LAURIE KLIPFEL, RN, MSN, ANP-BC, CDCES, WCC

Weight Loss Medications: Evaluate Evidence, Risk & Cost for Prescriptive Decisions

Laurie Klipfel, RN, MSN, ANP-BC, CDCES, WCC, has been a Certified Diabetes Care and Education Specialist for over 20 years managing both impatient and outpatient care for patients with diabetes.  She has managed several hospital ADA-recognized diabetes education programs, is a Board-Certified Adult Nurse Practitioner with specialty in endocrinology and has a certification in wound care.



Laurie is a member of the American Association of Diabetes Care and Education Specialists and past president of her local chapter.  She is a certified insulin pump trainer and has published articles on use of insulin pumps for hospitalized patients.  Her practical patient experiences, supported by clinical knowledge, provide a blend of information on how to treat diabetes today.



Speaker Disclosures:


Financial: Laurie Klipfel has an employment relationship with the  VA-St. Louis. She receives a speaking honorarium and recording royalties from PESI, Inc. She has no relevant financial relationships with ineligible organizations.


Non-financial: Laurie Klipfel has no relevant non-financial relationships.