Pediatric diabetes educator
Jeanne Buchanan is a nurse and pediatric diabetes educator. She works with patients and their families on glucose management after diagnosis with diabetes or hyperinsulinism, or after undergoing total pancreatectomy with islet cell autotransplantation, a complex surgery to treat pancreatitis. She specializes in teaching patients and their families to use advanced devices such as insulin pumps and continuous glucose monitors to manage their conditions.
Buchanan earned her bachelor's degree in nursing from the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh. She completed a master's degree in nursing at Capella University.
Buchanan is a member of the American Association of Diabetes Educators.