Sports and Diabetes Group NW (SDGNW) Summer 2015 Workshop

  • Benaroya Research Institute 1201 9th Avenue Seattle, WA Seattle, WA 98101

Join us for an evening with the CDE and beyond experts: Jennifer Okemah, CDE and advanced diabetes management and Sally Hara, CDE and sports nutritionist. Topics may include: dosing for activity with injections and pumps; fine tuning insulin dosing with injections, pumps and CGMS; advanced techniques with insulin cocktails; taming rebounds; fueling for activity and recovery; hydration. Submit your questions ahead of time and bring them with you. Come join us for a lively discussion of Type 1 Diabetes and management strategies including insulin dosing, nutrition, and hydration.

Speakers:

Jennifer Okemah, MS, RD, BC-ADM, CDE, CSSD – Jennifer is a registered dietitian, certified diabetes educator, board certified in advanced diabetes management, and board certified specialist in sports dietetics. She is known as a “pump guru” to many and will share her vast expertise with the group. She loves data, travel, music, and yoga on a SUP board.

  • Sally Hara, MS, RD, CDE, CSSD – Founder ProActive Nutrition (www.proactivenutrition.net/). Uniquely qualified to work with our group, Sally is a certified diabetes educator as well as a board certified specialist in sports dietetics. She loves to cycle, analyze data, and talk about nutrition. She has participated and supported SDGNW since its inception. 

RSVP is required. Please email Susannah, iltis47@gmail.com, to confirm your attendance.