2020 Diabetes Update

Saturday, September 19, 2020
7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Swang Business Center
Lipscomb University
4 University Park Dr
Nashville, TN 37215

Presented by: Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Department of Education and Professional Development, and Vanderbilt Eskind Pediatric Diabetes Clinic.

4.0 contact hours available. $45 per person.

Additional registration information TBA.

Intended audience

General pediatricians, family practice physicians, family and pediatric nurse practitioners, school health nurses and nurses who care for youth with diabetes in a variety of settings.

Contact hour credit

4.0 contact hours

Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Department of Nursing Education and Professional Development is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Tennessee Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. 

Learners must attend the full activity and complete the evaluation in order to claim continuing education credit/hours.


2019 Course Presentations:

Skipping math class or something worse? Signs and symptoms of diabetes
Dan Tilden, M.D.

Strategies for managing diabetes in the school setting for optimal glycemic control
Cindy Lybarger, APRN, CDE

Impact of The 504 Plan on Sports, Field Trips, and Diabetes Technology in the School Setting
Patsy Yarbrough, APRN, CDE

Nutrition in School
Martha Upchurch, M.S., R.D., LDN, CDE
Stephanie Kovacs, M.S., R.D., LDN, CDE

2018 Course Presentations:

Managing Hyperglycemia and Sick Days to Avoid DKA
Jennifer Kelley, MD

Behavioral Strategies to Enhance Diabetes Management in Children and Teens: What You Can Do in 5 Minutes
Sarah Jaser, PhD

Diabetes Technology Update for 2018: New Pumps, Continuous Glucose Monitors and Insulin Pens
Kim Barnes, RN, BSN

Hands-On Pumping
Susan Schultz, RN, BSN

Managing Diabetes in Children and Teens in 2018
Cindy Lybarger, APRN, CDE