Thursday, 20 February 2014

Introduction to Insulin Pumps for Teachers and support personnel

Contact: Andrea Radford, John Morris Diabetes Centre Norhern Integrated Care Service
e: lgh.diabetes@dhhs.tas.gov.au

Date: 11 March, 2014          RSVP: 3 March 2014
Location: Launceston

Intended Audience: Teachers, fist aid officers and other support staff

At the end of this workshop participants will be able to identify:
  • what an insulin pump is and does
  • the principles behind pump therapy
  • the basics of how a pump works and 
  • how the school /teacher can support the diabetic child using an insulin pump at school and durng school activities including sport and camps