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April 06, 2016 15:44 ET

Intensive Diabetes Educator Course Offered in Vancouver

Diabetes Educators Offer Health Professionals a Comprehensive Three-Day Program to Help Address the Diabetes Epidemic

VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - April 06, 2016) - Kinghooper Diabetes Education, an organization dedicated to diabetes care education, is offering a three-day course about the complexities of diabetes care for health professionals.

The Diabetes Educator Course, now in its 25th year, takes place at the Best Western Plus Chateau Granville in Vancouver, BC on April 18-20, 2016. Registration costs $795+GST. For more information, go to: http://kinghooper.com/program/diabetes-educator-course-vancouver-april-2016/.

The course is presented in co-operation with the University of British Columbia's Interprofessional Continuing Education. "Any health professional looking for a comprehensive update, or preparing for the Certified Diabetes Educator examination, will find this course valuable. It's appropriate for nurses, dietitians, pharmacists, or anyone caring for people with diabetes," stated Barbara King Hooper, CEO.

Our team of experts will teach effective approaches to promote behavior change and self-management. Topics include nutrition, physical activity, pharmacological management, diabetes in kids, pregnancy and older adults, complications, monitoring and pattern management, psychological considerations, and more. There will be group discussions and review of real-life case scenarios. An opportunity to learn diabetes management innovations from technological and pharmaceutical companies will be available during the interactive Lunch & Learn.

About the Company

Kinghooper Diabetes Education is a team of experts dedicated to promoting the understanding of diabetes management. We develop and offer programs across Canada and the USA.

For additional information, please visit http://kinghooper.com/ or call +1.604.998.1444.

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