Pittsburgh EXPO 2014

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The EXPO is FREE and includes health screenings, cooking demonstrations, product and service exhibitors, as well as leading experts talking about diabetes management, research and prevention. Get the latest information on preventing and managing diabetes and its deadly complications to help keep you and your family healthy.

Visit the American Diabetes Association EXPO Pittsburgh and Join the Millions® in the fight to Stop Diabetes®. Learn how to live healthy, be active and change the future of diabetes for you and your family.

Have a question about EXPO? For more information on the Pittsburgh EXPO or for sponsorship and exhibit opportunities, contact Terri Seidman at 412-824-1181 ext. 4608 or tseidman@diabetes.org.

EXPO at a Glance

2014 Workshops/Speakers Schedule

9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Lose Pounds, Not Your Sanity!
Annie McCoy, RD, CDE, LDN, Joslin Diabetes Center Affiliates of the Allegheny Health Network

9:30 a.m., 10:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m.…
Sleepless in Pittsburgh? How Impaired Sleep Affects People with Diabetes
Eileen R. Chasens, PhD, RN, Associate Professor of Nursing, University of Pittsburgh

10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Managing Diabetes: The Next Step
Sanofi A1C Champion

11:00 a.m. to Noon
Type 2 Diabetes: What's it all about?
Beth Ann Coonrod, PhD, MPH, RN, CDE, Diabetes Disease Management Coordinator St. Clair Hospital Diabetes Center

11:00 a.m. to Noon
Meds: What, When, Where and How
Autumn Stewart, PharmD, BCACP, Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice, Duquesne University, Volunteer Director of Clinical Pharmacy Services, Catholic Charities Free Health Care Center

Noon to 12:45 p.m.
My Journey to a Winning Season
Rufus Dorsey, Actor, Fitness Trainer
Sponsored by Gateway Health Plan

1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Building Healthy Lifestyles in an Often Toxic World
Elizabeth M. Venditti, PhD, Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute & Clinic/UPMC

1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Diabetes Detective – Uncovering the Unspoken Conditions
Dr. Jennifer Holst, Associate Medical Director of Joslin Diabetes Center Affiliates of the Allegheny Health Network

2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Let the Games Begin
Diane Battaglia, RN CDE CPT-UPMC Mercy and Tammie Payne MSN, RN, CDE-UPMC Bedford

Thanks to Our Sponsors

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