Professional Calendar of Events

 

Date Event

Location and Details

May 2024
2 or 9

Lawson Centre Nutrition Digital Series - Mediterranean Diet

Empowering health care practitioners to feel more confident in providing nutrition counseling on evidence-based dietary patterns that play a role in cardiometabolic disease. Participants will be provided with a 1-page summary, 1-week post-session with key messages and practical approaches.

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Virtual Session

4:30-5:30 pm

4

Healthy Heart Day 2024

Join us here to stream or watch on TV on Rogers Cable 20 Waterloo Region

The mission of Healthy Heart Day is to create a community of Heart Heroes — uniting people from all walks of life who will take action to live longer, better, heart-healthy lives. So how can you be a Heart Hero? It’s really about asking yourself, your loved ones and others around your community: “What can I do right now to look after my heart … and your heart?”

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Virtual Event

May 4th 9:00am-12:00pm

7 Waterloo Wellington Diabetes CDE Exam Preparation Session #4

Special Populations

Review recommendations for diabetes in pregnancy, diabetes in indigenous peoples, older adults, pediatrics and in-hospital management.  (Covering Clinical Practice Guideline chapters 16, 34-38)

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Virtual Session

(Zoom)

2-4 pm

8

Diabetes Update 2024 & Diabetes Educator Collaborative Meeting

Please join us for an evening of learning, sharing and networking will Diabetes Educators across the Waterloo Wellington region! 

Trina Fitter RD CDE - Resource Clinician at Waterloo Wellington Diabetes will engage attendees in a discussion of educational and care gaps needs in the region, followed by 

 

Speaker: Dr. Alice Cheng 

  • Provide holistic approach to the management of T2DM as per most recent guidelines
  • Discuss the efficacy and safety of GLP-1 RA therapy in different formulations ·
  • Update people living with diabetes on recent advances in glucose sensing technology

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In-Person

Charcoal Restaurant

Kitchener

6-8:30 pm

30

Lawson Centre Nutrition Digital Series - Low Carb/Ketogenic Diet

Empowering health care practitioners to feel more confident in providing nutrition counseling on evidence-based dietary patterns that play a role in cardiometabolic disease. Participants will be provided with a 1-page summary, 1-week post-session with key messages and practical approaches.

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Virtual Session

4:30-5:30 pm

June 2024
6

Lawson Centre Nutrition Digital Series - Low Carb/Ketogenic Diet

Empowering health care practitioners to feel more confident in providing nutrition counseling on evidence-based dietary patterns that play a role in cardiometabolic disease. Participants will be provided with a 1-page summary, 1-week post-session with key messages and practical approaches.

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Virtual Session

4:30-5:30 pm

21-24

Amercian Diabetes Association Scientific Sessions

Immerse yourself in 4 days of the lastest cutting-edge advances in diabetes research, prevention, and care.

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Orange County Convention Centre, Orlando FL or virtual
July 2024
August 2024
9-12

ADCES 24  (Association of Diabetes Care & Education Specialists)

Your Passion. Your People. You can expect even more engaging sessions, dynamic speakers and new opportunities to explore diabetes prevention, education and technology during ADCES24 Annual Conference in New Orleans!

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In-Person

New Orelans, LA, USA

September 2024