Thursday, 2 March 2023
02:30 - 08:00 pm
Doha Sheraton Hotel

Chair of the Workshop: Dr. Manal Musallam Othman, Director of Diabetes Patients Education


Diabetes is a complex and costly disease that affects millions of people worldwide. Diabetes self-management education and support (DSMES) provides an evidence-based foundation to empower people with diabetes to navigate self-management decisions and activities. DSMES is a cost-effective tool proven to help improve health behaviors and health outcomes for people with diabetes. The purpose of this workshop is to increase healthcare provider awareness of the (DSMES) concept in order to increase use of DSMES services for people with diabetes and promote (HCP) referrals.


02:30 - 03:00 PM


Exhibition and Registration

03:00 - 04:00 PM


Lunch & Prayer ASR

04:00 - 04:15 PM


The New ADCES Approach for Diabetes Education ( Dr. Manal Musallam Othman )

04:15 - 04:30 PM


One to One HMC structured diabetes education model. ( Mr. Ragae Dughmosh )

04:30 - 05:00 PM


Fast Ramadan Safely with Diabetes Hotline ( Ms. Fatima Al- Kurbi )

05:00 - 05:30 PM


Role of Diabetes Educator in Transition of Care Phase ( Mr. Eyad Abu Ne’meh )

05:30 - 05:45 PM



05:45 - 06:15 PM


Prayer MAGHRIB & Refreshments

06:15 - 06:45 PM


Food Exchange & CHO count

( Mr. Ahmed Yousef Al Omari )

06:45 - 07:15 PM


Dietary supplement for Diabetes & Endocrine

( Ms. Dana Tawfiq Fares Malik )

07:15 - 07:45 PM


Role of nutrition therapy in diabetes management during Ramadan
(Ms. Zeinab Mohammad Miqdad)

07:45 - 08:00 PM


Discussions and Wrap-Up


 Learning Objectives:

Upon concluding this workshop, the participant will be able to:

  1. Identifying the new role of diabetes educator beyond education.
  2. Introduce a new one to one structured diabetes education model.
  3. Discuss role of diabetes educator in transition of care phase.
  4. Discuss role of hotline service in assisting PWD to fast Ramadan safely.
  5. Introduce dietary supplements for diabetes & endocrine.
  6. Discuss food exchange & CHO count.
  7. Recognize the role of MNT id diabetes management during Ramadan.


  • Manal Othman, Director of Diabetes Patient Education
  • Ragae Dughmosh, Diabetes Patient Educator
  • Eyad Abu Ne'meh, Diabetes Patient Educator
  • Fatima Al-Kurbi, Diabetes Patient Educator
  • Ahmed Yousef Al Omari, Clinical Dietitian
  • Dana Tawfiq Fares Malik, Assistant Clinical Dietitian
  • Zainab Mohammad Miqdad, Assistant Clinical Dietitian

Who should attend?

It is open to all (Physicians, Nurses, Allied Health Professionals, etc.) who has interest in this workshop.

CPD: 3.75 hours