Coalition Offers Free Dinner Discussion for Managing Diabetes

September 20, 2018

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Sept. 20, 2018

Jonathan Vorbeck
Public Health Impacts Administrator

Coalition Offers Free Dinner Discussion for Managing Diabetes

— Diabetes experts from the Northern Kentucky Diabetes Coalition will be on hand to answer diabetes questions during their free, second annual “Dinner, Discussion and Diabetes” event on Thursday, Oct. 18. The event takes place 5:30-8 p.m. at the St. Elizabeth Training and Education Center in Erlanger, Ky.

Participants should bring their questions and appetites as the event includes a complimentary dinner. The event is geared toward people with diabetes and their friends and family.

Dinner panel:

  • Bradley Eilerman MD, St. Elizabeth Physicians Regional Diabetes Center
  • Gregory Worley, DPM, St. Elizabeth Physicians, Wound Care Center
  • Paula Bergen RN CDE, Consultant
  • Kevin Brunacini DNP, APRN, The Diet Doc
  • Tamara Hammons Pharm.D., CDE, BCPS, Cincinnati VA Medical Center

This popular program requires pre-registration by Oct. 15 and space is limited. To register, please e-mail your name(s) and contact information (specifying “Diabetes Dinner”) to NKYDiabetesCoalition@gmail.com or call Julie Shapero at (859) 363-2116.

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The Northern Kentucky Health Department provides high quality public health services to more than 400,000 residents of Boone, Campbell, Grant and Kenton Counties, with a goal of preventing disease, promoting wellness and protecting against health threats. The Health Department seeks to be a nationwide leader in public health, and was one of the first in the country to earn national public health accreditation. For more information, visit www.nkyhealth.org.