Project Description

REGISTRATION

Early-bird registration is $749+HST ($846.37) for fully paid registrations received by October 25, 2018. After October 25, the regular rate is $849+HST ($959.37).

Your registration includes:

  • Syllabus containing detailed handouts
  • 2 lunches, 1 dinner, and refreshment breaks
  • Certificate of Attendance

COURSE DESCRIPTION

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.

We will cover the latest Diabetes Canada Clinical Practice Guidelines.

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. Members of the Canadian Society of Nutrition Management can also earn CE points.

COURSE OUTLINE

0800h Registration & Continental Breakfast
0845h Welcome & Introduction, Barbara King Hooper, RN, MScN, CDE, CEO, Kinghooper Diabetes Education Inc & Diabetes Clinical Nurse Specialist, Summit Medical Center, Berkeley, CA, USA
0915h Overview of Diabetes, Barbara King Hooper
1030h Treatment of Hyperglycemia in Diabetes, Bill Cornish, RPh, BScPhm, ACPR, Pharmacist, Drug Information Service, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, ON
1215h Lunch (Provided)
1315h Physical Activity Management of Diabetes, Sara Hodson, BHK, ACSM, CES/CET, Founder & President, LIVE WELL Exercise Clinic, Vancouver, BC
1500h Nutritional Management of Diabetes, Jennifer Hill Holterman, RD, CDE, Diabetes Educator, Hamilton, ON
1630h Adjourn
0730h Continental Breakfast
0815h Review, Barbara King Hooper
0900h Helping People Want to Learn, Barbara King Hooper
1030h Diabetes Management in Pregnancy, Barbara Cleave, RN, BScN, CDE, Diabetes Nurse Clinician, Mt. Sinai Hospital, Toronto, ON
1130h Exhibitors’ Lunch & Learn (Provided)
1300h Tools and Technologies for Monitoring: Meters, Pumps, Sensors, Barbara Cleave
1440h Diabetes Management: Toddlers to Teens, Ana Artiles, RN, CDE, Diabetes Educator, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON
1550h Acute Complications of Diabetes, Barbara King Hooper
1630h Break
1730h Dinner & Instructional Session: Chronic Complications of Diabetes, Maria Wolfs, MD, MHSc, FRCPC, Endocrinologist, St. Michael’s Hospital, Toronto, ON
1930h Adjourn
0730h Continental Breakfast
0815h Review & Preparing for the CDE Exam, Barbara King Hooper
0845 Culturally Relevant Approaches to Diabetes Awareness and Prevention in the Aboriginal Community, Crystal Bomberry, Diabetes Wellness Worker, Indigenous Diabetes Health Circle, Ohsweken, ON
1025h Diabetes Management in Older Adults, Gail MacNeill, BNSc, RN, MEd, CDE, Manager/CNS Leadership Sinai Centre for Diabetes, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, ON
1125h Glucose Pattern Management, Barbara King Hooper
1300h Adjourn

WHO SHOULD ATTEND

This course is for health professionals interested in diabetes management and education:

  • Registered Nurses and Nurse Practitioners
  • Dietitians and Nutritionists
  • Pharmacists
  • Social and Mental Health Workers
  • Physicians
  • Physiotherapists and other health professionals

LOCATION

The venue is the Four Points by Sheraton Toronto Airport, 6257 Airport Road, Mississauga, ON. A limited number of rooms at special rates has been set aside: $139+tax for single/double, $149+tax for triple, and $159+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 $10+tax/day, and there is a free 24-hour shuttle to and from the airport.

PRE-READING REVIEW

We strongly recommend that all registrants review the Canadian Diabetes Association Clinical Practice Guidelines in advance of this course. These guidelines can be found at diabetes.ca.

COURSE FAQ

The course runs Monday-Wednesday, November 19-21, 2018. Registration opens at 0800h on Monday. The course begins each day 0800h, and adjourns at 1700h on Monday and Wednesday. On Tuesday, the course adjourns at 1930h after the dinner and evening speaker presentation.
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.

Canadian Society of Nutrition Management members will earn 4 CE points for competency 1.

The Four Points by Sheraton Toronto Airport has set aside a limited number of rooms at special rates: $139+tax for single/double, $149+tax for triple, and $159+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 $10+tax/day, and there is a free 24-hour shuttle to and from the airport.
No, registrations cannot be transferred.
You can cancel prior to October 25, with a $50+GST cancellation fee. There are no refunds after October 25.

CANCELLATION

We reserve the right to cancel this course if registration is insufficient. In the event of cancellation, a full refund will be provided, and you will be placed on the priority list for the next course.

STILL HAVE QUESTIONS?

If you still have questions about the course or registration, please send an email to us.

Please direct all other enquiries, including learning about sponsorship and exhibitor opportunities, to info@kinghooper.com, or call us on +1.604.998.1444.