Industry Sponsored and Diabetes Educator Section (DES) Events

The following is a list of current industry sponsored events we have been made aware of at Diabetes Centre Calgary for health care professionals only. We cannot speak to the validity or relevance of information presented and do not accept responsibility for any aspect of these events. Health care professionals choosing to attend industry sponsored events are encouraged to use professional judgment and critically evaluate data presented. We advise health care professionals discuss attendance and/or participation at industry sponsored events with their management team if concerned about possible conflict of interest. Please note, we will delete past events. 

No date limit: Lifescan Diabetes Institute Webinars 

Lifescan is sponsoring a number of different educational webinars. Topics include smartphone technology for diabetes management, supporting sustained behaviour change, and many more. Webinars are recorded and can be viewed at your convenience. For more information visit: 



No date limit: AstraZeneca Diabetes and Vascular Disease Webinars 

Register for webinar by visiting 

delete after June 1 AstraZeneca webinar



 May 14, 2019: DES Event- Renal Leap, Setting a New Standard for CKD Management in Diabetes 

Speaker: Dr. Louis Girard, MD, MBT, FRCPC,
Nephrologist and Clinical Associate Professor
Medical Director of Aphaeresis,
Medical Director of GN Clinic and Industry Funded Trials

Date: May 14, 2019
Location: Ramada Plaza Calgary Airport - Maple Ballroom
3515 St. NE, Calgary, AB

Registration: 6:00pm
Dinner: 6:15pm
Presentation: 6:30 pm

Please RSVP to Elyssa Robson This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or 403-926-6468

Members: No Charge
Non-Members: $30.00



May 28, 2019: Insulet Canada's Moving from Distress to Success in Type 1 Diabetes