Diabetes Update 2017

Nov 15, 2017

Wednesday, November 15, 2017, 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.


Location: Best Western Lamplighter Inn & Conference Centre, 591 Wellington Road South, London, ON
Offered by: Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism
Of Interest to: Family Physicians with an interest in care and management of Diabetes, Endocrinologists, Internal Medicine Specialists, Allied Health Professionals and Residents.
Fees: Physicians $125, Allied Health Professionals $50 and students no charge.
Contact: Tylene Fisher by phone at 519 646-6100 x.67230.


7:30 a.m.-8:15 a.m. - Registration & Light Breakfast

8:15 a.m.-8:30 a.m. - Welcome & Introduction, Dr. Stewart Harris

8:30 a.m.-9:15 a.m. - New Ways to Classify Type 1 & Type 2 Diabetes, Dr. Bob Ratner                                         

9:15 a.m.-10:00.m. - Efficacy and Safety of New Basal Insulins, Dr. Athena Philis-Tsimikas

10:00a.m.-10:15a.m. - Nutrition Break & Networking

10:15a.m-10:45a.m. - Transition of Care in Young Adults with Type 1 Diabetes, Dr. Tamara Spaic

10:45a.m-11:30a.m. - Diabetes in Pregnancy, Dr. Selina Liu

11:30a.m.-12:00p.m - SGLT2 and Renal Function, Dr. Kristin Clemens

12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m. - Lunch

1:00p.m.-1:30.pm. - Hypoglycemia and Risks, Dr. Stewart Harris

1:30 p.m.-2:30 p.m. - The Low-Carbohydrate, High-Fast, Ketogenic Diet: Does it Fit for Diabetes Care? Jennifer Sygo, M.Sc., RD, CSSD, ISAK Level 1    

2:30-2:45 - Nutrition Break & Networking                      

2:45 p.m.-3:15 p.m. - PCSK9 Agents, Dr. Robert Hegele                                                         

3:.15p.m.-3:45p.m. - Diabetes & Sleep Apnea, Dr. Alia Kashgari

3:45p.m.-4:00p.m. - Summary & Adjournment, Dr. Stewart Harris

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