Director’s Council of Public Representatives (COPR)
NIH Public Bulletin – April 2012
Outsmart Diabetes: A Framework for Prevention and Management
When: Tuesday, May 15, 2012, 7:00–8:30 p.m.
Where: Suburban Hospital Auditorium, 8600 Old Georgetown Road, Bethesda, MD
Institute: NIH Clinical Center (CC)
Discover the latest information on diabetes by attending a lecture with experts from the NIH Clinical Center and Suburban Hospital. Speakers will address prevention of diabetes through lifestyle behaviors and treatment, including new medications, along with the effects of bariatric (weight-loss) surgery on diabetes.
- Kristina I. Rother, clinical investigator, Diabetes, Endocrinology, and Obesity Branch, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, NIH
- Michael A. Dempsey, endocrinologist and medical director, Diabetes Management Program, Suburban Hospital
This lecture is part of the Medicine for the Public lecture series, a health education program sponsored by the NIH Clinical Center, Suburban Hospital, and Johns Hopkins Medicine.
The Medicine for the Public lecture series is free and open to the public. To register or for more information, call (301) 896-3939 or visit http://clinicalcenter.nih.gov/about/news/mfp.shtml. On-site registration and light refreshments will be available beginning at 6:30 p.m. on the day of the lecture.