SANDRA FITZPATRICK, BASC, RD, CDE
Regional Facilitator, Toronto Diabetes Care Connect, South Riverdale Community Health Centre
Goal Groups/Integration Themes:
System level support for regional coordination and best practice of diabetes services within the Toronto region
Sandra Fitzpatrick is the Regional Facilitator for Toronto Diabetes Care Connect, a program of South Riverdale Community Health Centre where she has a leading role supporting access to and delivery of high quality diabetes care across the Toronto region. Prior to coming into this role, she has 13 years of experience as a Registered Dietitian & diabetes educator in a community health centre setting. Sandra has been involved in various food insecurity initiatives, including research related to implementing food insecurity screening for clients accessing diabetes education. Sandra is currently involved in supporting quality improvement activities related to diabetes screening & monitoring and access to diabetes care & education, with a focus on health equity.