2022 Catalog: General Courses
DE0616: Diabetes Online CDE: What Can I Eat? Diabetes Nutrition Education Curriculum for American Indian and Alaska Native Adults with Type 2 Diabetes
This presentation will provide information on the What Can I Eat [WCIE] diabetes nutrition education curriculum for use with AI/AN adults with type 2 diabetes [T2D]. WCIE was developed to meet the unique needs of AI/AN communities. The curriculum includes 5 interactive, theory-based, diabetes nutrition education classes for adult AI/ANs who have T2D and their family members/support persons. The presentation will include: key findings from needs assessment used to develop WCIE, a brief description of the development process, our pivot to remote-WCIE lessons due to the COVID-19 pandemic, an overview of the pilot protocol for WCIE, and the next steps in evaluating WCIE.
1. Utilize key findings from the needs assessment regarding adaptation of WCIE for AI/AN peoples.
2. Develop diabetes nutrition education classes for use in an in person setting or a virtual setting.
It is the policy of the Indian Health Service, Division of Oral Health, that faculty/planners disclose any financial or other relationships with commercial companies whose products may be discussed in the educational activity. The Indian Health Service, Division of Oral Health, also requires that faculty disclose any unlabeled or investigative use of pharmaceutical products and medical devices. Images that have been falsified or manipulated to misrepresent treatment outcomes are prohibited.
None of the faculty/planners for this activity has a conflict of interest, and there is no use of unlabeled or investigative pharmaceutical products or medical devices. No images have been falsified or manipulated to misrepresent treatment outcomes.The educational objectives, content, and selection of educational methods and instructors are conducted independent of any commercial entity.
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