What is the Type 2 Diabetes Network?

In partnership with the Institute for Health System Transformation & Sustainability, we’re leading the formation of a network focused on sharing, developing and applying innovative practices to improve outcomes for people living with type 2 diabetes across BC.

prevalence of diabetes in BC2

increase since 2007

expected increase by 2028

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Upcoming Type 2 Diabetes Network Events

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    De-Prescribing with Sean McKelvey

    November 28 | 1200 – 1300

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    Social Prescribing with Dr. Grace Park

    October 17 | 1200 – 1300

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Be the first to hear about new type 2 diabetes opportunities.

We work with partners from across the system, including clinicians, researchers, policy makers, educators, innovators, community and business leaders, and patients to improve the course of type 2 diabetes in BC.

We hope you’ll join us to help accelerate improvements in how this disease is prevented and managed by both patients and clinicians by sharing the latest evidence and innovations, developing resources and taking sustainable action to apply new practices in the real world.

Webinar Recordings

The Type 2 Diabetes Network has hosted webinars on a wide range of topics. Listen to the recordings to hear from experts in the field of type 2 diabetes.


Spotlight on Our Resources


Environmental Scan Overview

This document provides an overview of the current context for type 2 diabetes in British Columbia and is based on the Environmental Scan undertaken by the Institute of Health System Transformation & Sustainability. The Environmental Scan is a step towards supporting conversation and collaboration amongst clinicians, researchers, policy makers, population health experts, patients and educators to better enable…
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Indigenous Self-Determination and Equity in Diabetes

First Nations Peoples experience disproportionately higher rates of diabetes, yet the majority of diabetes services and programs are not designed by or with Indigenous peoples, or consider First Nations perspectives, cultures or approaches to wellness. Many First Nations communities are small, remote, and/or rural, and have limited access to the existing diabetes services. The services that…
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Type 2 Diabetes Dialogue Day 2022

On November 22, 2022, the Type 2 Diabetes Network hosted the Type 2 Diabetes Dialogue – Connecting on Innovation in Type 2 Diabetes. See below for resources and video recordings from the event including inspiring presentations and Q&A sessions.

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