Home » Living Well With Diabetes -Articles » Medication » Other medications » Medications for high blood pressure

About Freda Leung

Freda Leung is a consultant pharmacist who specializes in diabetes and geriatric medication management. She is a Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE), a Certified Geriatric Pharmacist (CGP), a Certified Respiratory Educator (CRE) as well as a graduate from “Teacher of Adults Certificate Program” from Centennial College. Freda is also a faculty member of the Institute for Healthcare Communication; a facilitator to “Choices and Changes - Clinician Influence and Patient Action” and “Brief Action Planning”, programs developed for health care professionals to support self-management in people living with chronic health conditions. Currently she is a clinical pharmacist at The Scarborough Hospital GAIN geriatric clinic. Her other professional activities include: consultation to long term care homes on diabetes management; teaching continuing education programs at The Ontario Pharmacists’ Association and speaking on topics related to diabetes, geriatric medications and health behaviour changes.

Check Also

Kaleb Dahlgren

Kaleb Dahlgren: A positive attitude will fuel your dreams

Tell Kaleb Dahlgren he can’t do something and it’ll inspire him to find a way to do it even better. Already passionate about hockey at the tender age of three, Kaleb was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes a year later and encouraged to pursue other, less strenuous sports. But he would not be deterred.