16th Annual Diabetes Education Conference for Health Care Professionals

Thursday, 9 April, 2015 - 12:30 - Friday, 10 April, 2015 - 17:00

Location: The Holiday Inn, Kingston, Ontario

For more information, contact and registration details see the attached (pdf) brochure. Early registration deadline is 20 March 2015.


Thursday 9 April, 2015 Pre-Conference Workshop (1230 - 1700)

This interactive workshop, Carbohydrate Counting for Health Care Professionals, will provide both knowledge and practical skills. Presented by Nancy M. Benn and Ann MacDonald. Case studies will assist the participants to learn:

  • Basic to advanced CHO counting skills
  • A variety of teaching techniques
  • To use individualized teaching tools
  • To match insulin to carbohydrates
  • To apply this knowledge in their practice

Friday 10 April, 2015 Full-day Conference (0730 - 1700)

The day includes a full slate of interesting topics with prominent speakers.

  • Terrence Teixeira, Living an competing with Type 1 Diabetes
  • Dr. Daniel Brouillard, Type 2 Diabetes: Where does Insulin fit in?
  • Dr. Marla Shapiro, Osteoporosis Management and Treatment
  • Dr. Amaka A. Eneh, Diabetes and the Eye
  • Dr. Robyn Houlden, Role of SGLT2 Inhibitors in T2DM
  • Dr. Pravin Shukle, Diabetes Patients and Drug Interactions
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