Certified Diabetes Outpatient Educators


Friday September 23, 2016 from 7:15 AM to 3:45 PM EDT
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The Crowne Plaza 
801 Greenwich Avenue
Warwick, RI 02886

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Rebecca Pompei, PharmD, CDOE 
Certified Diabetes Outpatient Educators 

You are invited to attend the

2016 CDOE Annual Symposium

Friday, September 23, 2016

7:15am - 3:45pm

The Crowne Plaza
801 Greenwich Avenue 

Warwick, RI 02886


This symposium is being offered to provide up-to-date information on the future of diagnosis and treatment of diabetes, the use of social media in diabetes care, the recognition and treatment of depression in persons with diabetes, and techniques to improve the dynamics in your diabetes class.

Target Audience

Certified Diabetes Outpatient Educators (CDOE), registered nurses, registered dietitians, registered pharmacists, and other health professionals interested in the management and research of diabetes and chronic disease.

Continuing Education Credits

This program has been submitted for 5.0 contact hours through the Northeast Multi-State Division (NE-MSD) Association.  NE-MSD is an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. Participants must attend the entire symposium and complete a written evaluation to be awarded continuing education credits.

The University of Rhode Island College of Pharmacy is accredited by the Accreditation Council on Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. Attendance and completion of evaluation forms and self-assessment tools are required for statement of credit, which must be completed online.              

5.0 Contact Hours (0.5 CEUs).  







Early Bird Discount Register by 8/12/16

Register by 9/2/16

Register after      9/2/16





Allied Health Professionals








 Continental Breakfast and Buffet Lunch are included

 Note:                                                                                                                            Payment must be received within 10 days of registering or additional fees will  ensue. This deadline applies to all registration payments, including those paid by  employers.

 NO REFUNDS will be issued after September 9, 2016



 Friday, September 23, 2016


 Registration/Continental Breakfast/Networking/Exhibits


 Welcoming Remarks

 Margaret Webb,RN,MSN,  CDOE, CVDOE


 "Next Generation Approaches to  Diagnosis and Treatment of  Diabetes"

 Dr. Marie McDonnell, MD

 Keynote Speaker




 "Community as Part of the  Prescription: Social Media in  Diabetes Care"

 Hope Warsaw, MMSc, RD,  CDE, BC-ADM & Kerry Sparling


 CDOE Business Meeting/Awards Presentations

12:15pm- 1:30pm

 Luncheon Buffet/Exhibits


1:30pm- 2:30pm

 "Recognition and Treatment of  Depression in Persons With  Diabetes"

 Scott Haltzman, MD


 "Lions and Tigers and Bears. Oh  My! Orchestrate the Dynamic in  Your Diabetes Class So It  Becomes a Win-Win for All"

 Michelle Deck, RN,MEd, BSN,  LCCE, FACCE

3:30pm- 3:45pm

 Closing Remarks/Adjorn


Please bring along canned goods

All donations will be given to:

RI Food Bank Logo 

Cash or Check Donations Accepted 

CDOE organization has agreed to match all donations up to $2000!!!

Click on the “Register Now” link below to attend the

2016 CDOE Annual Symposium on Friday, September 23, 2016.

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