ADEA Masterclass: The highs and lows of international travel with T1D and coeliac disease: A personal journey — ASN Events
10:00AM - 11:00AM
Room 9


The aim of the interactive workshop is to take participants on a life affirming journey:

  • To promote discussion around travel safety for people with diabetes on insulin.
  • To explore innovative solutions to unique situations not routinely covered in guidelines or travel advisories.


- PowerPoint presentation that will facilitate interactive discussion around points of relevance to travelling.

- The sharing of images and anecdotes supporting the narrative.

- This will be an interactive, informal storytelling of real events and the lessons learned.

- Comments, questions and suggestions will be invited from the floor.

- Sam Beattie will add value by extrapolating the discussion to include CSII in addition to GKs MDI experience

Learning objectives:

At the end of the workshop participants will be able to:

  • Application of current travel related guidelines for PWD on insulin
  • Improvisation when circumstances encountered are not covered by the ADEA and RACGP travel guidelines
  • Ways to empower PWD around applying basic principles to when encountering complex or unusual circumstances.

*NB: If you wish to attend this masterclass, please ensure you arrive on time as places are limited