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DE0628: Diabetes Online CDE: The Developmental Origins of Obesity and Diabetes

 
Date: 4/13/2022 - 9/30/2022
Course Status: Available
Facility: Online
Location: Online
Instructor: Jonathan Purnell
Director: Wendy Castle
Level: Basic
Audience: Assistants, Dentists, DHA, Hygienists
Quota: 1 - 1000 students
Tuition: $0.00
Hours: 1.00 (Total CDE); 1.00 (DANB Non-Clinical); 1.00 (AGD - 149)
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The IHS Division of Oral Health is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider
The IHS Division of Oral Health is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider
Summary:

This seminar will provide an overview of developmental origins of health and disease with a focus on preconception factors that lead to an offspring’s increased vulnerability for obesity and diabetes later in life and trans-generationally. Strategies to mitigate these risks will also be discussed both at the individual and community level.

Learning Objectives:

1.   Explain developmental origins of health and disease.
2.   Reference research linking environmental and in-utero stressors of the risk for obesity and diabetes later in life and in successive generations.
3. Consider implementing identified strategies to reduce in-utero stressors as a means of preventing diabetes and chronic disease.



Disclosure Policy:

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.

Concerns or complaints about this course may be directed to IHS CDE Coordinator or to ADA CERP (https://ccepr.ada.org/en/ada-cerp-recognition).

Prerequisites:

None

Tuition Payment Information:

NA

Tuition Policy:

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.