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Diabetes Community Event

Saturday, November 11
2:00-6:00 PM
Valley Sports Academy
1855 125th St, Lake Hallie

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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.

Breakout Discussion

  • 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.

For Adolescents

There will also be games and discussions for adolescents with diabetes. This is a family-friendly event. All ages are welcome.

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