2021 Catalog: All Courses
DE0174: Diabetes Online CDE: Tobacco Cessation for People with Diabetes
This webinar is offered through a collaboration with the IHS Division of Diabetes Treatment and Prevention, with the recording available on the DDTP website at https://www.ihs.gov/diabetes/training/cmece-online-edu/diabetes-online-cme-ce-education/.
This session will offer an overview of commercial tobacco use among the AI/AN population. Resources will be provided to enhance patient success toward tobacco free living. The pathophysiology of nicotine addiction and evidence-based interventions for the treatment of health-risk behaviors will be reviewed. The session will help providers and staff engage and support patients in abstaining from tobacco use in order to promote a healthy lifestyle for themselves and our communities.
Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:
1. Describe connections between smoking, diabetes macro and micro-vascular complications, and CVD/PAD.
2. Use the ‘Five A Model’ as a tobacco use intervention
3. Identify one change you can make to improve local tobacco cessation outcomes at your clinic.
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.
Tuition must be paid in full 8 weeks prior to the start date of any course. Request for refunds must be received in writing at least two weeks before the course begins. For each refund request, there will be an administrative charge of $100. No refunds will be made to registrants who fail to attend a course. If IHS CDE program cancels a course, then 100% of the tuition will be refunded.