Diabetes Expo-Stress Less About Diabetes

Post date: 9/28/2021

 November is Diabetes Awareness month and Sun Health’s diabetes-education staff is hosting an expo to promote ways to manage or prevent type 2 diabetes. We invite you to join Sun Health for this informative event so you can stress less about diabetes. 

 Friday, November 12, 2021
9 – 11:30 a.m.

 Expo Highlights

  • Hear about current trends in diabetes treatment from medical experts 
  • Learn best practices for managing your diabetes and minimizing complications 
  • Understand your Medicare benefits for diabetes education and support 
  • Prediabetes Risk Test 

Expo Schedule

9:00 a.m.   Introduction

9:10 a.m.  “Be Your Own Advocate”
Julie Hoffman, Chair of Advocacy
American Diabetes Association

9:55 a.m.   Break & Vendor walk

10:15 a.m. “How to Manage Your Diabetes”
Dr. Danielle Gilliam, PharmD, MPH
American Diabetes Association Community
Leadership Board, President

11:00 a.m. “Eat Better, Feel Better”
Julia Deen, Registered Dietitian
Sun Health Wellness

11:15 a.m. “Sun Health Wellness Programs”
Teri Elkins, MPH,CHES
Sun Health Wellness

11:20 a.m.  Closing Remarks

11:30 a.m. Vendor Walk

Masks are required for in-person participation. Event planned as in person and virtual, subject to change depending on local conditions. Registration required. Call (623) 207-1703.