Title: Living Well with Diabetic Eye Disease
Date: Tuesday, November 24, 2020
Time: 3 p.m. ET
Managing diabetes can be challenging and complex – even more so if you are living with an eye disease. In this webinar, multi-disciplinary experts will share their perspectives on how you can live well with diabetes. Topics discussed will include practical tips for managing diabetes while living with vision loss, mental health resources and community supports, and hearing from patient partners who have lived experience of diabetes and vision loss.
Panelists: Dr. David Wong, retinal specialist; Leanne Baarda, Independent Living Skills Specialist, Vision Loss Rehabilitation Ontario; Diana Sherifali, PhD, clinical nurse specialist, Diabetes Care and Research Program, Hamilton Health Sciences; Bert Neutel, patient partner.
A Q&A period will be included. Please email your questions in advance to [email protected]
View Point is free of charge for all participants.
This webinar is presented in partnership with Diabetes Action Canada.