Advanced Carbohydrate Counting: A Case-Based Workshop

All proceeds go to helping diabetes patients with their medication. 

Workshop Type: Live Webinars and Teleseminars

CPEUs Hours Approved: 2

Speakers: Cosette Fakih El Khoury, PhD, LD & Ghada El Khoury, B.S. Pharm, Pharm.D., BCACP

Workshop Date: June 1, 2021

Workshop Time: 6:00PM - 8:00PM

Registration Deadline: May 26, 2021


I.                   Target Audience:
Dietetic Students, Dietetic Interns, Licensed Dietitians, and Registered Dietitians Nutritionists.   
This Workshop is open to Lebanese and International participants.

II.                Workshop Goals:
The online advanced carbohydrate counting workshop will go over the basics of insulin therapy and approach advanced carbohydrate counting through a case-based approach. Patient perspectives will also be presented to acquaint attendees with troubleshooting in special considerations. Attendees will also be given the opportunity to practice and apply the knowledge and skills acquired in a case study. All attendees will be provided with meal planning tools that they can use to design meal plans catered to patients' needs in line with dietary guidelines in their practice. 

III.             Workshop Objectives:
At the end of this workshop, participants will:
- show an increased knowledge of advanced carbohydrate counting.
- be introduced to the basics of insulin therapy
- understand the patients perspective of CHO counting

IV.             Workshop Agenda & Flow





20 min

Basics of Insulin Therapy

Ghada El Khoury

30 min

Meal Planning with Advanced CHO counting

Troubleshooting (prandial and basal insulin in accordance with meals)

Cosette Fakih EL Khoury

10 min

Patient challenges: A patient Perspective

Sylvie Maalouf, Patient living with type 1 diabetes

20 min

Briefcase discussion in special considerations (exercise and illness)

Cosette Fakih El Khoury

40 min

Practical session

Advanced CHO counting case study: Group work on NCP in diabetes

Cosette Fakih El Khoury


I.                   Registration & Payment Method:
To register for this workshop, please fill out the document below.
All proceeds go to helping diabetes patients with their medication.

Workshop Cost:
$70 paid via Paypal for international participants 
100,000 LBP paid by OMT for local participants

After completion of the workshop, the participant will receive a Dual Certification & 2 CPEUS Hours Approved. 

V.                Contact Info
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