Diabetes Care for All: Building Best Practice



Register now for the fourth annual Diabetes Frontline Forum!

 

When:

Friday April 28, 2023, from 9:30 a.m. to 6:15 p.m. EST

Where:

Virtual! Join from anywhere and attend this event without leaving the comfort of your own home.

Tickets:

$35 (Diabetes Canada Professional Member)
$50 (General Registration)


Join us for the fourth annual National Diabetes Frontline Forum!

Diabetes Frontline Forum (DFF), in its fourth year, provides allied health care professionals with an excellent opportunity to learn from diabetes experts, network with colleagues, and learn from the latest industry trends.

Event highlights include:

  • One-day virtual education
  • Opportunity to network with hundreds of attendees across Canada, through our new Table Talks feature
  • Live exhibitor tradeshow

Sponsors & Donors

Exhibitor Tradeshow

Coming Soon

Table Talks


New this year, virtual roundtable discussions where attendees can share ideas about a topic in a small group setting. You’ll be able to discuss important diabetes topics and solve problems together.

Taking place at 12:00pm to 1:00pm and 4:45pm to 5:45pm, attendees will spend 15 minutes at the table of their choice four times throughout the hour.

Diabetes Canada Auditorium - Agenda

All presentations are in Eastern Standard Time (EST)

8:30 A.M.

Exhibitor Tradeshow Opens

9:30 – 10:15 A.M.

After a Type 2 Diagnosis

10:15 – 11:00 A.M.

Optimizing the role of community care in diabetes prevention & management

11:00 – 11:45 A.M.

Cardiorenal Risk Reduction – Don’t forget about the ABCDESSS

11:45 A.M. – 12:00 P.M.

BREAK

12:00 – 1:00 P.M.

Table Talks

1:00 – 1:45 P.M.

Exercise – Movement for All

1:45 – 2:30 P.M.

A Roadmap to Insulin Adjustments

2:30 – 3:15 P.M.

Remission of Type 2 Diabetes

3:15 – 3:30 P.M.

Break

Industry Auditorium - Agenda

All presentations are in Eastern Standard Time (EST)

3:30 – 3:50 P.M.

Sponsored Session - Abbott

3:55 – 4:15pm

Sponsored Session - Novo Nordisk

4:20 – 4:40pm

Sponsored Session - Dexcom

4:45 – 5:35pm

Table Talks

5:40 – 6:00pm

Sponsored Session - TBD

6:00 – 6:15pm

Recap & Closing

Event Advisory Committee

Disclaimer: “As a participant in this virtual conference, you hereby acknowledge and agree to the following terms: Diabetes Canada (DC) in no way sponsors or endorses the information shared or presented amongst speakers. Any products and/or services presented are in no way promoted or endorsed by DC or its affiliates. Any information presented during this event should not be recorded or published, including shared on any social media platforms or any forum outside the virtual conference whatsoever. Sharing this information is prohibited and remains the intellectual property of Diabetes Canada and its affiliates”.

DC reserves the right to vary any of the speakers, topics, and/or times without further notice.

The Diabetes Frontline Forum virtual conference contains links to external websites that are not provided or maintained by or in any way affiliated with Diabetes Canada. Please note that Diabetes Canada does not guarantee the accuracy, relevance, timeliness, or completeness of any information on these external websites. You agree that should you decide to use any links to any third-party websites referenced or linked from the Diabetes Frontline Forum, you do so at your own risk. You further agree that your use of such third-party website shall be subject to the terms and conditions and privacy policies of such third-party.

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes. This is an online virtual event. You do not have to travel to any specific location. You can participate from the comfort of your own home or anywhere that you have internet access. The event is accessible via your desktop, laptop computer, mobile and tablet device. Wherever possible, we recommend using a desktop or laptop computer for the best user experience.
This is a one-day event which will go LIVE on Friday April 28, 2023 from 9:30 a.m. to 6:15 p.m. Eastern Standard Time (EST).
The event is designed for health-care professionals (HCP) including pharmacists, dietitians, nurses, diabetes educators and HCPs involved in diabetes care.
Yes, please register via the REGISTRATION tab. At this time, you will be asked to provide your personal information and payment. Within 24 hours after registering, you should receive an email confirming your registration. Within 48 hours prior to the April 28th event date, you will receive an email with a link to the live event platform. At the Conference start time, you will need to enter your email (same as the one entered during registration) to gain access.
Using your login credentials (this is your email), you can log in as soon as the event goes live on April 28, 2023 at 9:30 a.m. EST. Once you log in you will be taken to the virtual lobby and will be able to view welcome and instructional videos on how to navigate our virtual conference.

Much like an in-person conference you will be able to watch presentations in the virtual auditorium and participate in Question and Answer (Q&A) sessions. There is also an interactive tradeshow where you can visit a variety of diabetes related exhibits and ask questions via chat box or schedule a call to speak with a representative.
During the presentation, questions can be typed into the chat box at any time.
Virtual events bring the experience of an in-person conference to your personal computer, so just like an in-person conference, you have the freedom to pick the sessions you attend. You will be able to log into the event for 3-months on-demand, until July 28, 2023 to watch presentations, visit the exhibitor tradeshow and watch or download any information.

Note: After 6:16 p.m. EST on April 28, 2023 you will not be able to chat with booth representatives or participate in the leaderboard contest.
$35 (Diabetes Canada Professional Member)
$50 (General Registration)
No, you do not need to download or install any software to participate in our conference. Nor do you need a webcam to take part. You only need to have access to the internet.
For any technical assistance, please contact diabetesfrontlineforum@vfairs.com OR visit our virtual Help Desk depicted in the internal lobby and a vFairs representative will be available to help you.
Accessibility (is this available, if yes leave as, if no please let us know what accessibility features are available with the platform.)

The vFairs platform includes the following accessibility features:
-Ability to increase or decrease font size
-Read-speaker
-Colour contrast mode

Privacy
Diabetes Canada has contracted vFairs to manage registrations for this virtual conference. vFairs is committed to constantly ensuring the use of the latest state-of-the-art technology and procedures at its disposal to guarantee the security of the data hosted. vFairs will comply with the Canadian Standards Association (CSA) Model Code and will not use or disclose any person information or data otherwise than in strict accordance with the code.
Contact us via email at diabetesfrontlineforum@diabetes.ca or call 1-800-BANTING (226-8464) and our call center staff will get back to you in 1-2 business days.