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Carbohydrate Counting for Health Professionals - Brisbane

Carbohydrate Counting for Health Professionals is an interactive workshop which empowers health professionals with the skills, knowledge and confidence to count carbohydrates utilising a variety of different tools and techniques.

 

The workshop explores which type of carbohydrate counting (basic through to advanced) is relevant for each individual. People with type 1, type 2 or gestational diabetes have different needs in terms of the level of accuracy that is required in carbohydrate counting to help promote optimal diabetes management. 

 

Course overview:

  • Medical Nutrition Therapy (MNT)

  • Understanding carbohydrates

  • Carbohydrate counting - basic to advanced

  • Glycaemic index

  • Label reading

  • Popular diets (including low carb)

  • Insulin - including correction doses and insulin sensitivity factor (ISF)

 

Cost: $100

 

Brought to you by Diabetes Queensland and NDSS.

 

For more information, contact Diabetes Queensland on 1300 136 588 or events@diabetesqld.org.au

Date

21 March 2019

Time

8.00am - 4.30pm

Location

Broncos Leagues Club, 98 Fulcher Road, Red Hill

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