Diabetes Day

November 7, 2015 | 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Control is the Goal

  • Free hemoglobin A1C tests!
  • Inspirational lectures by diabetes experts
  • Informational tables and giveaways from diabetes companies
  • Professional Panel - Navagaiting Through Healthcare Reform with Diabetes
  • A day of empowerment to help you take control of your diabetes!

Speaker Agenda for Diabetes DayKnobWeb

7:30-9 a.m. - Breakfast, A1C’s, blood pressures, weights, coffee, exhibits

9 a.m. - Welcome – Jennifer Troupe, Practice Manager, PMG Endocrinology, Diabetes and Nutrition Center

9:05-9:45 a.m. - A Tour of Diabetes Treatment Options in 2015 – Christopher Corsi, MD, Endocrinologist, PMG Endocrinology, Diabetes and Nutrition Center

9:45-10:30 a.m. -Save Your Soles: A Guide to Diabetic Feet – Gregg Neibauer, DPM, Alpine Foot and Ankle Clinic

10:30-11:15 a.m. - Diabetes: The Link Between Oral and Systemic Health – Joseph C. Meng, DDS, MS, FACP, Diplomat of the American Board of Prosthodontics, Meng Dentistry

11:15 a.m.-12:45 p.m. - Lunch, A1C’s, blood pressures, weights, Ask-An-Expert booth, exhibits

12:45-1:30 p.m. - Medications for Diabetes; Options and Comparisons – Paul E. Brand. PharmD, AE-C, Owner – Florence Pharmacy

1:30-2:15 p.m - The Triad of Diabetes: Munch, Move and Monitor - Carla Cox, PhD, RD, CDE, PMG Endocrinology, Diabetes and Nutrition Center

2:15-2:45 p.m. - Break

Break outs

Type 1

  • 2:45 - 3:30 p.m. – Update on the Artificial Pancreas – recent progress and future challenges – Michele Danicich, MD, FACE, Endocrinologist, PMG Endocrinology, Diabetes and Nutrition Center

Type 2

  • 2:45 - 3:05 p.m. – Questions and Answers about Men’s Health Issues in Diabetes – Christopher Corsi, MD, Endocrinologist, PMG Endocrinology, Diabetes and Nutrition Center
  • 3:05 - 3:30 p.m. – Diabetes, the WEIGHT of the Matter – Katy Brown DO, Endocrinologist, PMG Endocrinology, Diabetes and Nutrition Center

2:45 - 3:05 p.m. - Questions and Answers about Men’s Health Issues in Diabetes – Christopher Corsi, MD, Endocrinologist, PMG Endocrinology, Diabetes and Nutrition Center

3:05 - 3:30 p.m. - Diabetes, the WEIGHT of the Matter – Katy Brown DO, Endocrinologist, PMG Endocrinology, Diabetes and Nutrition Center

3:30 - 3:45 p.m. - Break

3:45 - 4:15 p.m. - Patient Panel

4:15 - 4:30 p.m. - Wrap up/Raffle