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Enniscorthy – Type 2 Diabetes Round-Table with Experts meeting
November 2, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sit face-to-face with the diabetes experts outside of a hospital setting and learn more about diabetes.
Diabetes Ireland is delighted to offer you this opportunity, supported by lottery funding, we have gathered four experts from a variety of fields in the area of Type 2 diabetes to answer YOUR questions.
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 15 minute Q&A sessions. 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:
- “Carbohydrates and how to control blood glucose. What do I need to know?”
Ms Deirdre Howlin, Senior Dietitian Wexford HSE area
- “Understanding my numbers; why blood pressure, cholesterol and glucose levels are so important”
Ms Mairead Fenlon, Diabetes Nurse specialist, Wexford General Hospital
- Understanding Medications”
Mr Daniel McCormack. Pharmacist
- “Tips for self-management of your feet”
Ms Grace Giffney, Podiatrist
To avail of this opportunity, register today by calling Sheila (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.
Light refreshments available at 8pm.