Mini-Med School for Women

The Link Between Diabetes & Your Heart Part II - Take Back Control

Join us for a free seminar and take charge of your health!

If you have diabetes, reducing your risk of heart disease is key to improving your quality of life. Learn how to control your risk factors and live a heart-healthy life.

Tuesday, April 9, 2019

5:30 PM – 7:00 PM
Cardiovascular Research Foundation
1700 Broadway, 9th Floor
New York, NY 10019

5:30 PM

6:00 PM
10 Things Every Diabetic Needs to Know
Nisha Jhalani, MD
Director, CRF Women’s Heart Health Initiative
Director of Inpatient Clinical Services, CIVT
NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center

6:15 PM
Novel Diabetes Medications: Questions to Ask Your Doctor
Jacqueline Y. Lonier, MD
Adult Endocrinologist, Naomi Berrie Diabetes Center
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center

6:30 PM
Food as Medicine: A Holistic Approach to the Diabetic Diet
Courtney Melrose, MPH, RD, CDE
Registered Dietitian and Certified Diabetes Educator
Naomi Berrie Diabetes Center

6:45 PM
Patient Perspectives

This program is supported by educational grants from Boehringer Ingelheim and Novo Nordisk Inc.