Diabetes in School: An Update for School Nurses

October 4, 2017, Cheektowaga, NY
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Schedule

5:00 pm - Registration

5:30 - 8:30 pm - Program

Venue

Maryvale Middle School

1050 Maryvale Dr.
Cheektowaga, NY 14225
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Diabetes in School: An Update for School Nurses
Presented by JDRF and the Diabetes Center of Women and Children’s Hospital

Wednesday, October 4, 2017
Maryvale Middle School Cafeteria
Registration: 5:00 pm
Program: 5:30 – 8:30 pm
Cost: $20

This class will cover the following topics:

  • An overview of Type 1 vs. Type 2 diabetes
  • Basal/Bolus insulin delivery using pens and pumps
  • Sick days and emergency care
  • Diabetes orders from CHOB – what do they mean and why?
  • Carbohydrate counting
  • Continuous glucose sensors
  • JDRF Research Update
  • Question and Answer Period
  • Didactic Centers will be available for hands on learning experiences (5:00 – 6:00 pm)
  • Local Type 1 (T1D) Support Groups

Reservations are required. Please RSVP to JDRF by September 28th to kswierski@jdrf.org or call (716) 833-2873.

Payment of the $20 fee is appreciated in advance, but will also be accepted at the door. JDRF accepts cash, check, money order, or credit card payments. Checks should be made payable to JDRF.

PLEASE SHARE THIS INVITATION WITH ANY OTHER SCHOOL NURSES OR NURSE ASSISTANTS THAT YOU THINK WOULD LIKE TO ATTEND!

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Event Contact

JDRF
(716) 833-2873 | kswierski@jdrf.org