Saturday, November 10, 2012
CNY Community Diabetes Forum
(Special Events for Public)
A free community event - Controlling Type 2 Diabetes through Weight Loss: Surgical and Non-Surgical Approaches
Marisa Desimone MD
Endocrinologist, Joslin Diabetes Center
Breakout Sessions (Pick one of three) - Registration is a Must! Seating is limited.
The Pros and Cons of Weight Loss Surgery
Howard Simon MD and Jessica Planer RD
Upstate Bariatric Surgery Program
Lifestyle Changes for Weight Loss
Pam Blackmer RD
Registered Dietician, Joslin Diabetes Center at Upstate
The Emotional Aspects of Over Eating - note: this interactive presentation will run until 11 am
Richard O'Neill PhD
There will be multiple vendors including pharmaceutical companies, an eye doctor, a podiatrist, foot wear vendor, as well as a free screening for peripheral artery disease (PAD) screening. Sponsored by the American Diabetes Association and the Joslin Diabetes Center at Upstate Medical University.