2nd Annual Multidisciplinary Diabetes Conference – Barbados
June 18-19, 2016-The Savannah Beach Hotel
The Barbados Diabetes Foundation is proud to announce the 2nd Annual Multidisciplinary Diabetes Conference on June 18-19, 2016 at the Savannah Beach Hotel.
Under the theme “Digging Deeper – More Than Meets The Eye” the conference will bring together a host of local, regional and international health professionals, all key players in the prevention and treatment of diabetes. The 2016 conference will feature core and concurrent sessions with a special focus on Urological issues and Endocrine Issues. Sessions will cover the areas of Paediatric Diabetes, Obesity, Pregnancy, Neuropathy, Medical Management and more along with updates on International Guidelines. This continuing medical education event will feature a high-level of clinical education involving case-based authentic exercises and blended learning as we incorporate the most up-to-date methods in health education. Sessions will be practical and interactive giving the participant the various evidence-based tools they need to better manage their diabetic and pre-diabetic patient.
Pre-conference, there will be a special public lecture focusing on Obesity and Diabetes, embracing our ultimate target – the community.
The Barbados Diabetes Foundation looks forward to your support of the 2nd Annual Multidisciplinary Diabetes Conference as we dig deeper as there is way more than meets the eye in diabetes care!
Dr. Oscar Jordan, Chairman
WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
The target audience for this conference is the multidisciplinary care team including general practitioners, surgeons, nurses, podiatrists, endocrinologists, dentists, nutritionists, rehabilitation specialists, pharmacists, and other allied health professionals.
CPE credit to be awarded.
REGISTRATION: hibiscus eventbrite
|16 June 2016 (Pre-Conference)||Public Lecture- Obesity & Diabetes|
|18 June 2016 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.||Day 1 Diabetes Conference|
|18 June 2016 4:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m.||Welcome Reception Meet the Experts|
|19 June 2016 8:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.||Special Breakfast Workshop-Obesity/Nutrition|
|19 June 9 a.m.- 4 p.m.||Day 2 Diabetes Conference|
|Date||Early Bird – 2 Day Until May 31||June 1- June 18 BDS$||Per DayBDS$|
|Breakfast Workshop Only (June 19)||150||150|
1 USD = 2 BBD
BARBADOS PAYMENT CENTRE: DIABETES CENTRE, WARRENS, ST.MICHAEL
Tel: – 246-417-5980 – CASH, CHEQUE, CREDIT CARD OR WIRE
BARBADOS PAYMENT PICK UP: CONTACT NICOLE AT 246 253 9386 or HHCCMEEVENTS@GMAIL.COM
HIBISCUS HEALTH CARIBBEAN INC.
ABOUT THE SPEAKERS- Subject to change
Regional and International Speakers
Dr. Christopher Blanco, Podiatric Surgeon, USA
Dr. Petra Bridgemohan, Optometrist, Trinidad
Helene Charlebois, Registered Dietitian Nutrition Consultant, Canada
Dr. Kaprea Hoquee, Professor of Counselling, Old Dominion University, USA
Professor T. Hugh Jones, Consultant Physician & Endocrinologist and Hon. Professor of Andrology, United Kingdom
Ms. Jo McBridge, Diabetes Specialist Nurse, United Kingdom
Professor Tracy Van Oss, Occupational Therapist, USA
Dr. Tracy Archer, Gynaecologist
Dr. Diane Brathwaite, Endocrinologist
Dr. Karen Bynoe, Barbados Diabetes Reversal Study
Professor David Corbin (Dr.), Neurologist
Dr. Roberta Corona, Fertility Specialist
Dr. Jerry Emtage, Urologist
Ms. Amor Forde, Podiatrist
Dr. Andrew L Forde, Dermatologist
Dr. Tanya Gibson, Paediatric Endocrinologist
Dr. Carlisle Goddard, Endocrinologist
Dr. Kim Jebodhsingh, Ophthalmologist
Dr. Michelle Lashley, Paediatrist
Dr. Nya Maughn, Psychiatrist
Dr. Maddy Murphy, Barbados Diabetes Reversal Study
EVENT PROGRAMME -TBA