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Diabetes in the School 101: A Program for School Personnel

This educational offering will provide information to school personnel about caring for a child with diabetes. The format will consist of presentations and opportunity for hands-on practice. Topics to be covered include diabetes basics, blood glucose testing, insulin therapy, nutrition, insulin pumps, legal issues related to diabetes in the school, and hypo and hyperglycemia.

Diana Barlage, RN, CDE
Jane Burton, ACSW
Jennifer Schwab, RN, BSN
Christine Sisson, RN, BSN
Mary Hodge, MS, RD, CDE

Date: Tuesday, August 21, 2007
Location: Level four in the Great Lakes Room of Palmer Commons at the University of Michigan. Parking is available in adjoining parking structure.
Time: 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

There is no charge for this presentation, but pre-registration is required.

Due to the size of the facility, registration will be limited to the first 150 participants. Registration can be done by fax or mail. Complete the registration form and return no later than July 18, 2007.

Please fax or mail to:

Jennifer Schwab
University of Michigan
Pediatric Endocrinology
D1205 MPB, Box 0718
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-0718
Phone (734) 764-5175 Fax (734) 615-4752

8:00 - 8:15 a.m. - Welcome
8:15 - 10:15 a.m. - "Managing Diabetes in the School Setting"
10:15 - 11:15 a.m. - Question and Answer Panel
11:15 - 12:30 p.m. - Break and refreshments
12:30 - 2:00 p.m. - Hands-On Session