Accreditation Information


The University of Kentucky College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Kentucky College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The University of Kentucky College of Medicine presents this activity for educational purposes only. Participants are expected to utilize their own expertise and judgment while engaged in the practice of medicine. The content of the presentations is provided solely by presenters who have been selected for presentations because of recognized expertise in their field.

ACGME Competencies

  • Patient care
  • Medical knowledge
  • Practice-based learning and improvement


ACPEThe University of Kentucky College of Pharmacy is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

This knowledge-based activity has been assigned UANs 0022-0000-19-108-L01-P, 0022-0000-19-107-L01-P, 0022-0000-19-109-L01-P, 0022-0000-19-110-L01-P, 0022-0000-19-111-L01-P, 0022-0000-19-112-L01-P, 0022-0000-19-113-L01-P, 0022-0000-19-114-L01-P, 0022-0000-19-115-L01-P, 0022-0000-19-116-L01-P, and 0022-0000-19-117-L01-P and will award 6.75 contact hours (0.675 CEUs) of continuing pharmacy education credit in states that recognize ACPE providers.

Statements of participation will indicate hours and CEUs based on participation and will be issued online at the conclusion of the activity. Successful completion includes signing in at registration, attending the entire session for which credit is claimed, completing the activity evaluation and requesting credit online at conclusion of the activity. Credit will be uploaded to CPE Monitor, and participants may print a statement of credit or transcript from their NABP e-profile. The College complies with the Accreditation Standards for Continuing Pharmacy Education.


The University of Kentucky, College of Nursing is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation (ANCC).

This educational activity is offered for a maximum of 6.75 ANCC contact hours.

The Kentucky Board of Nursing (KBN) approves The University of Kentucky, College of Nursing (UKCON) as a provider as well. ANCC and KBN approval of a continuing nursing education provider does not constitute endorsement of program content nor commercial sponsors. The University of Kentucky does not approve commercial products. This educational activity is offered for a maximum of 8.1 KBN contact hours.

Provider #: 3-0008-01-18-1083. In order to receive credit, participants complete this CNE activity and submit a credit application and evaluation form online. Certificates may be printed once the evaluation is completed.


UK Healthcare CECentral certifies this activity for 6.75 hours of participation.


Commission on Dietetic Registration

This program has been approved by the Commission on Dietetic Registration for 6.75 CPEUs.

CPE Level 2: General knowledge of literature and professional practice in areas covered

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Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  • Describe characteristics of a disengaged diabetes patient
  • Discuss strategies to engage a disengaged patient with diabetes
  • Identify emerging roles of  continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) in diabetes and pregnancy, the older adult with diabetes, and the hospitalized diabetes patient
  • Discuss triaging and treating hyperglycemia in pediatric and adult patients with diabetes
  • Discuss triaging and treating the patient with diabetes with complaints of "blurry vision"
  • Explan the processes for navigating access to diabetes medications from the pharmacy and social service perspectives
  • Describe expert consensus relative to nutrition therapy for adults with diabetes or prediabetes

Target Audience

Pharmacists, Physicians, Dietitians, Health Educators, Certified and Licensed Diabetes Educators, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, Public Health Professionals, Social Workers.

Faculty Disclosure

All planners, speakers, authors, and reviewers involved with content development for continuing education activities provided by the University of Kentucky are expected to disclose any real or perceived conflict of interest related to the content of the activity. Detailed disclosures will be included in participant materials or given prior to the start of the activity.