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Diabetes Education Series Part 2: Approach to Diabetes -Updates and Practical Tips

Hibiscus Health Caribbean Inc.

Wednesday, November 1, 2017 from 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM (AST)

Diabetes Education Series Part 2: Approach to Diabetes...

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Type End Quantity
All Health Professionals - BDS$55
Registration is confirmed on payment of BDS$55.00 at the specified payment locations
Ended Free  
Students - BDS$35.00
Registration is confirmed on payment of BDS$35.00 at the specified payment locations
Ended Free  

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Event Details

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. 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.







5:00 -5:10


Dr. Diane Brathwaite, Diabetologist


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 for both Part 1 and Part 2.

BDS$35.00 – Students  






A & B Music Supplies, Sheraton

Sir Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre

Hugo Boss Boutique, Limegrove


Payment Pick-Up/ Queries: 246-253-9384;




  • DDB Dr. Diane Brathwaite

    Dr. Diane Brathwaite

    Diabetes Centre


  • DKK Dr. Kristyn Kirton

    Dr. Kristyn Kirton

    General Practitioner

  • DLL Dr. Laura Layne

    Dr. Laura Layne

    General Practitioner

  • KS Kevamae Sobers

    Kevamae Sobers

    Diabetes Specialist Nurse

Have questions about Diabetes Education Series Part 2: Approach to Diabetes -Updates and Practical Tips? Contact Hibiscus Health Caribbean Inc.

When & Where

Diabetes Centre
Warrens, St. Michael


Wednesday, November 1, 2017 from 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM (AST)

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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

Event Pre- Registration

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




Barbados Select Ticketpal Locations: 

A& B Music Supplies - Sheraton

Sir Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre, St. Michael

Origin Boutique, Limegrove, St. James



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