with patients with diabetes in special
populations, including children, adolescents, older adults, transitional care etc.
• List the potential psychological and social effects of persons with diabetes.
• Discuss the pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic treatment options.
• And more!
CORPORATE SYMPOSIA/PRODUCT THEATERS
Physicians: The American Diabetes Association is accredited by the Accreditation
Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education
Corporate Symposia and Product Theaters are activities that are planned and
conducted by the corporate community in conjunction with the American Diabetes
Association’s 61st Annual Advanced Postgraduate Course. They provide attendees
with additional educational/informational opportunities and may include CE
credit. They will be conducted immediately prior to or after the program each
day. The schedule for Corporate Symposia/Product Theaters will be posted on
the Association’s website, professional.diabetes.org/pg14 in December 2013 (if
The Hyatt Regency San Francisco is the official hotel of the 61st Annual Advanced
Postgraduate Course. Located at 5 Embarcadero Center in San Francisco, it’s
across the street from the Ferry Building – filled with a variety of restaurants and a
weekly Farmers Market. The location is incredibly accessible as it’s next to a BART
station (Embarcadero) and is an easy distance to MUNI, Cable Cars, and Caltrain!
The American Diabetes Association designates this live activity for a maximum
of 14.25 AMA PRA Category 1 credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit
commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Family Physicians: An application will be made to the American Academy of Family
Physicians for continuing medical education credit.
Doctors of Osteopathy: Category 2 credit will be awarded for formal educational
programs that are ACCME-accredited or AAFP-approved.
International Physicians: The American Medical Association has determined that
physicians not licensed in the US who participate in this CME activity are eligible for
AMA PRA Category 1 credit™.
Physician Assistants: AAPA accepts certificates of participation for educational
activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 CME Credit™ from organizations
accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society. Physician Assistants
may receive a maximum of 14.25 hours of Category 1 Credit™ for completing this
SPEAKER PRESENTATION SLIDES
In order to provide attendees with the most complete set of companion materials,
registered attendees will be provided access to a secure website containing speaker
presentation slides prior to the start of the meeting. Attendees should print or
save to their electronic device the presentations that they are interested in prior to
arriving in San Francisco. The presentation slides will not be included in the print
Register by December 12, 2013 and save up to $55 off full Conference Rates!
Podiatric Physicians: An application will be made to the American Podiatric Medical
Association for continuing medical education credit.
Nurses: The American Diabetes Association is accredited as a provider of
continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s COA.
Physician - Member
California Board of Registered Nursing: The American Diabetes Association is also
a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider No.
CEP-12196. This activity is approved for 14.25 contact hours.
Non-Physician - Member $330 $385
Dietitians: The American Diabetes Association is a Continuing
Professional Education (CPE) Accredited Provider with the
Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR). Registered dietitians
(RDs) and dietetic technicians, registered (DTRs) will receive 14.25
continuing professional education units (CPEUs) for completion of this
Pharmacists: The American Diabetes Association is accredited by
the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider
of continuing pharmacy education. ACPE Provider number 0239.
The American Diabetes Association designates these sessions as
Knowledge-based per ACPE guidelines. To view the UAN’s and
learning objectives for each session, please visit professional.diabetes.
org/pg14 and click Continuing Education for Pharmacists.
Psychologists: The American Diabetes Association is approved by the American
Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. ADA
maintains responsibility for this program and its content. This activity offers a
maximum of 14.25 hours of continuing education credit. Each psychologist must
attend in their entirety those sessions designated as approved for psychology credit
and claim only those hours spent in the educational activity.
Certified Diabetes Educators: To satisfy the requirement for renewal of certification
by continuing education for the National Certification Board for Diabetes Educators
(NCBDE), continuing education activities must be diabetes related and approved
by a provider on the NCBDE List of Approved Providers (www.ncbde.org). NCBDE
does not approve continuing education. The American Diabetes Association is on
the NCBDE List of Approved Providers.
Successful Completion Statement
Certificates of Completion/Attendance are provided to registered attendees based
upon completion of the online evaluation. The online evaluation will be available
at professional.diabetes.org/pg14 through March 15, 2014. For questions regarding
continuing education, please email email@example.com.
10/2/13 - 12/12/13
12/13/13 - 2/9/14
Physician - Non-Member $585 $640
Non-Physician - Non-Member $440
Student/Resident/Fellow* $185 $205
One-Day Registration – Member†
One-Day Registration – Non-Member†
*Available to people currently enrolled in one of these programs. Proof of status in program
must be supplied by institution along with your registration form.
†You are allowed to register for only 1 One-Day Registration.
Please note you must be a professional member through February 28, 2014 to
qualify for the member rate.
Early Bird Registration: October 2, 2013 – December 12, 2013
Advance Registration: December 13, 2013 – January 31, 2014
February 7-9, 2014
Fees include all sessions (as listed under the
Program Schedule), two continental breakfasts,
coffee breaks each day, and complimentary
access to session webcasts (available after
the meeting). Online registration opens on
October 2nd. Mark your calendar and plan
to visit professional.diabetes.org/pg14 for
additional information and to register online.
Special discounted rates have been negotiated with the hotel for attendees of the
61st Annual Advanced Postgraduate Course. These rates are only available when
reserving through ADA Housing. To guarantee you receive this rate, reservations
must be made by January 10, 2014 through the ADA’s website, or by calling ADA
Housing at 866-291-9696 (Toll Free US & Canada) or 415-268-2089 (International).
Room Rates: $219.00 - Single/Double $239.00 – Triple/Quad
The above rates are subject to state, local, and occupancy tax of 16.25% + a ¢.13
tourism assessment per room, per night. Taxes listed were correct at time of
printing and are subject to change.
Online housing opens on October 2, 2013. Mark your calendar and plan to visit
professional.diabetes.org/pg14 for additional information and to reserve your hotel
Vanessa Jones Briscoe, PhD, NP, CDE
College of Health Sciences
Daytona Beach, Florida
Alison Evert, MS, RD, CDE
Diabetes Nutrition Educator/Coordinator
of Diabetes Educator Programs
University of Washington Medical Center
Diabetes Care Center
Camille Izlar, MS, RD, LDN, CDE, BC-ADM
Clinical Instructor, University of North Carolina School of Medicine
Diabetes Educator, University of North Carolina Diabetes Care Center
Durham, North Carolina
Carolé Mensing, RN, MA, CDE, FAADE
Designated Nurse Planner
Manager, Clinical and Educational Programs
Joslin Diabetes Center
R. Harsha Rao, MD, FRCP
Professor of Medicine and Program Director, EDM Fellowship Training Program
Division of Endocrinology & Metabolism
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Chief of Endocrinology, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System
Neil Skolnik, MD
Professor of Family and Community Medicine, Temple University
Associate Director, Family Medicine Residency Program, Abington Memorial Hospital
Abington Family Medicine