Please note: All presentations are CEU credit approved for up to three years from the date of the presentation.
The Utah Diabetes Prevention and Control Program offers a FREE monthly continuing diabetes education series for professionals on the third Wednesday of each month from to Noon to 1pm in Utah. Participation is available via video-conference, telephone and webstreaming. The purpose of the series is to keep healthcare professionals abreast of the latest information in diabetes care and education. Continuing education units are available for nurses (1.5 hours), dietitians (1 hour) and a general certificate of participation can be provided for all other groups (e.g. CHES). Take the pre-test before the pogram and the post-test after the program to qualify for a certificate of your participation. Pre-test, post-test, and presentation slides are posted here a few days before the live broadcast.
Register by November 18, 2013 to receive participation instructions.
CEU certificates will be emailed within two weeks of the program. All presentations are CEU credit approved for up to three years from the date of the presentation.
• Understand how therapy of sleep apnea leads to improvements in diabetes control.
• Understand how untreated sleep apnea leads to dysregulation of glucose homeostasis
Dr Sundar finished his medical residency at Columbia University, New York following which he completed his fellowship training in Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine. Dr Sundar is quadruple board-certified with certifications in internal medicine, sleep medicine, pulmonary disease and critical care medicine. Following his fellowship, he worked as a pulmonologist at Utah Valley Medical Center where he also served as the Director for pulmonary and critical care research, IHC Urban SouthIn 2012, Dr Sundar returned back to the University of Utah and became the Medical Director of the Sleep-Wake Center. His research has included work on understanding the relationship between sleep apnea and chronic lung disease, and how sleep apnea improves outcomes in primary care settings.
Sign-in form (.doc) recommended for those participating in groups.
Registration is requested by the Thursday before the program. Please contact Betsi Patino by e-mail or at (801) 538-6593 to schedule telehealth-video or telephone links at least one week prior to each conference.
Certificates will only be available to those who fill out the pre- and post-tests. Certificates will be sent electronically within two weeks of the broadcast.
CEUs are provided by
and the Commission on Dietetic Registration, the credentially agency for the American Dietetic Association.