Enhancing the Use of GLP-1 RAs in Patients With T2D to Improve Individualized Patient-Centered Care

Join us for a live webinar on the use of GLP-1 receptor agonists for the treatment of type 2 diabetes. Leading experts will discuss the glycemic and extra glycemic benefits of GLP-1 receptor agonists and how to tailor them to optimize the care of your patients.

Agenda

Overview of GLP-1 RAs

Comparison of Available GLP-1 RAs

Individualizing GLP-1 RA Treatment

Strategies to Improve Patient Acceptance, Tolerance, and Adherence

Events

Date / Time
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Faculty

Faculty
Kristi W. Kelley, PharmD, FCCP, BCPS, BCACP, CDCES, BC-ADM

Clinical Professor
Department of Pharmacy Practice
Auburn University Harrison College of Pharmacy
Clinical Pharmacist
Baptist Health Foundation Center for Medical and Surgical Care
Princeton Baptist Medical Center/Brookwood Baptist Health
Birmingham, Alabama

Faculty
Christie Schumacher, PharmD, BCPS, BCACP, BCCP, BC-ADM, CDCES, FCCP

Professor
Department of Pharmacy Practice
Midwestern University College of Pharmacy
Downers Grove, Illinois
Clinical Pharmacist
Advocate Medical Group
Chicago, Illinois

Program Overview
The purpose of this program is to provide pharmacists with up-to-date clinical data and guideline-based recommendations on the benefits and use of GLP-1 RAs in patients with T2D. This program will be presented as a live webinar, accompanied by live Q&A.

Goal Statement
The goal of this activity is to improve the knowledge and competence of pharmacists regarding the physiologic actions and optimal use of GLP-1 RAs in patients with T2D.

Target Audience
The target audience for this program is pharmacists, including clinical, community, ambulatory care, and health-system pharmacists, who care for patients with type 2 diabetes, as well as pharmacy directors, chief pharmacy officers, and other stakeholders in pharmacy practice.

Learning Objectives
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Identify the physiologic actions of GLP-1 RAs that contribute to metabolic, renal, and cardiovascular benefits in patients with type 2 diabetes
  • Compare the available GLP-1 RAs with regard to their dosing, administration, glycemic effects, and extraglycemic benefits
  • Develop treatment plans that incorporate GLP-1 RAs early in the management of diabetes based on guideline recommendations, clinical evidence, and individualized patient needs and preferences
  • Devise strategies to improve patient acceptance, tolerance, and adherence to GLP-1 RA treatment

Accreditation

CE Accreditation

Pharmacists

ProCE, LLC is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. ACPE Universal Activity Number 0221-0000-22-206-L01-P has been assigned to this live application-based activity (initial release date 9-28-22). This activity is approved for 1.0 contact hour (0.1 CEU) in states that recognize ACPE providers. The activity is provided at no cost to participants. Participants must complete the online post-test and activity evaluation within 30 days of the activity to receive pharmacy CE credit. No partial credit will be given. Statements of completion will be issued online at www.ProCE.com, and proof of completion will be posted in NABP CPE Monitor profiles.

Disclosure
ProCE, LLC requires instructors, planners, managers, and other individuals who are in a position to control the content of this activity to disclose all financial conflicts of interest (COI) they may have with ineligible companies. All relevant COI are thoroughly vetted and mitigated according to ProCE policy. ProCE is committed to providing its learners with high-quality CE activities and related materials that promote improvements or quality in healthcare and not a specific proprietary business interest of an ineligible company. Faculty disclosures will be provided prior to the start of the CE activity.