Events Webinars Expert Series – Insulin 101: The Basics of Insulin Dosing with Davida Kruger

Expert Series – Insulin 101: The Basics of Insulin Dosing with Davida Kruger

Thursday, July 18th, 2024
12:00 PM (EDT)
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Join us for an informative session as we delve into the intricacies of insulin management, equipping health care professionals and individuals with diabetes with the knowledge and tools necessary for effective diabetes care.

Insulin, a cornerstone in diabetes management, plays a critical role in regulating glucose levels in the body. This webinar aims to provide a comprehensive understanding of the various types of insulins, their action profiles, and their significance in maintaining glucose levels for optimal management. 

Davida Kruger, a renowned nurse practitioner and researcher, leads this session. She will delve into the fundamentals of insulin dosing and examine various factors that influence dosing decisions, including meal timing, dietary intake, physical activity levels, insulin sensitivity, and individual preferences and requirements. 

She will address common barriers encountered in insulin management and offer tips and strategies for healthcare providers and individuals managing their own insulin.

Davida will also explore the role of technology as an enabler for more accurate and precise dosing and will briefly discuss new delivery options available today.

Key Takeaways:

1. Provide a comprehensive understanding of insulin’s pivotal role in regulating glucose levels within the body.

2. Discuss the basics of insulin dosing, including factors influencing dosing decisions and timing.

3. Address common barriers and challenges individuals face in managing insulin and offer practical tips or strategies.

4. Explore the diverse range of available insulin options and the new and improved delivery mechanisms tailored to individual needs.

Program details to come.

Meet the Hosts

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Davida Kruger Nurse Practitioner at Henry Ford Health System
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