|Tuesday, May 21, 2013|
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Origination date: 5-21-13
Termination date: 5-12-17
Georgia has the second highest rate of childhood obesity in the U.S. Physicians are treating more and more children with diseases once seen only in adults such as hypertension and type 2 diabetes.
The Strong4Life Provider Program is presenting an enduring webcast on evaluating and managing pediatric insulin resistance and related conditions. This in-depth discussion will cover a range of topics from diagnosis to treatment.
Stephanie Walsh, MD
Nina Young-Jee Ham, MD
In order to meet STARK regulatory requirements that allow Children's to provide a limited amount of non-monetary compensation to physicians, we must note your participation in this online CME at a value of $10 per credit. This amount will be applied to your non-monetary compensation allowance. No action is required on your part. Thank you for your interest in the CME opportunities.
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Children's Healthcare of Atlanta is accredited by the Medical Association of Georgia to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Children's designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This activity is designed to be completed within the time designated below; physicians should claim only those credits that reflect the time actually spent in the activity. To successfully earn credit, participants must complete the activity online during the valid credit period that is noted below. To receive AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™, you must receive a minimum score of 80% on the post-test.
At the end of the event, registered participants will be able to take the post-event evaluation and test in order to receive a certificate. The certificate will be sent via email.
The following speakers, planners and anyone who has control of the content have disclosed that they have no financial relationships: Stephanie Walsh, MD, Nina Young-Jee Ham, MD, Cheryl Williams, Wendy Palmer, Cagney Stigger
The following planners who have control of the content have disclosed an affiliation or financial interest: Julius Sherwinter, M.D. - Sponsored Research for Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. - receives honorarium
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Streaming: for audio/video streaming, Adobe Flash plug-in or Safari browser on iOS devices
All attendees must register to earn credit. If you do not register you will not have access to the evaluation and post test which are required in order to earn credit. If you plan to watch the content with a group, make sure to register in advance. After the webcast you will receive an email with the link to the evaluation and post test.
If you are interested in participating in this CME activity, please complete the pre-survey and registration form below. You are required to take the pre-survey. You will not be graded on the pre-survey. The pre-survey is a baseline assessment of the knowledge of our learners. Your pre-survey will not be tracked on an individual basis.
If you are unable to register online or do not receive your confirmation email after registering (don't forget to check your Junk email folder), please contact our Registration Desk at 866-872-5840 (international callers please dial 617-502-2061). You can also contact us by email
Estimated time to complete activity: 45 minutes
Insulin resistance in children: consensus, perspective and future directions. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2010 Dec;95(12):5189-98
Obesity and insulin resistance in children. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2010 Dec;51 Suppl 3:S149-50
Treatment of clinical insulin resistance in children: a systematic review. Quinn SM et al. Obes Rev. 2010 Oct;11(10):720-30.
The cardio-metabolic risk of moderate and severe obesity in children and adolescents. Rank M et al. J Pediatr. 2013 Feb 20.
Insulin resistance and metabolic syndrome in the pediatric population.Metab Syndr Relat Disord. 2010 Feb;8(1):1-14.
Screening of metabolic syndrome in obese children: a primary care concern. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2009 Sep;49(3):329-34.
Management of type 2 diabetes mellitus in children and adolescents. Springer SC et al. Pediatrics. 2013 Feb;131(2):e648-64.
Management of newly diagnosed type 2 diabetes mellitus (t2dm) in children and adolescents. Copeland KC et al. Pediatrics. 2013 Feb;131(2):364-82.
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