VIDEO: Social Determinants of Health: Race and Diabetes
Date Recorded: 10/8/2013
Last Day to Register: 10/8/2015
Instructional Hours: 1.00
Online Evaluation: Available 9/30/201310/22/2015
Pre-Test? No
Post-Test? Yes (75% or better to pass)
*For Videos with a post test, you must score 75% or higher and complete the online evaluation to receive credit.
Presenter(s): Leonard Egede MD, MS
Disclosure Statement: In accordance with the ACCME Essentials and Standards, anyone involved in planning or presenting at this educational activity is required to disclose any relevant financial relationships with commercial interests in the healthcare industry. Speakers who incorporate information about off-label or investigational use of drugs or devices are asked to disclose that information at the beginning of their presentation. Any financial disclosures will be provided at the beginning of the presentation.
Description: This SCHOOLS presentation is a counterpart for its sister article in the latest edition of Progressnotes and will discuss effective management of diabetes management in African Americans as well as practical solutions to overcoming barriers to care. LINK TO WATCH VIDEO HERE:
Handouts: No handouts are currently available.

Accreditations and Pricing

AccreditationsConsortium MembersAll Others 
AHEC Credit $0.00 $0.00
Area Health Education ConsortiumThis program provides 1 CEUs by South Carolina AHEC and meets South Carolina AHEC Best Practice Standards.
Physicians (CME) $0.00 $0.00
Medical University of South Carolina Office of CMEThe Medical University of South Carolina designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:
Discuss the necessity of a comprehensive approach treating the ABCs (A1c levels, blood pressure, and cholesterol) in diabetic patients and outline the guideline-recommended treatment goals for A1c levels, blood pressure, and LDL cholesterol in African American patients with diabetes
Identify barriers to achieving triple control in African Americans with diabetes (ie, medication cost), as well as practical solutions to overcoming these barriers

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