Industry Sponsored and Diabetes Educator Section (DES) Events

The following is a list of current industry sponsored events we have been made aware of at Diabetes Centre Calgary for health care professionals only. We cannot speak to the validity or relevance of information presented and do not accept responsibility for any aspect of these events. Health care professionals choosing to attend industry sponsored events are encouraged to use professional judgment and critically evaluate data presented. We advise health care professionals discuss attendance and/or participation at industry sponsored events with their management team if concerned about possible conflict of interest. Please note, we will delete past events. 


No date limit: Lifescan Diabetes Institute Webinars 

Lifescan is sponsoring a number of different educational webinars. Topics include smartphone technology for diabetes management, supporting sustained behaviour change, and many more. Webinars are recorded and can be viewed at your convenience. For more information visit: 


January 16, 2020: Sanofi and Mosaic PCN Sponsored Event 

Topic: Taking Action: Advancing Insuling Therapy for Better Glycemic Control (with focus on basal/GLP-1 combination Soliqua)
Date: Thursday, January 16th 2020
Time: 6:00pm- 8:30pm 
Location: Blackfoot Inn, 5940 Blackfoot Trail SE, Sundance Room, Calgary. 
Presenter: Dr. James Kim, MD, MBBCH (family physician working in NE and SE Calgary, specializing in diabetes)

RSVP to Veronica Cunningham by calling 403-399-4309 or email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 


January 16, 2020: Tandem's Basal IQ Technology Update

delete Basal IQ TalkJan 16 2020

RSVP: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by Jan 10th, 2020.