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Managing diabetes

Managing diabetes

OzDAFNE

OzDAFNE is a 5 day program for adults with type 1 diabetes who are using pens to inject their insulin.  DAFNE stands for Dose Adjustment For Normal Eating.

 

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

 

To find out if there is an OzDAFNE program near you, please contact your closest OzDAFNE facilitator below or visit our What's On event page.

 

Diabetes Queensland 
Address GPO Box 9824, Brisbane Qld 4002
Contact  Helen d'Emden
Email helend@diabetesqld.org.au
Phone 0405 769 550

 

Cairns Diabetes Centre
Address 381 Sheridan St, Cairns North 4871
Contact Alison Kempe
Email alison.kempe@health.qld.gov.au
Phone (07) 4226 4647
Fax  (07) 4226 4638

 

Ipswich Diabetes Service 
Address  21 Bell Street, Ipswich, QLD 4306
Contact Joseph Marchisella
Email joseph.marchisella@health.qld.gov.au
Phone 0447 726 553
Fax (07) 3813 6234

 

Ipswich Diabetes Service 
Address  21 Bell Street, Ipswich, QLD 4306
Contact Joseph Marchisella
Email joseph.marchisella@health.qld.gov.au
Phone 0447 726 553
Fax (07) 3813 6234

 

Princess Alexandra Hospital (Woolloogabba)
Address  Level 1, Building 2, 2 Burke St, Woolloongabba QLD 4103
Contact  Jane Sorbello
Email   jane.sorbello@health.qld.gov.au
Phone (07) 3176 1081
Fax  (07) 3176 5298

 

Queensland Diabetes & Endocrine Centre at the Mater (South Brisbane)
Address  Level 2, Mater Annerley Rd Campus, Annerley Rd, South Brisbane QLD 4102
Contact Marina Noud
Email marina.noud@mater.org.au 
Phone (07) 3163 8402
Fax (07) 3163 1544

 

Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital (Herston) 
Address  Level 1, Dr James Mayne Building, Butterfield St, Herston QLD 4030
Contact  Diabetes A.O.
Email dafne.rbwh@health.qld.gov.au
Phone (07) 3646 3245 / (07) 3646 1405
Fax (07) 3646 7090