Diabetes Community Event
Saturday, November 11
Valley Sports Academy
1855 125th St, Lake Hallie
Keynote, discussions, light refreshments, networking and more!
OakLeaf Clinics is kicking off Diabetes Awareness Month with a FREE community event for those who have diabetes or are wanting to learn more about diabetes. Great for family members, teachers, school nurses, caregivers, and friends!
Keynote: JC Aragone
JC Aragone is a professional tennis player who has competed in major tournaments, including the US Open and Australian Open. He was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes at the age of 17. Through hard work and education, he navigated managing his diabetes - both on and off the court. He hopes to educate and motivate others on how to manage diabetes, while still striving to accomplish their goals.
- Put Your Best Foot Forward: How to Care for Your Diabetic Feet
Dr. Andrea Cifaldi, Fellowship-Trained Foot and Ankle Surgeon
- Hands-On Nutrition
Bridget Segerstrom, RD, CDCES
- Caregiver/Parent Q & A
Dr. Aron Adkins and Carly Overgard, APNP
- Networking and Story Sharing Opportunities Throughout
Exhibitor Presentations and Education
Learn more about the advancements in diabetes technology at exhibitor stations.
There will also be games and discussions for adolescents with diabetes. This is a family-friendly event. All ages are welcome.Register for the Event