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Drogheda: Type 1 Diabetes Roundtable Workshop

April 25, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 9:15 pm


Have you ever wanted to sit face to face with the diabetes experts outside of a hospital setting to learn more about your condition? Diabetes Ireland is delighted to offer you this opportunity. In partnership with Novartis, we have experts from a variety of fields in the area of Type 1 diabetes to answer YOUR questions. To do this, join us in the Boyne Valley Hotel, Dublin Road, Drogheda on Monday 25th April 2016 from 7-9.15pm.

On the night, each speaker will give a 5 minute introduction on their topic. Following this, you and fellow attendees will be divided into small groups (no more than 12) at a round discussion table. Our experts will move from table to table in rotation for a 20 minute Q&A session. This should allow for easy conversation and give you the opportunity to ask them anything you like about your diabetes, or just listen.

 The experts and their topics are:

 Type 1 Diabetes Treatments (Pumps/Meters/Insulins etc.)

Ms Julie O Hanrahan, Diabetes Nurse, Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital, Drogheda

  • Good Eye Health & the Diabetic Retina Screen Service

Dr Ian Dooley, Consultant Ophthalmologist, Mater Hospital, Dublin

  • What’s new in Nutrition & Type 1 Diabetes Management

Ms Sinead Powell, Senior Dietitian, Diabetes Ireland

  • Protecting My Body

Ms Jenny Thompson, Diabetes Nurse Specialist, Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital, Drogheda

To avail of this invaluable opportunity, register today by completing the below form or ring Ashley (Diabetes Ireland) on Lo-Call 1850 909 909 or 01 8428118. It is €5 to register and please note that we have a maximum of 48 places. So register today and do not miss out. There will be light refreshments available at 8pm.

Please note this meeting is for adults with Type 1 Diabetes and parents of children with Type 1 diabetes (it is not suitable for children).


April 25, 2016
7:00 pm - 9:15 pm
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Ashley Daly


Boyne Valley Hotel
Dublin Road
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