Diabetes in the 21st Century

Interested in Having Diabetes in 21st Century Seminar at Your Facility?

We would love an invitation!

What Diabetes in the 21st Century? A day long course that provides cutting edge information on diabetes care, medications and teaching strategies with an emphasis on best practice, compassion and critical thinking. The “Diabetes in the 21st Century Seminar” offers the content health care professionals are seeking to increase their overall knowledge and problem solving skills.

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Diabetes in the 21st Century brochure

“Beverly’s seminar is one of the few our RN staff request year after year. Her energetic approach to teaching, paired with relevant and timely resources for diabetes patient care make this a priority when creating my budget. On average I pack the room and this makes the cost per person so low it is an unbelievable bargain.” – Lynette Dahlman, MSN, RN-BC, NEA-BC

We can customize this course and gear it toward the inpatient and/or outpatient setting. Or a combination of both.

Topics Include:  

  • Current state of diabetes in America
  • Natural history of type 1 and type 2 diabetes
  • Prevention strategies and goals of care
  • Hospital care and lower extremity protection
  • Insulin and Pattern Management
  • Gut Bacteria and Health
  • Nourishing our bodies

This program is designed to give health care professionals an in-depth understanding about diabetes that is immediately applicable in their clinical  setting.  The concepts range from basic to advanced and include strategies to motivate patients to change behavior. Beverly has taught the Diabetes in the 21st Century over 200 times all over the country.  She is constantly updating it to include the lastest advances in diabetes care and education. Plus, Beverly gets people up and moving and teaches participants exercise moves they can pass onto their clients and use for themselves too.

Who will benefit from this program? All health care professionals including providers, nurses, dietitians, pharmacists and educators who want to:

  • Enjoy a comprehensive and reality based review of “the basics and beyond” of diabetes management
  • Get re-energized about diabetes care and education
  • Keep abreast of the rapidly changing strategies in diabetes management
  • Refine their skills and improve competencies in diabetes problem solving
  • Learn practical approaches to educating patients about diabetes self-management

Why? Be reassured that hiring Beverly to speak about diabetes is a great idea! As a diabetes specialist for over 20 years, Beverly Thomassian facilitates a lively, interactive and reality based program. Small group activities and case studies allow participant to improve clinical confidence and diabetes problem solving skills. Beverly understands how to provide creative strategies to succeed at teaching in today’s fast paced health care environment.

When and Where? You decide what date and location works best for you! Based on Beverly’s availability, you can secure the date far in advance to provide time to get the word out! The best part is that it’s so easy. All you have to do is provide meeting room space and invite staff to attend.  As part of the package we provide the 8-hour Diabetes Seminar which includes:

More Information about Diabetes in 21st Century Seminar

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We are facing a diabetes epidemic in this country. Over 30% of hospitalized patients have diabetes and this number is expected to grow. Educating and managing diabetes is challenging, whether in the inpatient or outpatient setting.  Invite Beverly to provide an informative and upbeat program that will motivate staff to promote excellence in diabetes care and education.