Talk Diabetes 2018

Friday, May 11, 2018 - 8:00am to 3:00pm


The Diabetes Education & Management Centre of Kingston Health Sciences Centre - Hotel Dieu Hospital site presents

Talk Diabetes 2018

For Health Care Professionals with an interest in Diabetes

8 a.m. to 3 p.m., Friday, May 11, 2018
Ambassador Hotel & Conference Centre, Kingston*

Agenda for the day

  • 0730-0815 Registration
  • 0815-0825 Opening Remarks
  • 0825-0930 Cathy Crowe RN:  It takes a home
  • 0930-0945 Robin Witzke & Madison McIntosh: Diabetes and Homelessness: challenges and solutions to stabilization
  • 1015-1100 Dr. Martin Feakins:  Psychiatric medication, psychiatric disorders and diabetes: a community psychiatrist’s approach
  • 1100-1145 Shelley Brant RN & Jodi John RD:  Letting down your professional guard; building relationships with Indigenous clients
  • 1245-1330 Dr. John Puxty:  Challenges and Conundrums in care of the frail diabetic senior with multiple chronic diseases
  • 1330-1450 Dr. Robyn Houlden:  Update on the 2018 Diabetes Canada Clinical Practice Guidelines: Everything you need to know in a nutshell
  • 1500  Draws for a few terrific prizes…….you may want to stick around!!

Registration Fee $175 | Students $125 includes nutrition break and lunch, deadline April 27, 2018.

Only registration with cheque or money order will be will be accepted. All registrations will be confirmed once payment is received.

*A block of rooms has been set aside at the Ambassador and can be reserved by calling 1-800-267-7880.  Reference “Hotel Dieu Hospital”.