Educator Rounds

Diabetes Educator Rounds may be presented by Skype or in-person and include a review of the newest medications, devices or topics as presented by speakers.  Community health educators are welcome. All rounds are presented at Richmond Rd Diagnostic and Treatment Centre (RRDTC), Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Reminders for topics, locations, Skype URLs and times are emailed out to educators in Diabetes Updates, please sign up if you haven't subscribed already. You can view archives of Diabetes Updates here.

 

2018-2019 EDUCATOR ROUNDS

  • 2018 - Thursday, Sept 6th from 0800-0915 via Lync, DCC Outpatient educators only for discussion re: ‘Outpatient Discharge’ protocol/guidelines. 
  • 2018 - Thursday, November 29th from 0900-1145 in person Annual ‘Glucose Device Day’ in the Solarium at RRDTC. 
  • 2019 -Thursday Feb 7th
  • 2019 - Wed March 20th
  • 2019 - Thursday May 9th
  • 2019 - Wednesday June 19th 

Previous Educator Rounds

2017-2018 Rounds:

  • Thursday October 19, 2017  – 9:00-11:45 am In Person only: Hands-On Glucose Devices
  • Wednesday November 15, 2017 - 8:00-9:30am - Skype 
  • Friday December 1, 2017 – 1300-1500 - Skype and in person RRDTC classroom. Dr. Donovan CGM in pregnancy CONCEPT Trial
  • Thursday, January 25th 2018 – 8:00-9:30am - Skype - Adjusting Insulin using Dexcom Arrows
  • Wednesday, March 14th 2018- 8:30-11:15 In Person: Diabetes Medications RRDTC Solarium (Dr. Julie McKeen, Ying Yang and additional pharmacy speaker)
  • Thursday, May 31st, 2018 – 8:00-9:30am - Skype

2016-2017 Rounds:

Via Skype 75 minutes in length (90 min is booked).Summaries of key information regarding medications, devices, cases, reviews of how to navigate our new websites, answering questions.  

  • Tuesday, September 27th - 0800-0930
  • Thursday, December 8th - 0900-1130. Hands on Glucose Devices. RRDTC Solarium.
  • Tuesday, February 7th - 0800-0930
  • Thursday, March 16th – 0800-0930
  • Wednesday, June 7th – 0800-0930

2015-2016 Rounds:

  • September 16, 2015 - Evidence based practice/Implementation of best practice strategies
  • October 7, 2015 - Hands on Meters
  • November 18, 2015 - Basic diabetes competencies (quiz review)
  • January 20, 2016 - Nutrition and Food Service Diabetes and Heart Health Updates
  • February 24, 2016 -Agenda Setting workshop
  • April 13, 2016 -Intermediate diabetes competencies (quiz review)
  • May 11, 2016 -Internal Endocrinology and Metabolism Program rounds only
  • June 8, 2016 - Advanced diabetes competencies (quiz review)

2014-2015 Rounds:

  • Sept 24, 2014-Transition from paediatric to adult care (RRDTC Solarium)
  • Oct 29, 2014 – Hands on – Glucose Meter Reviews (RRDTC Solarium)
  • Nov 26, 2014 – Eating Disorders in Diabetes (RRDTC Solarium)
  • Jan 21, 2015 – Hands on Pumps (RRDTC Solarium)
  • Feb 26, 2015 – Celiac Disease and Type 1 Diabetes (This is a THURSDAY in room 21213 Classroom RRDTC)
  • Mar 18, 2015 –Diabetes Skills Fair (RRDTC Solarium)
  • Apr 22, 2015 – 0900-1015 Empathy Exercises for all educators (available one week before to participate in). The remainder of time is for Diabetes Centre Meeting only. Thank you!
  • May 27, 2015 – 1. The PERL Study (Prevention of Kidney disease in type 1 diabetes). 2. Social workers' insight into patient barriers for self management of diabetes
  • Jun 17, 2015 - Meet the Calgary Zone Primary Care Networks! (RRDTC Solarium)