Mini-Med School for Women

The Link Between Diabetes & Your Heart

This seminar will examine the link between diabetes and heart disease. Learn more about changes you can make to lower your risk and live a healthy life.

Wednesday, February 7, 2018 
5:30 PM – 7:00 PM
Pryor Cashman
Conference Room F/G
7 Times Square
New York, NY 10036

5:30 PM
Reception

6:00 PM
Welcome
Nisha Jhalani, MD
Director, CRF Women’s Heart Health Initiative
Director, Clinical and Educational Services, CIVT,
NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center

6:05 PM
Diabetes 101: Myths vs. Facts
Jacqueline Y. Lonier, MD
Adult Endocrinologist, Naomi Berrie Diabetes Center
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center

6:15 PM
Heart Health and Diabetes
Nisha Jhalani, MD

6:25 PM
PAD and Diabetes
Sahil A. Parikh, MD
Director, Endovascular Services, CIVT
NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center

6:35 PM
Prevention: Tips for Taking Control
Courtney Melrose, MPH, RD, CDE
Registered Dietitian and Certified Diabetes Educator
Naomi Berrie Diabetes Center

6:45 PM
Patient Perspectives
(Q&A and Panel Discussion)

Interested in attending CRF’s Mini-Med School on February 7th? Please fill out the form below.

Want to learn more about how diabetes and heart disease are related? Check out one of the many resources available here.