Don't miss this great event! Come out to learn about what's new in the world of type 1 diabetes management.

Date & Time

June 24, 2018 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM (Eastern Time)


Please join us on Sunday, June 24th, 2018 from 12:00PM to 4:00 PM for this fun, educational, and interactive event hosted by Diabetes Canada. If you live with type 1 diabetes or support someone with type 1 diabetes, this is your chance to learn some valuable information about what’s new in the world of type 1 diabetes management.

This event will feature expert speakers addressing a variety of hot topics including presentations on: innovations in the world of diabetes technology, trending diets and how they can impact diabetes management, and how to deal with the guilt and shame sometimes associated with living with diabetes. For further details, please see below. Also included in the day’s activities are a nutritional cooking demo from Canola Eat Well, an extensive exhibitor tradeshow, door prizes, and more. The event will be held at École Secondaire Père-René-de-Galinée, 450 Maple Grove Rd, in Cambridge, Ontario.

For more information and to register call 519-742-1481 or 1-844-315-1773 ext. 223 or email kitcheneroffice@diabetes.ca

Topics and presenters:

Trending Diets & Type 1 Diabetes: Sifting through Myths & Facts

Join Registered Dietitian & Certified Diabetes Educator, Amy Waugh to learn about trending diets such as the Keto, Paleo, Gluten Free, South Beach and more. Understand the pros and cons of these diets and how they can impact diabetes management.

Drop the Guilt & Beat the Diabetes Shame Game

Psychologist Carly Brescacin, examines the internal and external guilt and shame people with diabetes can face. She discusses ways to overcome these feelings and foster acceptance and understanding.

Diabetes Management Technology Update

Endocrinologist, Dr. Peter Clarke shares exciting new developments in diabetes technology taking place around the world, including innovations in insulin pump therapy, continuous glucose monitoring, the artificial pancreas and more.

Sponsors:

Gold Sponsor: 

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