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Diabetes Education Series Part 1: Diabetes Care Review, Insulin & Carb Counting

Hibiscus Health Caribbean Inc.

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 from 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM (AST)

Diabetes Education Series Part 1: Diabetes Care...

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All Health Professionals - $55.00
Registration is confirmed on payment $55.00 at at the specified locations.
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Registration is confirmed on payment of BDS$35.00 at the specified payment locations.
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Event Details

 

The Maria Holder Diabetes Centre of the Caribbean presents their:

 

Diabetes Education Series:

Part # 1: Carbohydrates and Diabetes Care Review (Paediatric Perspective), Insulin & Carb Counting

 

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. CPE credit will be available.

 

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.

 

 

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

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

 

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

 

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 - Flexible Insulin Dosing

Victoria Cox and Cynthia Medford

 

RSVP:

 

www.hibiscushealthcaribbeanevents.eventbrite.com

 

BDS$55 – All participants or $100 fo both part 1 and part 2 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

Sundek Boutique, Limegrove

 

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

 

 Diabetes Education Series:

 

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

 

Wednesday 1 November 2017

Please register separately

 

 

 

 

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

 

 

 

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  

 

 



  • VC Victoria Cox

    Victoria Cox


    Registered Dietitian

  • CM Cynthia Medford

    Cynthia Medford


    Paediatric Diabetes Specialist Nurse

  • DDB Dr. Diane Brathwaite

    Dr. Diane Brathwaite

    Diabetes Centre

    Diabetologist


Have questions about Diabetes Education Series Part 1: Diabetes Care Review, Insulin & Carb Counting? Contact Hibiscus Health Caribbean Inc.

When & Where


Diabetes Centre
Warrens, St. Michael

Barbados

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 from 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM (AST)


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Organizer

Hibiscus Health Caribbean Inc.

 

Hibiscus Health Caribbean Inc. is a health communications and events company based in Barbados. Our goal is to coordinate and create quality health and medical events to strengthen the network and capacity of healthcare practitioners, of all types, to ultimately improve healthcare in Barbados and the Caribbean. We offer various types of health promotions and marketing services to assist our clients in targeting the medical community in Barbados and the Caribbean.

Some of our services include:

Creation and Coordination of Continuing Medical Education Events
Health Event Coordination including:
Corporate Health and Wellness Programmes & Events
Mixers & Networking Sessions
Health Marketing and Promotions
Health Services & Product Promotion
Advertisements, Medical Classifieds
Special Projects
Patient Education/ Empowerment Seminars

 

General Info

Office: 246 269 6183; 253 9384

hibiscushealthnetwork@gmail.com

www.hibiscushealthcaribbean.com

Event Pre- Registration

http://hibiscushealthcaribbeanevents.eventbrite.com

hhccmeevents@gmail.com

(pre-registration only via this site - no online payment available via this site)

 

Payment

Online: www.ticketpal.com

Barbados Select Ticketpal Locations: 

A& B Music Supplies - Sheraton

Sir Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre, St. Michael

Origin Boutique, Limegrove, St. James

 

 

Hibiscus Health Caribbean Inc Event Schedule.

 

2019 Schedule to be announced.

 

 

 

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