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Learn More at Our Annual Diabetes Expo November 6, 2008

For more information, call Erica Cline at 706/828-2225.

Learn More at University’s Annual Diabetes Expo

AUGUSTA – Diabetes Expo is a fun, educational afternoon filled with exhibits and classes offering the latest information related to diabetes. This free expo is from noon-5 p.m, Saturday, Nov. 8, at Warren Baptist Church, 3203 Washington Road.

You’ll learn about diabetes, how to control it, its complications, the newest medications available, how to cook for the holidays, how to take care of your feet and much more.

Physicians, certified diabetes educators and registered dietitians will be there to answer your questions.

Free blood sugar testing and other health screenings will be available.

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

1:15pm

  • Daily Diet Do’s and Don’ts • Room 1
    Helena Snider, M.M.Sc., R.D., L.D. ,C.D.E
  • Holiday Cooking • Room 3
    Catheryne Buice, R.D., L.D., C.D.E.
  • Diabetes and Your Eyes • Room 4
    Sumner L. Fishbein, M.D., Ophthalmology
  • Diabetes and Your Feet • Room 5
    Mickey Stapp, D.P.M. , Podiatry
  • Can Lizard Spit Help You? Learn About the Newest Medications to Control Diabetes: IncretinsRoom 6
    Mary Lu Thompson, M.D., F.A.C.E., Endocrinology
  • Talking with Your Doctor: What to Ask • Room 7
    Robert C. Franklin, M.D., Primary Care/Internal Medicine
  • Eating on a Budget • Room 8
    Cheryl Mehta, R.D., L.D., C.D.E.

2:15pm

  • Daily Diet Do’s and Don’ts • Room 1
    Helena Snider, M.M.Sc., R.D., L.D. ,C.D.E
  • Helpful Diabetes Meal Planning Web sites • Room 2
    Mary Beth Arnold, R.D., L.D., C.D.E.
  • Holiday Cooking • Room 3
    Catheryne Buice, R.D., L.D., C.D.E.
  • Diabetes and Your Eyes • Room 4
    Sumner L. Fishbein, M.D., Ophthalmology
  • Diabetes and Your Feet • Room 5
    Mickey Stapp, D.P.M. , Podiatry
  • Can Lizard Spit Help You? Learn About the Newest Medications to Control Diabetes: Incretins • Room 6
    Mary Lu Thompson, M.D., F.A.C.E., Endocrinology
  • Talking with Your Doctor: What to Ask • Room 7
    Robert C. Franklin, M.D., Primary Care/Internal Medicine
  • Eating on a Budget • Room 8
    Cheryl Mehta, R.D., L.D., C.D.E.

3:15pm

  • Daily Diet Do’s and Don’ts • Room 1
    Helena Snider, M.M.Sc., R.D., L.D. ,C.D.E
  • Helpful Diabetes Meal Planning Web sites • Room 2
    Mary Beth Arnold, R.D., L.D., C.D.E.
  • Holiday Cooking • Room 3
    Catheryne Buice, R.D., L.D., C.D.E.
  • Heart Healthy • Room 4
    Charles Shaefer, M.D., Internal Medicine
  • Diabetes and Your Kidneys • Room 5
    David E Allen, M.D., F.A.C.P., Nephrology
  • What’s New in the 21st Century for Diabetes Care • Room 6
    Ian Herskowitz, M.D., F.A.C.E., C.D.E., Endocrinology
  • Low Testosterone: A Common Undiagnosed Problem in Men with Type 2 Diabetes • Room 7
    Daren Marionneaux, M.D., Family Practice
  • Eating on a Budget • Room 8
    Cheryl Mehta, R.D., L.D., C.D.E.

4:15pm

  • Daily Diet Do’s and Don’ts • Room 1
    Helena Snider, M.M.Sc., R.D., L.D. ,C.D.E
  • Helpful Diabetes Meal Planning Web sites • Room 2
    Mary Beth Arnold, R.D., L.D., C.D.E.
  • Heart Healthy • Room 4
    Charles Shaefer, M.D., Internal Medicine
  • Diabetes and Your Kidneys • Room 5
    David E Allen, M.D., F.A.C.P., Nephrology
  • What’s New in the 21st Century for Diabetes Care • Room 6
    Ian Herskowitz, M.D., F.A.C.E., C.D.E., Endocrinology
  • Low Testosterone: A Common Undiagnosed Problem in Men with Type 2 Diabetes • Room 7
    Daren Marionneaux, M.D., Family Practice

Vendor Exhibitors

Abbott Diabetes Care
Abbott Nutrition
Amylin Pharmaceuticals
Apria Healthcare
Augusta Medical Systems
Bayer Diabetes Care
CCS Medical
CVS Pharmacy Diabetes Care Center
Eli Lilly and Company
Insulet Corporation: Omnipod Insulin Pump Management System
Novo Nordisk, Inc.
Pfizer, Inc
Sanofi-Aventis Pharmaceuticals
Roche Diagnostics
United Health Care Medicare Solutions

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