Managing diabetes

Managing diabetes


DAFNE stands for Dose Adjustment For Normal Eating.


It is an evidence-based structured group education program for adults with type 1 diabetes. The 5-day interactive group program includes topics such as nutrition, carbohydrate counting, insulin dose adjustment, sick days and exercise.


To find out more please contact Diabetes Queensland or your nearest OzDAFNE provider.


Queensland Diabetes & Endocrine Centre at the Mater

Address               Level 2 Mater Annerley Rd Campus, Annerley Rd, South Brisbane QLD 4101

Contact                Helen d'Emden


Phone                   (07) 3163 2519


Princess Alexandra Hospital

Address               Level 1, Building 2, 2 Burke St, Woolloongabba QLD 4102

Contact                Sally Gerzina


Phone                   (07) 3176 1060


Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital

Address               Level 1, Dr James Mayne Building, Butterfield St, Herston QLD 4029

Contact                Lisa Dieckmann


Phone                   (07) 3646 3245


Tips for Diabetes in conjunction with St Andrew's War Memorial Hospital

Address               457 Wickham Terrace, Spring Hill QLD 4000

Contact                Brigid Knight & Janet Taylor


Phone                   0402 257 380


Cairns Diabetes Centre

Address               381 Sheridan St, Cairns North QLD 4870

Contact                Alison Kempe


Phone                   (07) 4226 4646