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Diabetes: It Takes a Community!!

Summary

This series of workshops is part of the MORE Health Conference with a focus on Obesity & Diabetes. In order for a diabetic to be successful, it takes a cohesive group of caring and concerned nurses, dieticians, social workers and community workers at large to make a difference. These workshops presented by experienced physicians will be beneficial to healthcare professionals who will gain applicable knowledge resulting in improved patient care.

 

Who Should Attend?

§ Nurses, Dieticians, and other allied healthcare professionals who provide direct services to patients with Diabetes.  

Instructor

Topic
Speaker
From
To
Advances in Diabetes Care
Dr. Stephen Ponder
8:30 a.m.
9:30 a.m.
Obesity and Diabetes
Dr. Marcel Twahirwa
9:45 a.m.
10:45 a.m.
Type II Findings
Dr. Daniel Hale
11:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m.
Lunch
Diabetes Complications – Wound Care
Dr. Noel Oliveirea
1:30 p.m.
2:30 p.m.
Diabetes in the Family (Coping with Diabetes)
Dr. Rodolfo Quintana
2:45 p.m.
3:45 p.m.

 

Program Details

Location

UTPA Main Campus. HSHW 1.402 Map!

Schedule

The Workshop will be held on April 27, 2013, 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Registration

Registration fee is $69.

5 hours of Continuing Nurse Education (CNE) have been provided by Rio Grande Regional Hospital. Rio Grande Regional Hospital is an approved provider of Continuing Nursing Education by the Texas Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Prerequisites

This course is only for CNEs and CEUs.

 

 

April 27, 2013
REGISTRATION CLOSED
Questions?
CALL (956) 665-2071