Professional Calendar of Events

 

Date Event

Location and Details

September 2017
11-15

53rd EASD Annual Meeting

Save the date - more information to come.

Lisbon, Portugal
15

Pharmacological Options other than Insulin

Interactive discussion of when, why and how to introduce antihyperglycemic agents to optimize treatment for type 2 diabetes. For educators working with patients with type 2 diabetes on oral and/or GLP medications.

To register, contact bonnita.bowden@sinaihealthsystem.ca or 416-586-8785

Mount Sinai Hospital

60 Murray St

5th Flr, Rm L5-038

Toronto, ON

8:15am - 4:15pm

20-21

Honour Your Life - A Conference In Action

Join Indigenous Diabetes Health Circle for their annual diabetes prevention and education conference for front line health workers.

To register, contact TAP resources at 519 445 1794 or tapresources@bellnet.ca.

Hilton Fallsview
6361 Fallsview Blvd
Niagara Falls, ON

9:00am - 4:30pm

28

Hypoglycemia Conference

A full-day educational program for Diabetes Educators featuring the latest hypoglycemia data. Topics relate to the management of hypoglycemia, its psychological implications and how new technology may assist in improving outcomes.

For more information or to register, click here.

Holiday Inn

200 Holiday Inn Dr Cambridge, ON

8:25am - 4:15pm

October 2017
11

The Mealtime Insulin Experience: Changing Practice?

Mount Sinai Hospital and Novo Nordisk Canada invite you to this online learning session to:

  1. Review the pathophysiology of the postprandial hyperglycemic state in diabetes.
  2. Share experiences with current use of mealtime insulins.
  3. Identify profiles of patients that could benefit from changes to their mealtime insulin.

Click here to join the session.

Online

12:00pm

14

3rd Annual SGLT2 Inhibitors Come of Age - 2017

A full day professional conference, chaired by Dr. L. Leiter and Dr. S. Verma with guest speakers:  Dr. D. Bhatt, Dr. A. Cheng, Dr. D. Cherney and Dr. D. Fitchett. 

Bram and Bluma Appel Salon

Toronto Reference Library, 2nd Floor

789 Yonge St.

Toronto, ON

8:00am - 3:00 pm

16

The Mealtime Insulin Experience: Changing Practice?

Mount Sinai Hospital and Novo Nordisk Canada invite you to this online learning session to:

  • Review the pathophysiology of the postprandial hyperglycemic state in diabetes.
  • Share experiences with current use of mealtime insulins.
  • Identify profiles of patients that could benefit from changes to their mealtime insulin.

Click here to join the session.

Online

3:00pm

18

The 9th Annual Credit Valley Focus on Endocrinology

Annual conference with topics on diabetes, PCOS, Dyslipidemia, Adrenal and Testosterone Disorders.

To register, complete attached registration form, and fax to 647-694-3528 with Attn: Alice Cheng

 

Mississauga Convention Centre

75 Derry Road W

Mississauga, ON

7:00am - 12:30pm

18-21

ISPAD 2017 Conference

Save the date - more information to come.

Innsbruck, Austria

20

The Mealtime Insulin Experience: Changing Practice?

Mount Sinai Hospital and Novo Nordisk Canada invite you to this online learning session to:

  • Review the pathophysiology of the postprandial hyperglycemic state in diabetes.
  • Share experiences with current use of mealtime insulins.
  • Identify profiles of patients that could benefit from changes to their mealtime insulin.
Click here to join the session.

Online

11:00am
25-26

AFHTO 2017 Conference

Learn how we can all improve primary care together. The 7 core themes include:

  • Effective leadership and governance for system transformation
  • Planning programs for equitable access to care
  • Employing and empowering the patient and caregiver perspective
  • Strengthening partnerships
  • Optimizing use of resources
  • Using data to demonstrate value and improve quality of care
  • Clinical innovations for specific populations

Click here to register.

Westin Harbour Castle

1 Harbour Sq

Toronto, ON

 

November 2017
1-4

20th anniversary CDA/CSEM Professional Conference

The scientific sessions offer researchers and health-care professionals a unique opportunity to share ideas and learn about significant advances in diabetes research, treatment and care.

Registration and housing will open on June 1, 2017.

Shaw Convention Centre

9797 Jasper Ave Edmonton, AB

8

Annual "An Ounce of Prevention is Worth a Pound of Cure" Conference

1/2 day conference for Primary Care Physicians, Nurse Practitioners and Diabetes Educators.

Topics include:  Diabetes and Depression; Technology and Diabetes; Gut Hormones and Diabetes 

Click here to register

Holiday Inn Kitchener-Waterloo

Conference Centre

30 Fairway Rd S Kitchener, ON

12:30pm - 4:30pm

15

Evidence Based Management of the Diabetes Epidemic

Annual 1/2 day conference for Health Care Professionals to learn up-to-date information on diabetes management.

Liuna Station
360 James St N
Hamilton, ON

12:30pm - 5:00pm

15

Diabetes Update

Annual conference for Health Care Professionals to learn up-to-date information on diabetes management.

Click here to register

Best Western Lamplighter Inn & Conference Centre
591 Wellington Rd S London, ON
7:30am – 4:00pm
16-18

Diabetes Educator Course – Toronto

Three-day course for health professionals from a variety of disciplines who face diabetes in practice. The goal is to update your understanding of the complexities of diabetes care, and learn effective approaches to educate those affected by diabetes.

Click here to register

Four Points Toronto Airport
6257 Airport Rd Mississauga, ON

16-19

Wounds Canada Annual Conference

A four-day continuing education event designed to support health-care professionals who work with patients with wounds or who are at risk for developing wounds.

Click here to register

The International Centre

6900 Airport Rd Mississauga, ON

25

3rd Annual Diabetes Clinical Trials Update 2017

The Canadian Medical & Surgical Knowledge Translation Research Group invites you to their 3rd annual update session. Program learning objectives include:

  • To summarize the current Canadian guideline recommendations on managing glycemia, blood pressure and lipids and apply these recommendations to clinical practice.
  • To recognize the multifactorial pathophysiology of diabetes and describe the management of diabetes comorbidities with emerging therapeutic avenues.
  • To discuss the cardio-glycemic implications of new antihyperglycemic and antithrombotic agents.

Click here to register.

The Westin Toronto Airport

950 Dixon Rd

Toronto, ON
8:00am - 2:50pm

December 2017
     
February 2018
7

Hold the Date--Diabetes and Heart Summit

A 1/2 day conference for health care professionals working with people with diabetes. 

Cambridge
June 2018
22-26 78th Scientific Session--American Diabetes Association Orlando, Florida
August 2018
17-20 AADE-18 conference Baltimore, Maryland