Talk Diabetes 2019

Friday, May 31, 2019 - 8:00am to 3:00pm

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

Talk Diabetes 2019

For Health Care Professionals with an interest in Diabetes

8 a.m. to 3 p.m., Friday, May 31, 2019
Ambassador Hotel & Conference Centre, Kingston*

Agenda for the day

  • 0730-0820 Registration
  • 0820-0830 Opening Remarks
  • 0830-0900 Living with Type 1 Diabetes with Geoff Mackay
  • 0900-0945 Medical Cannabis and Diabetes with Erin O’Shaughnessy MScN NP-PHC
  • 0945-1015 Nutrition Break (provided)
  • 1015-1100 Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease: Shared Risks and Solutions with Dr. Paul Oh MD MSc FRCPC
  • 1100-1145 Why did I eat that? with Deidre Cook RD
  • 1145-1245 Lunch (provided)
  • 1245-1400 Teaching Tools and Tips:
    • Hypoglycemia - Elizabeth Duke Gibbs RD & Sarah Moore RN (EC)
    • Diabetes and Driving - Dr. Josh Lakoff
    • Novel Treatments for Peripheral Sensory Polyneuropathy - Dr. John Nuttall MD, Dr. Samantha Nuttall DC & Dr. Michael Watson DC 
  • 1400-1450 Update on Antihyperglycemic Agents with Dr. Robyn Houlden
  • 1500 Closing Remarks and prize draws

Registration Fee $175 | Students $125 includes nutrition break and lunch, deadline May 17, 2019.

Registister at

Note: online registration is completed through a third party application (app) called Event Wizard.  Kingston Health Sciences Centre (KHSC) does not control the operation of this app, therefore KHSC will not be liable for any damages arising out of the use, inability to use, or the results of use of this app or any materials, services or products contained in or provided through this app.  

*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”.