Tailoring Care in Diabetes: Improving Outcomes Through Personalized Nutrition Interventions and Person-Centered Care

Program Date: 17 November 2021
Publication Date: 31 March 2022

Course Description:

In this course, you’ll identify the role of medical nutrition therapy in diabetes care; discuss the current and emerging evidence-based research in diabetes-specific nutritional formulas; and examine best practices in person-centered diabetes self-management education and support. Originally presented as a live webinar on November 17, 2021.

Course Objectives:

• Identify the role of medical nutrition therapy in diabetes care. 
• Discuss the current and emerging evidence-based research in diabetes-specific nutritional formulas. 
• Examine best practices in person-centered diabetes self-management education and support.
  • CDR Level: 2
  • Performance Indicators: 8.1.1, 8.1.2, 8.2.3
  • Run Time: 51

Course Instructor Bio(s)

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John L Sievenpiper, MD, PhD, FRCPC

Clinical Scientist, Diabetes Canada 
Associate Professor, University of Toronto 
Staff Physician, St. Michael's Hospital 
Toronto, Canada
Dr. Sievenpiper is a Clinician Scientist who holds appointments as an Associate Professor in the Department of Nutritional Sciences and the Lifestyle Medicine Lead in the MD Program, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto. He is also appointed as a Staff Physician in the Division of Endocrinology & Metabolism and Scientist in the La Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St. Michael’s Hospital. Dr. Sievenpiper completed his MSc, PhD and Postdoctoral Fellowship training in the Department of Nutritional Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto. He completed his MD at St. Matthew’s University followed by Residency training in Medical Biochemistry at McMaster University leading to his certification as a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of Canada (FRCPC).
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Susan Weiner, MS, RDN, CDN, CDCES, FADCES

Owner and Clinical Director 
Susan Weiner Nutrition, PLLC 
Merrick, NY, USA
Susan Weiner is an award-winning nutrition, health and diabetes expert and the owner of Susan Weiner Nutrition, PLLC. Susan served as the 2015 ADCES Diabetes Educator of the Year and is an ADCES fellow. Among her many distinguished awards, she is the recipient of the 2019 Metropolitan New York Association of Diabetes Educators Advocate of the Year Award and the 2018 Media Excellence Award from the New York State Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. Susan is the “Diabetes in Real Life” columnist for Endocrine Today and is the on-air host for video interviews and content for Healio.com. She is the co-author of The Complete Diabetes Organizer: Your Guide to a Less Stressful and More Manageable Diabetes Life and Diabetes: 365 Tips for Living Well. Susan has extensive TV, radio, podcast and video experience and is well versed in media communications.
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