Education & CPD

Advanced Diabetes Management


* These prices include online discounts - prices may be higher if booked over the phone or in person.

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  •   Date: Wednesday, 17 May 2017
  •   Registration: Wednesday, 17 May 2017 09:45
  •   Start: Wednesday, 17 May 2017 10:00
  •   End: Wednesday, 17 May 2017 16:00
  •   Location: PDC Centre, Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation, Whitworth Building, North Brunswick Street, Dublin 7


This one-day workshop is aimed at nurses and midwives who already have a very good understanding of basic diabetes management and who want to build on their knowledge. The workshop will focus on a number of key areas such as: injectable therapies for both Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes, carbohydrate counting for Type 1 diabetes, complications of diabetes, the nursing role and management of diabetes, as well as advances in the future of diabetes management. Other topics covered on the day include the evidence base for advanced diabetes management, legal and professional frameworks, accountability, patient-centred care, self-management and concurrence.
  • Wednesday, 17 May 2017

  • 09:45
  • 10:00
    Assessment and Overview of Basic Diabetes Management
  • 10:45
    Injectable Therapies for Type 1 Diabetes
  • 11:00
    Tea / Coffee
  • 11:30
    Injectable Therapies for Type 2 Diabetes
  • 12:00
    Carbohydrate Counting for Type 1 Diabetes (includes practical session)
  • 13:00
  • 13:45
    Understanding of and Nursing Management of the Complications of Diabetes
  • 15:00
    Advances in Future Management of Diabetes
  • 15:45
    Questions and Evaluation
  • 16:00
  •   Location: PDC Centre, Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation, Whitworth Building, North Brunswick Street, Dublin 7
Reading List

For access to any of the references below, please contact the library. e:, t: 01 6640614

  1. Phillips, A., (2013) Oral complications of diabetes: an under-recognized condition., Practice Nursing, pp.562-6..

  2. Mulimba, A.A. & Clifford, B.D., (2014) Motivational inteviewing-based interventions and diabetes mellitus, British Journal of Nursing, pp.8-14..

  3. Ryan, D.S., Coleman, K.J., Lawrence, J.M. , Harrison, T.N. & Reynolds, K., (2014) Optimal Management of Diabetes Among Overweight and Obese Adults., American Journal of Managed Care, PP.1-7..

  4. Wu, Shu-Fang V., Tung, H.H. , Liang, S.Y. et al., (2014) Differences in the perceptions of self-care, health education barriers and educational needs between diabetes patients and nurses., Contemporary Nurse: A Journal for the Australian Nursing Profession, PP.187-96..

  5. Annersten G.M., Pilhammar, E. & Alm Roijer, C., (2013) Prevention of foot ulcers in patients with diabetes in home nursing: a qualitative interview study., European Diabetes Nursing, pp.52-7..