PEAK - Health Care Providers - Wisconsin 2017
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PEAK - Health Care Providers - Wisconsin 2017

PEAK - Health Care Providers - Wisconsin 2017

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Country Springs Hotel & Conference Center

2810 Golf Road

Pewaukee, Wisconsin 53072

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The type 1 diabetes (T1D) Performance in Exercise and Knowledge (PEAK) program is a unique outreach initiative to increase education on the management of physical activity for individuals living with T1D. Its goal is to break new ground in supporting safe, informed exercise within the T1D community.

Audience: Physicians, Nurses, Pharmacists, Diabetes Educators, Endocrinologists and other health care professionals involved in the management of patients with T1D who exercise or wish to exercise.
Upon completion of this program, participants will be able to:
o Describe the environmental, dietary, physiological, and psychosocial elements that impact physical activity in people with T1D
o Manage different types of physical activity in people with T1D
o Develop treatment plans for patients with T1D who exercise or wish to exercise
o Implement strategies to ensure safe exercise in people with T1D through:

  • Understanding appropriate nutritional requirements for each patient
  • Educating patients on optimal insulin management to minimize risk of hypoglycemia and hyperglycemia



Thank you to our National Premier Sponsor:

FAQs:

What are my parking options getting to the event?

Country Springs Hotel & Conference Center has ample parking in their lots. Please enter through the main entrance of the Country Springs Hotel. Registration will be in the lobby.

What can I bring into the event?

It would be helpful to bring additional note paper and pens. Materials will be handed out as well.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Please contact Sandy Lange with any questions or concerns: slange@jdrf.org; direct office 414-203-5527; or cell 262-780-0100.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

You do not need to bring a printed ticket to the PEAK registration desk.

Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends?

It is always helpful to expedite registration if the information gathered is correct, although we welcome anyone who wishes to attend! Registration volunteers will be happy to update the information for you.

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