Update on GLP-1 Agonists (Live on July 10) | 1 CPEU eligible


Live webinar: Wednesday, July 10, 2024 at 2 p.m. EDT

GLP-1 receptor agonists have taken the world by storm. In this webinar, diabetes specialist, Liz Wanamaker, RD, CDCES, will update you on this revolutionary class of medications transforming the landscape of diabetes and weight management. This engaging session will delve into the mechanism of action of current GLP-1 agonists available on the market, describing how these drugs work to regulate blood sugar levels and promote weight loss. Liz will also discuss the risks and benefits of GLP-1 agonists and what dietitians need to know when treating patients who are taking these medications.

Suggested practice competencies: 11.4.1, 11.4.2, 11.4.3, 11.4.4, 11.4.6, 11.4.7

Please note: CPEU credit will be granted for live attendees only.

Targeted audience: Registered dietitians working in weight management or diabetes.

Learning objectives:

  • Review current GLP-1 agonists on the market and their mechanism of action.
  • Discuss the application for GLP-1 agonists related to diabetes and weight management.
  • Explore some of the potential risks and benefits for GLP-1 agonists.
  • Identify the role of the dietitian when treating patients or clients who are taking GLP-1 agonists.