Updates will be provided on both the American Diabetes Association guidelines as well as the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists guidelines with a focus on newer agents and evidence supporting use of these medications.
- Summarize and apply the 2018 clinical guidelines for the treatment of hyperglycemia;
- Recommend appropriate anti-diabetic agents according to patient characteristics and co-morbidities;
- Apply evidence-based medicine beyond the guidelines to clinical decision-making in patients with diabetes;
- Summarize several cardiovascular outcome trials related to anti-diabetic agents and apply trial data to clinical decision-making.
Kylee Funk, PharmD, BCPS
Kylee Funk is clinical faculty at the University of Minnesota College of Pharmacy. Dr. Funk provides comprehensive medication management at the University of Minnesota Health Nurse Practitioners Clinic. Her research is around the impact of CMM, pharmacist and nurse practitioner partenerships, and innovative techniques for diabetes education. Dr. Funk and Dr. Schweiss are co-directors for the Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome course.