65th Annual Advanced Postgraduate Course: The Use of Language in Diabetes Care and Education

0.75 Credit

65th Annual Advanced Postgraduate Course: The Use of Language in Diabetes Care and Education

Target Audience
This 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.

Learning Objective
At the end of this activity, the attendees should be able to:

- Identify real life examples of words that made a difference to people with diabetes.
- Discuss the research on how language affects people.
- Discuss recommendations for becoming aware of and changing the language around diabetes.