St. Joseph’s Diabetes Education Centre presents the Fundamentals of Diabetes. This annual spring workshop will take place on Friday May 3, 2019.
Registration has closed for this event.
Date: Friday, May 3, 2019 from 7:45am – 3:45pm
Location: Hellenic Community Centre, North Room, 133 Southdale Rd. W. London, Ontario (get directions)
Who should attend: Any health care or community care provider who wants to learn about diabetes care. RNs, PSWs, NPs, RPNs, RDs, Mental Health Workers, LTC workers, and pharmacists.
Cost: $65 includes light breakfast, lunch, nutrition breaks, and resource materials. No refunds after April 19, 2019.
0745 - Registration & Breakfast
0825 - Introduction
0830 - Pathophysiology, Hypoglycemia and Driving Guidelines presented by Mary Biro, RN, CDE
0900 - Almost Everything you Wanted to know about Diabetes Drugs presented by David Leeson, Pharmacist, CDE
1015 - Nutrition and Activity Break
1030 - Diabetes and Kidney Disease presented by Dr. Louise Moist MD, FRCPC, MSc
1130 - Lunch
1230 - Tips and Tricks for Insulin Administration and Titration presented by Brooke Asfaha NP-PHC, MS, CDE
1330 - Checking and Injecting Workshop
1415 - Nutrition and Activity Break
1430 - Introduction to Newly Diagnosed Type 1 Diabetes presented by Dr. Deric Morrison MD, MHPE, FRCPC Associate Professor of Medicine, Western University.
1530 - Wrap-up & Evaluations along with door prize draw
*Copies of presentations and handouts will be accessible online only