What: Diabetes: Cutting Edge Approaches

Sponsored by  Maine Association of Diabetes Educators (MeADE) – a Coordinating Body of AADE

Who Should Attend -  Diabetes educators and health care providers including: nurses, dietitians, nurse practitioners, pharmacists, social workers, physical therapists, diet technicians, case managers and other health professionals interested in diabetes care. Level of Program for Target Audience: Level 2: Assumes participant has general knowledge of area(s) covered.

Conference Planning Committee

Cindy Young BSN, CDE - Maine Medical Center - Portland, Chair

Jennifer Courtois RN, DNS – Kindred Healthcare: Monarch Center – Saco

Sherry Dow RN - PCHC – Bangor

Deb Dumoulin RN, BSN, RD, LD, CDE - Maine Health Care at Home – Saco

Christopher Irish RN, BSN, CDE, CPT – Androscoggin Home Care – Lewiston

Nathan Morse CHES, TTS-C - Maine CDC, Chronic Disease Prevention and Control Program - Augusta

Katherine Mullin RD, LD, CDE – Maine Medical Partners - Portland

Heleana Nickerson MS, RD, LD, CDE - Houlton Regional Hospital – Houlton

Susan Young RN, BSN, MPH, CDE - Blue Hill Memorial Hospital – Blue Hill

Activity is knowledge-based.

Successful Completion: For successful completion, participants are required to attend the full activity, then complete and submit the program evaluation at the conclusion of the educational event. CEs will be awarded per day or for the entire conference.

Disclosures by Speaker and Conference Planning Committee members.

No potential conflicts except: 

Daniel Meyer MD – Stock

Dustin Sulak DO – Stock

Where: Point Lookout, 67 Atlantic Highway (Route 1), Northport ME

When: October 15, 2017

Hotel Information:

About Point Lookout - 67 Atlantic Highway (Route 1), Northport (www.visitpointlookout.com) __________________________________________

Point Lookout is surrounded by the awe-inspiring views of the mountains and bay below. Their athletic facilities include a fully equipped fitness center, racquetball, squash, virtual golf, gymnasium, turf soccer field, baseball field, hiking trails, and more.

Overnight Accommodations – Make your reservations by September 18!

The all-pine cabins—one, two, or three bedroom—are fully heated and air-conditioned and feature: a kitchen with refrigerator, microwave, and coffeemaker; dining table; queen and king-size beds; cable TV and DVD players; wireless internet access; propane fireplaces; and screened-in porches.

You may choose from:     1 bed, 1 bath cabins at $140 (Queen) and $165 (King) per night;

(each bedroom contains          2 bed cabins at $165 (1 bath) and $200 (2 bath) per cabin per night; and

one bed)                                3 bed, 2 bath cabin at $281 per cabin per night

Overnight reservations are made directly with Point Lookout. Call 800-515-3611 by September 18.

 Reasonable arrangements for persons with disabilities or special dietary needs will be made if requested

before September 18.  Contact 207-622-5330 or greatgatherings@gwi.net

Registration Costs:

REGISTRATION FEE: includes lunch and conference materials. (Note: breakfast is not included) Pre-registration required. Confirmations by email.                         

DEADLINE:  October 9: Submit your conference registration. Refunds (less a $25 processing fee) will be available for cancellations received by this date. Substitutions are encouraged. Registered no-shows will be billed.

                             Early Bird            Regular               Walk-In

                                  until Sept 6              until Oct 9             October 15-17

AADE Member            $155                         $175                        $200

Non-member                 $205                         $225                        $250

Sunday only                   $ 45                          $ 50                         $ 55

Monday only                 $155                         $170                         $185

Tuesday only                 $105                          $110                        $115