Annual Women Leaders in Diabetes Conference


  • Are you feeling discouraged because your suggestions for improvement aren’t acknowledged?
  • Do you run into barriers when you try to implement change?
  • Are you ready to see your ideas come to light?

Network and Earn 7.5 CEs! 

Price: $249

Join us to get inspired by diabetes champions.

Everyone is invited to hear the stories of women luminaries, who have taken risks, challenged the status-quo and were able to turn their ideas into action against the odds.

Learn from national diabetes health care leaders and mentors as they share their efforts to improve care.

Get ready to be inspired!  You will hear the steps they took to overcome barriers, envision delivery of care from a new perspective and shift the diabetes landscape for the better.

Invite your colleagues to join this conference, designed to create new possibilities to improve diabetes across the care continuum.

It’s time to see your ideas come to light!

2019 Women Leaders in Diabetes Conference Agenda

2019 Brochure | Women Leaders in Diabetes Conference

Objectives:  By the conclusion of this conference, participants will:

  1. Create new possibilities to improve diabetes care.
  2. Gain fresh ideas and inspiration for your diabetes setting.
  3. Develop a realistic action plan for change.
  4. Collaborate and network with colleagues and experts in the field.

Registration Information

2020 | location: TBD

Earn 7.5 CEs

Registration Fee: $249

  • Registration Fee includes:
    Catered breakfast and lunch
  • Diabetes Med PocketCards
  • 7.5 CEs for Nurses, RD and CA Pharmacists
  • Ask the Expert Panel
  • Networking Opportunities

Accreditation: Diabetes Education Services is an approved provider by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider 12640, and Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR), Provider DI002

Agenda and Objectives

2019 Brochure | Women Leaders in Diabetes Conference

Team of Experts: This program is a labor of love and passion. It is a dream co-opted by two Diabetes Nurse Specialists and Certified Diabetes Educators (CDEs) who believe that women leaders make a powerful difference in the lives of people living with diabetes.

  • Beverly Thomassian, Diabetes Education Services RN, MPH, CDE, BC-ADM, President and Founder, Diabetes Education Services (
  • Theresa Garnero, APRN, BC-ADM, MSN, CDE, Founder, Sweet People Club