Diabetes Education Series Oct 25 & Nov 1, 2017

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The Maria Holder Diabetes Centre of the Caribbean presents their:

Diabetes Education Series:

Part # 1: Diabetes Care Review (Paediatric Perspective) – Oct 25, 2017, 5pm-9pm

Part#2: Approach to Diabetes: Updates and Practical Tips, Nov 1, 2017, 5pm-9pm

Diabetes Centre, Warrens, St. Michael  

Suitable for nurses, nursing auxiliaries, diabetes educators, medical students, nutrition and wellness coaches, exercise therapists and other interested health professionals working with people with diabetes. Physicians are welcome to attend.

These continuing medical education events are designed to offer updates and insights into the latest approaches to patient care and strategies to effective management. In engaging with the patient, health professionals must be equipped with the appropriate information to support the patient in their medication use, care schedules and recommendations made. Understanding the intricacies of exercise and glycemic control, can make a tremendous difference when advising a patient to exercise.

Suitable for nurses, nursing auxiliaries, diabetes educators, medical students, nutrition and wellness coaches, exercise therapists and other interested health professionals working with people with diabetes.  CPE Credit will be available.

Part # 1: Carbohydrates and Diabetes Care Review (Paediatric Perspective)

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 5pm-9pm – Diabetes Centre, Warrens, St. Michael

 

Programme

Time Topic Speaker
5:00- 5:10 Welcome and Introduction to Pediatric Diabetes Dr. Diane Brathwaite, Diabetologist
5:10- 6:10 Understanding Carbohydrates and Nutrition Considerations In Diabetes Victoria Cox, Registered Dietitian
6:10- 7:10 Update on Pediatric Diabetes Management and Insulin Cynthia Medford, Paediatric Diabetes Specialist Nurse
7:10-7:40 Break and Dinner
7:40- 9:00 Practical Workshop Victoria Cox and Cynthia Medford

BDS$55 – All participants or $100 both events

BDS$35.00 – Students

Payment:

Online: https://secure.ticketpal.com/affiliate/hibiscushealthwebsite

Barbados:

A & B Music Supplies, Sheraton

Sir Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre

Hugo Boutique, Limegrove

Payment Pick-Up/ Queries: 246-253-9384; hhccmeevents@gmail.com

 

The Maria Holder Diabetes Centre of the Caribbean presents their:

 

Diabetes Education Series:

Part#2: Approach to Diabetes: Updates and Practical Tips

Wednesday 1 November 2017, 5pm-9pm

Suitable for nurses, nursing auxiliaries, diabetes educators, medical students, nutrition and wellness coaches, exercise therapists and other interested health professionals working with people with diabetes.

Programme

Time Topic Speaker
5:00 -5:10 Welcome Dr. Diane Brathwaite, Diabetologist
5:10-5:60 What can we learn from Diabetes Care Models and The Diabetes Care Plan Dr.Diane Brathwaite, Diabetologist
6:00- 6:40 Pharmacotherapy Update Dr. Laura Layne, GP
6:40- 7:20 Important Conversations and Counselling : A Diabetes Specialist Nurse Perspective Mrs. Kevamae Sobers, Diabetes Nurse
7:20- 7:50 Break/ Dinner
7:50- 8:20 Updates and Practical Tips and Advice for the Diabetic Foot Amor Forde, Podiatrist
8:20- 9:00 Diabetes and Cognition Dr. Kristyn Kirton, GP

BDS$55 – All participants or $100 both events

BDS$35.00 – Students

Payment:

Online: https://secure.ticketpal.com/affiliate/hibiscushealthwebsite

Diabetes Centre, Warrens, St. Michael

A & B Music Supplies, Sheraton, Ch Ch

Sir Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre, St. Michael

Hugo Boss Boutique, Limegrove, St. James

Payment Pick-Up/ Queries: 246-253-9384; hhccmeevents@gmail.com

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