Pharmacy Diabetes

The University of Melbourne-normal

Diabetes Academy - What’s New in Diabetes

An important clinical update discussing the keys to treatment for diabetes. The course is intended to increase the knowledge and confidence of clinicians caring for people with diabetes.

Diabetes management is rapidly evolving. Recent large randomized controlled cardiovascular outcome trials have provided the evidence for the introduction of a variety of new classes of medications available for use for people with type 2 diabetes. Advances in technology including the use of continuous glucose monitoring devices and insulin pumps are improving outcomes for people with type 1 diabetes.

The e-learning course provides an evidence-based update for clinicians on the novel medications and emerging technologies available to improve outcomes in people with diabetes. Clinical case studies using video vignettes and multiple-choice questions are designed to optimise comprehension and learning.

Designed for

The course is suitable for clinicians working in the field of diabetes, including GPs, physician trainees, endocrinologists, endocrinology trainees, practice nurses, diabetes nurse educators, general physicians, pharmacists, dietitians, allied health professionals and students.

Delivery Mode

Course completion requires approximately 20 hours of eLearning.Students have the flexibility to study in their own time and location. Program materials can be accessed through the eLearning Education app on mobiles and tablets with iOS, Android or Windows systems. Program materials can also be accessed using a web browser.

Course Fee

AUD $550.00 (incl. GST)

Student/Doctor in Training/Nurse/Trainee Discounted Fee*: AUD $275.00* (incl. GST)

For discounted group rates for hospitals, schools or clinics please contact us

This course is online and can be commenced anytime. There is no timeframe for course completion and most students formally finish the course within a 12-month period. Once registered for the course, there is lifetime access to the course content.

Combined Offer with Diabetes Advanced

A discounted price is available for healthcare practitioners who wish to enrol into both What’s New in Diabetes and Diabetes Advanced.

The course fees are :

Course Fee: AUD $650.00 (incl. GST)

Student/Doctor in Training/Nurse/Trainee Discounted Fee*: AUD $375.00* (incl. GST)


Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine (ACRRM)This course meets the requirement for 2020 – 2022, which contains 11 Education activity and 11 Performance review points.

RACGP CPD Accredited Activity (40 points)This course is a RACGP CPD Accredited Activity (40 points) in the 2020 – 2022 triennium