Diabetic Expo – “Diabetes? Take Control !!!”


Saturday 10th July, 2010

HumeRidge Church of Christ Hall, 469 Hume Street, Toowoomba

8-30 -9-00am            Registration, Morning Tea and view Displays

MC: Alma Moore

9-00am -9-05am               Announcement by Town Crier Ralph Cockle

9-05am – 9-15am              Welcome Annette Buckley President T&DDDG

9-15am -10-00am             Official Opening – Dr  Doug Birrell (Physician

Specialising In Diabetes Management) “The ‘How and Why” of taking control”

10-00am – 10-45 am       Dr Gilda Kert – Eye Specialist & Surgeon

“Diabetic eye disease-the thief of sight”

10-45am – 11-30am          Julie Mathieson – Dietitian

“Managing the Market. Taking control of food shopping”

11-30am -12-15pm            Dr. Andrew Cotterill– Juvenile Type 1

“Type 1 Diabetes care for children in regional, rural and remote Queensland  – How to get the best for your kids”

12-15pm – 1-00pm              Lunch, View Displays and Raffle Draws

(A Donation towards Catering Costs would be appreciated )

1-00pm- 1-45 pm                Dr. Sheila Cook – Endocrinologist

“Diabetes Care when you are flying the nest”

1-45pm -2- 30pm                John Schuh – Fitness Personal Trainer

“Diabetes Enemy = ‘Exercising With Weights’”

2-30pm – 3-15 pm             Lynne McCleary – Credentialed Diabetic Educator

“Diabetes and Sexual Dysfunction”

3-15pm- 4-00pm                Lisa DeJong – Podiatrist

“Get Smart – CONTROL stays one step ahead of KAOS”

4-00pm                      Close by Annette Buckley (President T & DDDG)


Registration Essential phone 0427 306215 or 0428 487540

Trade displays for all to view

Thanks for all the help and support that you give our group.


Alma Moore, Secretary,

Toowoomba & Darling Downs Diabetic Group INC

PO Box 600, Annand Street,  Toowoomba  Q 4350

Fax/Ph: 07 4630 6215   Mob: 0427 306215

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