Clinical Coffee Break: Optimizing the Unique Aspects of GLP-1 RAs for Your Patients (An Interactive Video Experience)
During this clinical coffee break, Dr. M. Susan Burke, and Elizabeth Haftel, a clinical pharmacist and certified diabetes educator, will discuss practical strategies for using GLP-1 receptor agonists in your patients with diabetes. They will discuss how this class of medications can benefit certain patients. To illustrate the process, faculty will walk through a patient case. You will have the opportunity to engage with this activity, view resources and test your knowledge with interactive questions.
Please note that any data, indications, and guidelines presented in this activity are current as of the recording on 10/26/2020 and they are subject to change as new information is published.
Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University Philadelphia, PA
Senior Advisor, Lankenau Medical Associates
Lankenau Medical Center
Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice, Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, Worcester, MA
Clinical Pharmacist, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA
The following relevant financial relationships have been disclosed by faculty:
M. Susan Burke, MD, FACP: No relevant financial relationships disclosed
Elizabeth Haftel, PharmD, CDE: No relevant financial relationships disclosed
Non-faculty contributors involved in the planning, development, editing, and review of the content have disclosed no relevant financial relationships.
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