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:
Describe the environmental, dietary, physiological, and psychosocial elements that impact physical activity in people with T1D
Manage different types of physical activity in people with T1D
Develop treatment plans for patients with T1D who exercise or wish to exercise
Implement strategies to ensure safe exercise in people with T1D through
Understand appropriate nutritional requirements for each patient
Educate patients on optimal insulin management to minimize risk of hypoglycemia and hyperglycemia
Accreditation//6 CME Hours
PEAK is supported by a grant from Novo Nordisk A/S.
What are my parking options getting to the event?
Parking at the Convention Center is $12 at the Paeso Parking Struction it is $9
Will there be tickets sent to me?
No you will check in by last name at registration
What are my transportation options?
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What are my hotel options?
There are many nice hotels located in the Pasadena Area. The two closest hotels to the Convention Center are:
the Pasadena Sheraton http://www.sheratonpasadena.com/
the Pasadena Hilton http://www3.hilton.com/en/hotels/california/hilton-pasadena-PASPHHF/index.html
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