“But this is how I eat!” How to talk with your patients about diabetes, nutrition, and lifestyle

Monday, March 9, 2015 from 5:00 PM – 6:15 PM

The Pritzker Diabetes Prevention and Management Group and the Bucksbaum Student Interest Group invite you to join us for:

“But this is how I eat!”
How to talk with your patients about diabetes, nutrition, and lifestyle

Location: BSLC 109

Food will be served!

 This event will feature a panel of experts in diabetes and patient education who will share their insights on talking with patients about nutrition, exercise, and disease management in effective, culturally-sensitive ways. The panel will include:

Monica Peek News                        Deb Burnet News_updated                                    Althera Steenes Profile
Dr. Monica Peek                       Dr. Deborah Burnet                            Ms. Althera Steenes
General Internist             General Internist and Pediatrician         Community Outreach Specialist
General Internal Medicine           General Internal Medicine                   and Lay Health Educator

Please join us for this excellent opportunity to learn from expert, experienced practitioners about how to communicate with patients about vital but often sensitive and under-emphasized topics! You may direct any questions about the event to alauer@uchicago.edu or jennifermccoy9@gmail.com. Click here to download the event flyer.