Advances and Controversies in Nutrition and Diabetes
The 100th anniversary since the discovery of insulin will be celebrated in 2021. In recognition of this wonderful milestone, CNS has designated its 2021Thematic Conference on the important topic of nutrition and diabetes.
This virtual conference will be held over two half days and will explore advances and controversies in the nutritional management of diabetes through exposure to research and practice perspectives. Attendees will participate in a "real time" experience, including live Q and A, a Virtual Poster Expo, exhibits, networking, and much more.
By attending this conference, attendees will:
- Understand the history and evolution of the nutritional management of diabetes, with knowledge and direction on current recommendations and best practices;
- Learn about the role of the ketogenic diet in diabetes management and prevention;
- Recognize the importance of cultural diversity in delivering appropriate nutritional care for those living with diabetes, and learn about culturally appropriate approaches for diabetes management;
- Become aware of the behavioural aspects of dietary adherence to nutrition recommendations for diabetes and effective strategies to address them.
Attendees will receive a certificate of participation.
Early Bird deadline December 11, 2020 - REGISTER
This continuing education event was held under the auspices of Continuing Professional Development, Temerty Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto and the Canadian Nutrition Society.
College of Family Physicians of Canada - Mainpro+: (Cert ID# 193550-001)
This one-credit-per-hour Group Learning program meets the certification criteria of the College of Family Physicians of Canada and has been certified by Continuing Professional Development, Temerty Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto for up to 7.5 Mainpro+ credits.
Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada – Section 1
This event is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, approved by Continuing Professional Development, Temerty Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto. You may claim up to a maximum of 7.5 Section 1 hours (credits are automatically calculated).
Each participant should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent participating in the educational program.
Attendees will receive a letter of accreditation following the conference.