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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Interprofessional Continuing Education
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Barbara King Hooper, RN, MScN, CDE
                                                                                                                                                                            November 3rd-6th, 2008

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         The University of British Columbia

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         A Team Approach to Education


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                                                                                                                                                        the hotel directly. Please identify yourself with

                                                                                                                                                        10% and 6% GST must be added to room rate.

                                                                                                                                                                                                             The block of rooms has been booked and will
                                                                                                                                                         Please make your own reservation by calling
                                                                                                              Special Rate for Course Attendees:

                                                                                                                                                         the Diabetes Educator Course. Room tax of
                                                                           Hotel Reservations: 604-684-8461

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                                                                               Toll-free: 1-800-663-5491

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    be held at the special rate until
                                       THE LISTEL HOTEL
                    Course Location:

                                                                                                                    $100 single or double
                                                      1300 Robson Street

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Phone: 604-822-7708
                                                        Vancouver, BC

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       TO REGISTER
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            October 3, 2008.

 REGISTRATION: Diabetes Educator Course                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     IN9564
     DIABETES EDUCATOR COURSE                                                                                 4 day course $695                                                                 To register by PHONE:                  To register by FAX:
     November 3rd-6 th, 2008                                                                                                                                                                    Local Calls: 6 0 4 - 8 2 2 - 7 7 0 8   Send completed registration form to:
Limited number of seats available so please REGISTER EARLY. Registration is                                                                                                                     Long Distance:1-877-328-7744           604-822-4835
on a first-come, first-served basis. We recommend that you register at least                                                                                                                    To register ONLINE:        
one week in advance of this course to ensure that you receive all resource                                                                                                                      To register by CREDIT CARD:
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DIABETES EDUCATOR COURSE                                COURSE OUTLINE:                                       More About the Course Facilitator

Location:                                                          Overview of Diabetes
This year the course is being held at The Listel                   Exercise in Diabetes
Hotel at 1300 Robson Street, Vancouver, BC.                        Nutrition in Diabetes
Accommodation:                                                     Pharmacological Management
Rooms are available at: The Listel Hotel at 1300                   Tools and Technology for
Robson Street, Vancouver, BC; reservations may                     Monitoring
be made by calling: 604-684-8461. A block of                       Acute Complications of Diabetes
rooms has been set aside at a special rate.
Please call directly for reservations and                          Chronic Complications of Diabetes
information.                                                       Pattern Management of Intensive
                                                                   Insulin Therapy
Who May Attend:
                                                                   Diabetes in Preteens and Teens
Registered Nurses, Dietitians, Nutritionists,
Pharmacists and other health professionals                         Diabetes and Pregnancy
                                                                                                           Barbara King Hooper is a Certified Diabetes
currently involved with, or interested, in                         Diabetes in Older Adults                Educator and has coordinated the Diabetes
diabetes education and management.                                                                         Educator Course for over 15 years. She has a
                                                                   Diabetes in First Nations
                                                                   Communities                             solid track record of effective patient
Pre-requisite Guidelines:
                                                                                                           education, continuing education workshops,
All applicants must obtain and review a copy                       Helping People Learn
                                                                                                           diabetes education program development
of the CDA Clinical Practice Guidelines in                         Living With Diabetes                    and evaluation, and health-related
advance of the course. The guidelines can be                                                               research. Barbara’s extensive experience
found at:                                                                           and expertise as a nurse and health educator

                                                         PLEASE VISIT OUR WEBSITE FOR                      in inpatient, outpatient, long-term care, and
                                                                                                           community settings, allow her to pinpoint
If written notice of withdrawal is received one           ADDITIONAL INFORMATION                           today’s hot issues and provide a
month prior to the course, the registration fee               AND TO REGISTER                              comprehensive, innovative program for all
will be refunded less a $50.00 handling charge.                                                            levels of health-care professionals.
No refunds will be granted for withdrawals after 
October 2nd, 2008.                                                                                         What Your Registration Includes:
                                                              or call 604-822-7708
                                                                                                              Certificate of Attendance
Cancellation Policy:
                                                        Credits:                                              Detailed Resource Material and Handouts
The Department of Interprofessional Continuing
                                                        This course is eligible for credits towards your      Breakfast, lunch on 2 days and
Education reserves the right to cancel this
                                                        Canadian Diabetes Educator Certification              refreshment breaks
program if registration is insufficient. In the event
                                                        Maintenance Credit Portfolio.
of cancellation, a full refund will be given.                                                              Limited number of seats so please register early.
                                                        Pharmacists: This program is accredited            Registration at least one week in advance of
                                                        according to the Guidelines of the Canadian        the seminar is required to ensure that you
                                                        Council on Continuing Education in Pharmacy.       receive all resource materials.
                                                        Please see our website for additional
                                                        information on continuing education credits for
                                                        other professional associations.