MENTOR Program

MENTOR Program is aiming to educate diabetes educators and nursess on all aspects of diabetes care.

  • Cost

    7.5k EGP


MENTOR is provided to diabetes educators as they are fundamental part of the multidisciplinary team of managing diabetes, educators will be more empowered to coach patients so that the benefit goes back to them to help them understand their diabetes and how it affects their personal lives, and work with them to set behavior change goals to improve their health.


MENTOR: Aims to educate diabetes educators and nurses on the fundamentals and unexplored topics related to diabetes.

MENTOR Plus+: Gaining more understanding through our workshops about diabetes care from the perspective of an educator/nurse.


Mentor Curriculum:

  • Diagnosis of diabetes
  • Implementation of multidisciplinary team (MDT) approach
  • Diabetes psychology
  • Insulin therapy in neonates & breast-feeding infants with diabetes 
  • Insulin therapy in children and adolescents with diabetes
  • Glycemic control targets and glucose monitoring
  • Myths & Facts in type – 1 Diabetes 
  • Nutritional management in children and adolescents with diabetes
  • Addressing nutritional challenges among specific groups
  • Methods of carbohydrate assessment
  • Challenge your-self!
  • Management of diabetes during special situations:

  1- Exercise 2- Surgery 3- Ramadan 4- Insulin Pump vacation 5- Nursery & School time

  • Overview of continuous subcutaneous insulin infusion (CSII) and different types of CSII
  • General guidelines for initial pump settings
  • Care of infusion site 
  • Overview of sensor-augmented pump (SAP) and continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) initiation and set up 
  • Overview of CGM & Flash Glucose Monitoring system (FGM)
  • Management of acute complications of diabetes: • Hypoglycemia • Sick day management
  • Overview on Chronic complication of diabetes
  • Recent updates in managing diabetes

Mentor Plus+ Curriculum:

  1. Insulin Therapy Workshop
  2. Psychology Workshop
  3. History Taking Workshop
  4. Nutrition Workshop