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Seminars

Advancing Diabetes Practice: 2008 Clinical Practice Guidelines – Impact on Intensive Therapy (IT)

May 29th & 30th, 2008
The Delta Chelsea
Toronto, Ontario

Purpose:
This two-day workshop for health-care providers (including physicians, nurses, dietitians, social workers and pharmacists) will enable them to apply 2008 Clinical Practice Guidelines to advanced diabetes self-management for clients using insulin.

Overall objectives:
Workshop A is designed for diabetes educators who wish to gain expertise in the essential components of Intensive Therapy (insulin therapy & carbohydrate counting) for adults and who are less experienced in terms of Intensive insulin therapy.

Workshop B is designed for multidisciplinary health team members who are experienced in IT to update their skills and apply new evidence in their practice settings.

Plenary sessions and concurrent workshops C and D are designed for both groups and cover new guidelines for:

  • Pregnancy
  • Acute inpatient care
  • Endurance training
  • Self-management education (including an introduction to coping skills and motivational interviewing).

See a full schedule or to register online »


For more information, please contact:
Rosemary Cesario
t
416-586-4800 ext: 8626
f
416-361-2662
rcesario@mtsinai.on.ca