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Diabetes Educator Course

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Four Points by Sheraton Toronto Airport

6257 Airport Road

Mississauga, ON L4V 1E4

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This comprehensive three-day course is for health professionals who face diabetes in their practice. Through interactive presentations and case-study discussions with a variety of experts, we cover the newest approaches to diabetes management. Our goal is to update your understanding of the complexities of diabetes care, and have you learn effective approaches to educate those affected by diabetes.

This course is not specifically designed as preparation for the Canadian CDE examination, however it will serve as an excellent review in your preparation to become a Certified Diabetes Educator.

This course is eligible for credit toward your Canadian Diabetes Educator Certification Maintenance Credit Portfolio. For more information, please visit the Canadian Diabetes Educator Certification Board website at cdecb.ca.

Outline

  • Overview of Diabetes
  • Nutritional Management of Diabetes
  • Physical Activity Management of Diabetes
  • Pharmacological Management of Diabetes
  • Diabetes Management in Older Adults
  • Diabetes Management in Pregnancy
  • Diabetes Management in Kids
  • Diabetes in Aboriginal Communities
  • Acute Complications of Diabetes
  • Chronic Complications of Diabetes
  • Tools and Technologies for Monitoring: Meters, Pumps, Sensors
  • Blood Glucose Pattern Management
  • Helping People Want to Learn
  • Living and Getting Older with Diabetes
  • Review & Preparing for the CDE Examination

Visit our website for the full speaker list and more details.

FAQs

What are the dates and times for the course?

Registration opens at 0800h on Monday. The course begins each day 0800h, with continental breakfast available at 0730h. We adjourn at 1700h on Monday, at 1930h on Tuesday (after the dinner and evening speaker presentation), and at 1300h on Wednesday.

Is there education credit for the course?

The Diabetes Educator Course is eligible for credit toward your Canadian Diabetes Educator Certification Maintenance Credit Portfolio. For detailed information, please visit the Canadian Diabetes Educator Certification Board website at cdecb.ca.

Is there a special hotel rate for attendees?

The Four Points by Sheraton Toronto Airport has set aside a limited number of rooms at special rates: $145+tax for single/double, $155+tax for triple, and $165+tax for quad. Please book online or call the hotel directly for reservations on +1.800.565.5769, and mention “Kinghooper Diabetes Education rate”. Parking is available on-site for $15+tax/day, and there is a free 24-hour shuttle to and from the airport.

Is my registration transferrable?

No, registrations cannot be transferred.

What happens if I need to cancel?

You can cancel prior to November 1, with a $50+GST cancellation fee. There are no refunds after November 1.


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