Quality Standard for Diabetic Foot Ulcers

The Health Quality Ontario Quality Standard Diabetic Foot Ulcers: Care for Patients in All Settings has been published and is available for download.

Community Health Nurses’ Initiatives Group - Member Video Submission Prize Deadline

Wednesday, 31 January, 2018 - 17:00

Our good friends at the Community Health Nurses’ Initiatives Group (CHNIG), who supported the INIG-DNIG Symposium this past fall, are inviting their student members to create and submit a video answering the question “Why would you choose community health nursing as a profession?”.

DNIG Annual General Meeting (AGM)

Thursday, 14 December, 2017 - 12:00 - 13:00

Update: Our presenters have kindly shared their slides. More slide decks will be added as they become available. Please see the attached files.

The Diabetes Nursing Interest Group (DNIG) will be holding its Annual General Meeting (AGM) on Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017 at 12 p.m. (EST).

Diabetes: Caring from a Cross-Cultural Perspective

Saturday, 25 November, 2017 - 08:00 - 16:30

Please join the Diabetes Nurses Interest Group and the International Nursing Interest Group who are co-sponsoring a symposium on Diabetes: Caring from a Cross-Cultural Perspective.

The conference will provide information and resources to address the challenge of providing diabetes prevention and care across the life span in multicultural communities in Canada and Internationally.

Abstracts submissions for posters is now open! Diabetes: Caring from a Cross Cultural Perspective

Friday, 15 September, 2017 - 17:00

INIG & DNIG present a symposium on Diabetes: Caring from a Cross Cultural Perspective

St. Michael’s Hospital, Toronto

Abstracts submissions for posters is now open! Themes of the conference include epidemiology, management and care issues, implications for health systems and care providers, traditional healing, multidisciplinary care, and international work and education as they relate to providing diabetes care from a cross-cultural perspective.

Conference features include:

International Nursing IG and Diabetes Nurse IG Symposium, 30 September 2017

Saturday, 30 September, 2017 - 08:00 - 16:30

Conference details including speaker bios, agenda and a registration link are found at http://inig.ca/events/diabetes-caring-cross-cultural-perspective/.

RNFOO Announces 2017 DNIG Award Winners

Congratulations to the 2017 RNFOO Award Winners. Recipients of the DNIG awards are:

  • Aafreen Hassan at University of Toronto, DNIG Scholarship, and
  • Angela Koipuram at McMaster University, DNIG Research Award

The RNFOO award winners will be recognized at the Gala on May 3, 2017.

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