Get CME/CE credit for diabetes-related online courses and seminars developed by the Division of Diabetes, designed for clinicians and other health professionals serving in the Indian health system. In addition, this section has information on external training opportunities and upcoming conferences.
Advancements in Diabetes Seminars
Earn CME/CE credit for online seminars presented by diabetes experts, covering what's new and offering practical tools. Sessions are recorded; earlier Advancements presentations are available to watch anytime, '24/7'. (Only the 'live' online seminars carry credits.)
Carbohydrate Counting: Basic to Advanced
Carbohydrate (carb) counting is a meal planning approach for diabetes management. This training provides an overview and key concepts of the three levels of carb counting; carb awareness, basic/consistent carb intake, and advanced carb counting using carb-to-insulin ratios and correction factors.
Update on Nutrition and Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)
This training reviews kidney function, how to identify and monitor CKD in patients with diabetes. Describes new tools from the National Kidney Disease Education Program (NKDEP) and discusses nutrition assessment and diet recommendations, including guidance for patients on dialysis.
Screening and Monitoring of Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)
This training will cover several areas including definitions, screening, diagnosing and monitoring of chronic kidney disease and preview tools for patient education. Application of the information to several case studies will illustrate the concepts discussed in the training.
Diabetes Foot Care
This training provides a review of foot care for patients with diabetes. It contains in-depth information on foot care treatment and injury prevention. Training also includes description of a Best Practice in foot care.
Diabetes and Oral Health Connection
This training reviews the etiology, signs, and symptoms of periodontal disease, the providers role in screening for periodontal disease, the dental team's role in the treatment of periodontal disease and the connection between periodontal disease and diabetes management.
Food Insecurity and Diabetes: What’s the Connection?
Learn more about the connection between food insecurity and diabetes among Native Americans.
Managing Progressive CKD
This training reviews the guidelines for screening, diagnosing, and managing the progression of CKD in people with diabetes. Models for improving outcomes, and opportunities for education and intervention are described.
Physical Activity Guidelines for Diabetes and Prediabetes
This training reviews the latest guidelines for physical activity and cardiometabolic risk reduction in people with diabetes or prediabetes. It presents the current recommendations for weight loss and the management of diabetes and prediabetes.
Preventing Amputations in Diabetes
Reviews guidelines for screening and prevention of neuropathic and ischemic foot ulcers in people with diabetes. Incudes recommendations for care and for treatment of infections and other complications.
Self-Monitoring of Blood Glucose
This training provides a comprehensive overview of self-monitoring of blood glucose (SMBG) and diabetes, including sample protocols and a case study. Guidelines for using SMBG meters, implications for changes in practice, and steps clinicians can take to address common issues with SMBG are also covered.
These award winning* video trainings include handouts and discussion guides designed to help health care providers and others work more effectively with patients and co-workers.
* Adobe e-learning Challenge Best Video Runner Up 2009
Effects of Early Life Experience on Diabetes Risk
This training reviews the research related to brain development, genetics and fetal origin, and it describes evidence-based interventions to break the cycle.
Program Planning and Evaluation
This training and corresponding workbook offer an introduction to the concepts and processes of planning and evaluating a diabetes program.
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