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3rd Annual Sweet Science Conference March 13-14, 2020

We would like to invite you to attend the 3rd Annual Sweet Science Conference which is scheduled on March 13 & 14, 2020 in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.  The 3rd Annual Sweet Science Conference is a partnership between Mid-Carolina AHEC and the South Carolina Youth Diabetes Association (SCYDA).  The conference will focus on diabetic education for pediatric nurses with a concentration on school nurses.   Attendees will have a unique opportunity to participate in hands-on sessions that explore the latest in diabetes technology.  This nursing continuing education activity has been approved for 10.25 hours. This program is approved for 1.0 AHEC CEU’s.

Hands-on stations are available this year to give you the opportunity to practice and ask questions relating to the latest trends in diabetes technology.  The hands-on sessions have been approved for 2.0 hours.  This program is approved for 0.2 AHEC CEU's.

We will have a Pre-Conference Workshop on Friday, March 13, 2020 from 8:30am-11:30am.  Registration Fee:  $50.00
Experiencing Diabetic Technology - Traci P. Scott, RN, CDE and Benjamin Adams Dennis
At the Pre-Conference you will experience Diabetic Technology through hands on training and lecture. Participants will be able to use bolus screen/history screen, find insulin on board on pump, do basic pump trouble shooting: identify malfunctioning sites, check time and date in settings; identify basic CGM patterns, understand the use of arrows; and a brief demonstration for the correct use of phone apps to assist children/families with diabetes.  This nursing continuing education activity has been approved for 3.0 hours. This program is approved for 0.3 AHEC CEU’s.

Conference Agenda
Conference Speakers

Reservations and Hotel Information 
Conference Exhibitor and Sponsorship Opportunities


For more information regarding the conference, please contact Rebecca Jackson rljackson@comporium.net.


3rd Annual Sweet Science Conference Handouts - Click on title below to download

2020 Diabetes Technology - Benjamin Dennis, MD
Carb Counting - Traci Scott, RN, CDE
Diabetes Basics - Mark Vanderwel, MD
Diabetic Emergencies - Chris Houk, MD
Insulin and Dosage - Remberto Paulo, MD
Kids and Compliance - Tracey Craig, MA
Nutrition - Traci Scott, RN, CDE
Pre-Conference Handouts - Benjamin Dennis, MD & Traci Scott, RN, CDE



Event Date: 

Friday, 13 March 2020 - 9:00am to Saturday, 14 March 2020 - 5:15pm