2nd Global Diabetes Summit - Community Event
2nd Global Diabetes Summit - Community Event |
Community Diabetes Program
Additionally, on the last day of the Summit Ð November 17 Ð a community event will be held for healthcare professionals, diabetic patients and their families and community members. The format of this event will include:
Panel discussions on diabetes in special population groups
Workshops on various topics such as glucose sensors; diabetes and obesity in young people; healthy cooking classes and physical activity classes, such as line dancing, zumba, tai chi, exercise balls and bands and chair exercises
Self-care sessions that allow one-on-one answer and question time.
There will also be a health exposition that will include a variety of screenings, and vendors.
The following organizations are partnering with the the Diabetes Research Center to assist in organizing and promoting the Summit as well as recruiting presenters and participants.
Office on Minority Health
International Diabetes Federation (IDF)
American Diabetes Association (ADA)
Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF)
American Association of Diabetes Educators (AADE)
|Date and time:||November 17, 2012|
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
|Location:||Area on Campus: Veteran's Memorial Auditorium|
|Event category:||Public Health|