TNDMS - The National Diabetes Management Strategy
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Welcome to the National Diabetes Strategy

A program to evaluate diabetes care in Canada

Diabetes has reached epidemic proportions in Canada. Despite advances in treatments, many Canadians are not receiving optimal care and are at risk for the development of the serious and costly complications of the disease.

Western University and the Canadian Diabetes Association (CDA) joined together to establish the National Diabetes Management Strategy.

Under the leadership of the Dr. Stewart Harris, Canadian Diabetes Association Chair in Diabetes Management, the over-arching goal of the National Diabetes Management Strategy is to evaluate the status of diabetes care in Canada, with an ultimate goal of reducing clinical care gaps and optimizing the management of diabetes

Contact Info

Stewart B. Harris, MD, MPH, FCFP, FACPM
CDA Chair in Diabetes Management,
The National Diabetes Management Strategy,
Western Centre for Public Health and Family Medicine,
1151 Richmond Street,
Western University,
London, ON Canada N6A 3K7

For more information:
Jackie McLellan
Administrative Assistant
Tel: 519-661-2111 ext. 22102
Fax: 519-858-5029
E-Mail: jackie.mclellan@schulich.uwo.ca
Website: The National Diabetes Management Strategy

 

       
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Healthy Moms Healthy Babies
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Healthy Moms, Healthy Babies is a community lifestyle program which aims to increase awareness and improve care of diabetes in pregnant First Nations women with diabetes (type 2 or gestational diabetes).The project is comprised of a healthy lifestyle component focusing on exercise during pregnancy and use of cutting edge technology with continuous glucose monitors and glucose meters with traditional finger prick testing to monitor blood sugar levels. The program will run for 12-months and a community healthcare professional has been hired and trained to run the project
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Dr. Michael Green presents poster at CAHSPR
View poster and read more
May 12, 2014 Toronto

Primary Care Reform in Ontario: Impact on the supply and distribution of family physicians from 2002-2012. Dr. Michael Green et al.

Trillium Primary Health Care Research Day
www.trilliumresearchday.com
May 28, 2014
at Metro Toronto Convention Centre
North Building Rm 205.
This event provides an opportunity to share your primary health care relevant research in a welcoming and constructive atmosphere. The conference will expose participants to the latest in peer-reviewed primary health care research in Ontario. Hosted by INSPIRE-PHC.

Canadian Association for Health Services and Policy Research, Annual Conference
http://www.cahspr.ca/en/conferences/current/2014
May 12-14 , Toronto
Primary Care Reform in Ontario: Impact on the supply and distribution of family physicians from 2002-2012. Dr. Michael Green et al.


Ruta Valaitis, Jennifer Longaphy, Kalpana Nair, Gina Agarwal, Lauren Griffith, Monika Kastner, Doug Oliver, Jenny Ploeg, Sharon Straus, and Lisa Dolovich. Persona-scenario exercise for codesigning primary care interventions. Can Fam Physician March 2014 60: 294-296
http://www.cfp.ca/content/60/3/294.full