Prevent Blindness Wisconsin Presents:
Diabetic Eye Disease Educator Program

The course is a comprehensive two-hour eye health education program designed to teach lay outreach personnel and allied health professionals about the visual system and the signs, symptoms and complications of the secondary diseases of Diabetes – Diabetic Retinopathy and Glaucoma.

The two hour course includes basic information on:

Diabetes and Diabetic Eye Disease

  • The parts of the eye and visual system
  • Diabetic Retinopathy, Cataracts and Glaucoma
  • General vision and eye health education messages

  Continuing Education Credit Information:

This continuing nursing education activity was approved by the American Association of Diabetes Educators, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. This program, 2012-051 approved for 2.0 contact hours.

Upcoming Presentations:

March 14, 2013

4:00 pm Registration and Boxed Dinner Served

4:00 pm-6:00 pm Diabetic Eye Disease Educator Program Course

Appleton, WI

Deadline to Register: March 4, 2013

Click here to download registration form.

Call (414) 765-0505 for more information

 

April 23, 2013

5:00 pm Registration and Boxed Dinner Served

5:00 – 7:00 pm Diabetic Eye Disease Educator Program Course

7:00 – 7:30 pm Live Q & A with Dr. Barbara Blodi, M.D., Professor of Ophthalmology - University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Madison, WI

Deadline to Register: April 9, 2013

Click here to download a registration form

Call (414) 765-0505 for more information