Subject: Webinar on 2020 Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes

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Joint Webinar Presentation: Navigating the 2020 Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes | Presented by Kathy Warwick, RD, CDE | Thursday, January 30, 2020, 2-3:30 PM EST | Earn 1.5 CPEUs
Almost 10% of Americans — or over 30 million people — suffer from diabetes, and 1.5 million more are newly diagnosed every year. As the seventh leading cause of death in the US, understanding and navigating the challenges of diabetes is essential for healthcare professionals. RDs play a unique and necessary role in caring for clients with the disease, and therefore it's imperative they stay current on the latest guidelines and practices in diabetes care.

The annually-produced American Diabetes Association Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes provides benchmark guidelines for patients living with diabetes and the healthcare professionals who care for them. Join Kathy Warwick, RD, CDE, on Thursday, January 30, 2020, from 2–3:30 PM EST, as she provides a comprehensive review of the ADA's 2020 guidelines and learn about developments and opportunities for RDs in diabetes care.

Learning Objectives
1. Discuss the key revisions of the 2020 Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes.
2. Understand and implement the current nutrition care guidelines for adults with diabetes.
3. Identify opportunities for diabetes self-management education during the continuum of diabetes care.
4. Explain the roles and opportunities for RDs in diabetes prevention.
Price: $27.50
1.5 CPEUs
Suggested CDR Learning Needs Codes: 3020, 4040, 5190, 5460
Performance Indicators: 2.1.1, 8.1.5, 8.2.1, 8.3.6
Level: 2
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Registration will take place on the Becky Dorner & Associates website.
SPECIAL OFFER!
Buy either of these two courses and enter the word DIABETES at checkout to receive the webinar for free!
• American Diabetes Association Guide to Nutrition Therapy for Diabetes Course (25 CPEs)
• American Diabetes Association: Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes, 2019 Course (10 CPEs)
About Our Presenter
Kathy Warwick is a Registered Dietitian and Certified Diabetes Educator with 37 years of experience in several areas of dietetics practice. She is owner of Professional Nutrition Consultants, LLC, in Madison, Mississippi, providing outpatient diabetes education, long term care consultation, hospice consultation, wellness program services, media communications and medical-legal consultation. She has served as an expert witness in numerous nursing home and malpractice lawsuits dealing with issues of malnutrition, weight loss, wound healing and diabetes care.

Previous work experience includes home health, outpatient education, hospital nutrition support, public health, nursing home consultation, and teaching college level nutrition classes for nursing majors. Kathy speaks regularly to medical and professional groups on the subjects of diabetes, various wellness topics, and the role of nutrition in litigation. She was a speaker for FNCE® 2014 and 2015 and has presented multiple webinars.

Kathy is the past Print Communications Chair for the Diabetes Care and Education DPG of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and a past President of the Mississippi Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. She currently serves as Media Spokesperson for MsAND and has been a medical reviewer and freelance writer for Healthline.com and Medical News Today. Kathy is also a member of the Coordinating Body for the Mississippi Association of Diabetes Educators, focusing on advocacy and licensure for diabetes educators in Mississippi.
Disclosures
Kathy Warwick, RD, CDE, has the following relevant disclosures to report: consultant to Hormel Health Labs. The speaker certifies no conflict of interest exists for this program. View our disclosure policy.