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Evidence to Improve Care

Type 1 Diabetes

Care for People of All Ages

Ontario Health thanks the following individuals for their generous, voluntary contributions of time and expertise to help create this quality standard:

Ian Zenlea (chair)
Pediatric Endocrinologist, Trillium Health Partners

Nancy Bradley
Primary Care Nurse Practitioner and Certified Diabetes Educator, Ingersoll Nurse Practitioner–Led Clinic

Leigh Drong 
Social Worker, Pediatric Diabetes Team, McMaster Children's Hospital

Jess Forster
Social Worker, Pediatric Diabetes Team, Markham Stouffville Hospital

Jamie Galloway
Registered Dietitian and Certified Diabetes Educator, Paediatric Diabetes Clinic and Diabetes Management Centre, Trillium Health Partners

Kristen Garland
Lived Experience Advisor

Sonya Hartviken
Personal Support Worker, Region of Durham

Ellen Goldbloom
Pediatric Endocrinologist, The Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario

Ilana Halperin
Adult Endocrinologist, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre

Susie Jin
Pharmacist and Certified Diabetes Educator, Pharmacy 101

Melanie Laird
Registered Nurse and Certified Diabetes Educator, Diabetes Health Thunder Bay, St. Joseph's Care Group

Jennifer Merla
Nurse Practitioner and Certified Diabetes Educator, Pediatric Diabetes Team, McMaster Children’s Hospital

Jo-Anne Robertson
Lived Experience Advisor

Rayzel Shulman
Pediatric Endocrinologist, The Hospital for Sick Children

Erin Thompson
Registered Nurse and Certified Diabetes Educator, Pediatric Diabetes Clinic, Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre

Alanna Weisman
Adult Endocrinologist, Mount Sinai Hospital

We would also like to extend our thanks to Nicole Pacheco for her contributions during the initial phases of this quality standard development process and to Diabetes Canada for their ongoing contributions to the development of this quality standard.

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