Diabetes Day Camp is going to take place on Saturday, July 15th at Camp Shawano-- Girl Scout Camp off Tates Creek Road, Lexington, KY. We hope that many of you will volunteer to help with this very special day for the pediatric campers. Please reply to JaneyCW57@gmail.com if you can help! More details to follow!
Register at JourneyForControl.com to attend the Diabetes Conversation Map training planned for March 3rd 12-3pm. Get trained and receive your complimentary set of Conversation Map tools.
SAVE THE DATE! May 19th, 2017 KADE Annual Symposium--Clarion Hotel, 1950 Newtown Pike, Lexington. 7:30am-4:30pm Speakers have been secured and brochure will be available March 15th. Deadline to register is May 5th. Join us for an awesome day of education and networking!
The March Meeting date has changed! Join us on March 21, 2017 at 5:30pm at the St.Joseph Office Park, 1451 Harrodsburg Road, Building D 4th Floor, Chase Room. Our program is "Accessing Local and State Diabetes Resources through Technology" Bring your electronic devices with to practice on-site. KADE will provide the supper for those attending!
The KADE 2017 Annual Meeting Travel Scholarship is available now. Please submit by March 15, 2017 to Diane Chlebowy@ firstname.lastname@example.org.
Three $400 awards will be given this year. This is to be used to cover the cost of registration, travel and hotel accomodations.
Award recipients will be announced on the KADE Website by April 1, 2017.
Join us to celebrate the Holidays with your diabetes educator colleagues on Tuesday, December 13th beginning at 5:30pm. We will be meeting at Portofino's, 249 E. Main Street, Lexington, KY. The Holiday meeting is being sponsored by Sanofi- Belinda Hardin. Reserve your spot soon-- we are limited to 24 slots. Happy Holidays!
The Nurse Specialist provides community-based nursing services to persons in community settings such as churches, businesses, and community agencies for the purpose of disease prevention and health promotion, focusing on education, awareness and prevention of public health concerns. Provides evidence-based public health strategies for population-focused diabetes prevention and Control activities in alignment with the Department for Public Health’s diabetes funding resources.
Mark your calendar for Friday, November 4, 2016 for the statewide diabetes symposium. It will happen at Marriott East, Louisville KY and take place from 7:30-4:30. Brochure attached and Online participant registration and payment: http://tinyurl.com/KYDiabetes16.
Mary Beth Hodorwitz is presenting at two different sessions at the May 20th Symposium--Diabetes Nutrition Guidelines and DSME-MNT Reimbursement.
Attached is Janice Haile's powerpoint slides for DPP panel and the DPP handout