For all information, please visit http://www.diabetesatlanta.org, call 404-527-7150, Ext. 100, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. The event will be held 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. in Building 2 West of the Apparel Mart, 230 Spring Street, Atlanta, GA 30303.
CDC DOCTOR IS GUEST KEYNOTE SPEAKER
The morning keynote speaker will be Dr. Ann Albright, who as Director
of the Division of Diabetes Translation heads a team of more than 100
medical professionals and support personnel who strive to eliminate
diabetes through leadership, research programs and policies that translate
science into practice. Dr. Albright will be speaking from 8:30-9:15 a.m.,
and will be available for consultations and media interviews as needed.
SOME OF THE WORKSHOPS/MEDIA VISUALS
Some of the fun, informative workshops and educational seminars include:
-- Overcoming limitations for physical activity
-- Getting motivated for physical activity
-- Legal issues and diabetes
-- Making holiday favorites -- a cooking demonstration
-- Meal planning basics
-- Medications for diabetes and other problems
-- Insulin use
-- Getting pumped -- using insulin pumps
-- Vitamins, herbals and more
-- Taking care of your feet
-- Love and diabetes: Understanding common intimate concerns and how to
deal with them
-- Managing stress and diabetes
-- Southern soul -- the healthy way (a cooking demonstration)
-- Weight loss surgery
-- What do I feed my kidneys?
-- See your future: Preventing diabetic eye disease
-- Heart health and diabetes
|SOURCE Diabetes Association of Atlanta|
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