The Diabetes Ireland Health and Wellbeing Exhibition & AGM
This event is not to be missed for all those living with or an interest in diabetes and health. The theme of this year’s event is ‘Supporting Diabetes Management’ with a special focus on how research and technology can help with this.
There will also be a range of free tests on the day, including blood glucose, HbA1c, blood pressure and weight, height and BMI that will be available to all.
We will run a range of free workshops facilitated by top Healthcare Professionals.
The following topics will be covered on the day:
What’s Happening in Type 1 Diabetes Research?– Dr Anna Clarke, Health Promotion Research Manager, Diabetes Ireland Research Alliance
Exercise and Type 1 Diabetes Management– Mr Billy Murphy, Dietitian, Cork University Hospital
Diabetes and Oral Health– Dr Paul O’Dwyer, Group Clinical Advisor, Dental Care Ireland
“Food for Thought- How Gut Microbes Affect Your Health”– Prof. John F. Cryan PhD MIRA, Dept. Anatomy and Neuroscience, University College Cork
Reversal of Type 2 Diabetes– Ms Pauline Dunne, Senior Dietitian and Regional Development Officer, Diabetes Ireland
Caring for your Feet– Ms Danielle Linehan, Podiatrist, Diabetes Ireland
Type 1 Diabetes in Childhood and Advancing Technologies– Dr Stephen O’Riordan, Consultant Paediatric Endocrinologist, Cork University Hospital
Coping with the Teenage Years and Diabetes– Ms Jo Rolfe, Clinical Psychologist, Health Service Executive
School and your Type 1 Child; Practical Day to Day Issues and Policies– Ms Laura Crowley, Paediatric Diabetes Nurse Specialist, Cork University Hospital
As well as that we will have numerous exhibitors including:
Diabetes Ireland Podiatry
Weight Motivation Management
Audiology Medical Services
Irish ICE Cards
Dental Care Ireland
Free admission, all welcome, no need to pre-register, just turn up on the day.