Advances in Diabetes Technology - Part I: Analysis of Diabetes Self-Management Apps

Description

The increased prevalence of diabetes requires attentive health care and intense disease management. The increased availability of mobile technologies, including smartphones and wearable devices, provides new and highly scalable approaches to diabetic care. Come to this session to explore the most useful mobile applications in enhancing diabetes care and learn about their efficacy.

Pharmacist Learning Objectives

At the completion of this knowledge-based activity, participants will be able to:

  1. List the most useful diabetes-related mobile applications currently available.
  2. Discuss the relevance of these applications to diabetes care.
  3. Explain the role a pharmacist can play in enhancing diabetes care using these applications.

Technician Learning Objectives

At the completion of this knowledge-based activity, participants will be able to:

  1. List the most useful diabetes-related mobile applications currently available.
  2. Discuss the relevance of these applications to diabetes care.
  3. Explain the role a pharmacist can play in enhancing diabetes care using these applications.
 
 
 
Speakers:
Jennifer
Jennifer Trujillo, PharmD, BCPS, FCCP, CDE, BC-ADM
Associate Professor
University of Colorado School of Pharmacy
 
Andrew
Andrew Bzowyckyj, PharmD, BCPS, CDE
Associate Professor
Pacific University Oregon School of Pharmacy
 
Learning Level: Level 1
Pathway: Pharmacy Technician
Track: Early New Practitioner, Advanced New Practitioner
Session Time Slot(s): 
Date: 
Monday, March 25
Time: 
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Room: 
Washington State Convention Center - Ballroom 6A
ACPE Pharmacist: 0202-0000-19-085-L01-P
CEUs Pharmacist: .1
ACPE Pharmacy Technician: 0202-0000-19-085-L01-T
CEUs Pharmacy Technician: .1
Activity Type:
Knowledge-based