Schedule of Events

Schedule your day by checking out all of the exciting programs the New York EXPO has to offer this year. We look forward to seeing you there, and continuing the fight to Stop Diabetes!

Main Stage Schedule

Make sure to stop by the Main Stage to learn about diabetes from Healthcare Professionals and people living with diabetes!

10:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
The Economic Challenges of Managing Diabetes Medications and Other Prescriptions
Presented by NYRX Card

10:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Fluctuating Vision
Presented by Adlens, US

11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Living Beyond Diabetes
Karin Hehenberger, MD, PhD, CEO and Founder of Lyfebulb

12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
How to Protect your Family and Loved Ones with Life-Saving Tests
Dr. Perry Frankel
Presented by Advanced Cardiovascular Diagnostics

1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Medical Symposium-Diabetes Prevention and Beyond

2:00 p.m. to 3:00p.m.
A Regneron Patient Ambassador tells their Story of Living with Diabetic Macular Edema
Presented by Regeneron

3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Managing Diabetes: The Next Step
Mary Ellen Willin
Presented by Sanofi

Healthy Eating Stage Schedule

At the Healthy Eating stage enjoy 7 different diabetes friendly cooking demonstrations, filled with nutritional information, and samples!

10:30 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.
Malaysian Cuisine
TBD

11:15 a.m. to Noon
Korean Cuisine
Chef Clara Park

Noon to 12:45 p.m.
Indian Cuisine
Chef Guddia Singh

12:45 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Puerto Rican Cuisine
Chef Frank Maldonado

1:30 p.m. to 2:15 p.m.
American Cuisine
Chef Dina Cheney

2:15 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.m
African American Cuisine
Chef Jeffrey K. Vaden

3:00 p.m. to 3:45 p.m.
Latino Cuisine
Chef Elsie Ramos

Health Screening Area

Visit the back of the North Wing to get your FREE health screenings. Including A1c, Blood Pressure, BMI, Foot Screenings, Cholesterol, HIV, Cardiovascular, Dental and more.

Active Living Zone

At the Active Living Zone take part in whichever exercise gets you motivated to move! Show us your skills and learn more about how moving can help you manage your diabetes.

10:15 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.
Dance Fitness
Shape Up NYC

10:45 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.
Kick Hopping
Fitness the Wright Way, LLC.

11:15 p.m. to 11:45 p.m.
Ninja Workout and Challenges
Ary Nunez

11:45 p.m. to 12:15 p.m.
Cheerleading
Liv Well

12:15 p.m. to 12:45 p.m.
Cardio Sculpt
Shape Up NYC

12:45 p.m. to 1:15 p.m.
Kick-Hopping
Fitness the Wright Way, LLC.

1:15 p.m. to 1:45 p.m.
Ninja Workout and Challenges
Ary Nunez

1:45 p.m. to 2:15 p.m.
Dancing
Liv Well

2:15 p.m. to 2:45 p.m.
Body Conditioning and Bokwa Fitness
Shape Up NYC

2:45 p.m. to 3:15 p.m.
Zumba
Johanny & Zumba GK

3:15 p.m. to 3:45 p.m.
Bokwa Fitness
Shape Up NYC

Cultural Zone

Come by the Cultural Zone all day to see the Faces of Diabetes and learn how different cultures and diabetes all fit together.

Living with Type 1 Diabetes & Living with Type 2 Diabetes

Managed and presented by health professionals and health professional students.

10:45 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.
What is Type 1 Diabetes?

12:15 p.m. to 12:45 p.m.
Advocacy — Know you’re Rights

1:45 p.m. to 2:15 p.m.
What is Type 2 Diabetes?

2:45 p.m. to 3:15 p.m.
Advocacy — Safe at School

3:15 p.m. to 3:45 p.m.
Advocacy Leadership – Join the Fight!

High Risk – African American Initiatives

10:15 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.
Diabetes and Nutrition
Maudene Nelson, RD

10:45 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.
Physical Activity
Strong Movement

11:15 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.
Presentation
Hip Hop Public Health

11:45 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.
Physical Activity
Run 2 Live

12:15 p.m. to 12:45 p.m.
Cooking Demonstration
Chef Yvette LaCrette

12:45 p.m. to 1:15 p.m.
Diabetes and Nutrition
Maudene Nelson, RD

High Risk – Latino Initiatives

10:15 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.
You Can Still Eat the Foods You Love
Yamileth Martinez, MPH

10:45 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.
Fitness/Aerobics
Desiree DiCupe

11:15 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.
ZUMBA!
Desiree DiCupe

11:45 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.
National Association of Hispanic Nurses (NAHN) — Affordable Act
Miriam Gonzalez, BS, RN

12:15 p.m. to 1:15 p.m.
Salsa and Merengue
Lorenz Dance Studio

1:15 p.m. to 1:45 p.m.
Healthy Mind Healthy Body
Anderson Torres, PhD

1:45 p.m. to 2:15 p.m.
ZUMBA!
Johanny & Zumba GK

2:15 p.m. to 2:45 p.m.
With All My Heart
Samuel Arce, MD

2:45 p.m. to 3:15 p.m.
Health and Flavor in the Latino Kitchen
Jhack Sepulveda, Nutritionist and Chef Frank Maldonado

3:15 p.m. to 3:45 p.m.
ZUMBA!
Johanny & Zumba GK