The Global Challenge of Diabetes in Children and Adults

  • today February 7, 2017
  • schedule 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM
  • location_on 777 United Nations Plaza
    10th Floor Church Center for the UN (44th St. and 1st Ave.)

This event is open to the public. No registration is required.

Speakers
TERRI H. LIPMAN, PhD, CRNP, FAAN

Professor of Pediatric Nursing; Stirl Professor of Nutrition; Assistant Dean for Community Engagement of University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing; Nurse Practitioner, Diabetes & Endocrinology Division, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. Developed Philadelphia Pediatric Diabetes Registry.

GAIL D’ERAMO MELKUS, EdD, C-NP, FAAN

Florence Downs Professor & Associate Dean for Research, Director, Pless Center for Nursing Research at NYU Rory Meyers College of Nursing. Nationally recognized expert in diabetes care and testing models of Diabetes care and health disparities in vulnerable populations.

JUDITH WYLIE-ROSETT, EdD, RD

Atran Foundation Chair in Social Medicine Professor; Division Head, Health Promotion & Nutrition Research Dep’t. of Epidemiology and Population Health Albert Einstein College of Medicine Collaborated in development of the Diabetes Prevention Program.

Moderator
GAIL C. McCAIN, PhD, RN, FAAN

Joan Hansen Grabe Dean and Professor Hunter-Bellevue School of Nursing and School of Health Professions Hunter College, CUNY

Co-Sponsors

Rory Meyers College Of Nursing
Armenian Relief Society
International Health Awareness Network

Diabetes care in India
Diabetes care in India (Credit: Trinity Care Foundation)

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