SAN DIEGO SPOTLIGHT SERIES - TYPE 3 NIGHT

September 19, 2018

Diabetes Workshops That Will Keep You Upbeat
& Pretty Darn Confident

For Type 1s, Type 2s & Those Who Care

When:

Wednesday, September 19, 2018
6:30pm – 8:30pm

Where:

Schaetzel Center at Scripps La Jolla
9890 Genesee Avenue
La Jolla, CA 92037

How Much:

$5 per person at the door!

Parking is an additional $4

READY TO REGISTER? Call the TCOYD office at 800.998.2693

We’re just going to ask it…does your loved one annoy you (like a lot) when it comes to your diabetes? Join TCOYD for a night where your type 3s will learn how to support YOU better.

…this evenings spotlight topics include:

  • Establishing effective communication strategies
  • Diabetes etiquette
  • Finding peace with the day-to-day struggles of diabetes management

 

Featured Speakers

*Steven J. Edelman, MD
TCOYD Founder & Director

Dr. Edelman is the founder and director of Taking Control Of Your Diabetes (TCOYD), a professor of medicine in the Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism at the University of California, San Diego (UCSD) and the Veterans Affairs (VA) Healthcare System of San Diego. He is also the director of the Diabetes Care Clinic at the VA Medical Center. Dr. Edelman, who has type 1 diabetes himself, has written more than 200 articles, five books, and has won numerous awards for teaching and humanitarianism. He has been chosen by the medical students at UCSD as the ‘teacher of the year’ numerous times. Among his many honors, Dr. Edelman has received the ‘Diabetes Educator Of The Year’ award by the American Diabetes Association, the ‘Distinction in Endocrinology’ award by the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists, and named ‘Top 1% of U.S. Endocrinologists’ by US News and World Report

William Polonsky, PhD, CDE
Clinical Psychologist; Founder & CEO, Behavioral Diabetes Institute

Dr. Polonsky is President and Founder of the Behavioral Diabetes Institute, the world’s first organization totally dedicated to studying and addressing the unmet psychological needs of people with diabetes. He is also Associate Clinical Professor in Psychiatry at the University of California, San Diego. Dr. Polonsky received his PhD in clinical psychology from Yale University and has served as Senior Psychologist at the Joslin Diabetes Center in Boston, faculty member at Harvard Medical School and Chairman of the National Certification Board for Diabetes Educators. A licensed clinical psychologist and certified diabetes educator, he received the American Diabetes Association’s 2014 Richard R. Rubin Award for distinguished contributions to behavioral medicine and psychology. Dr. Polonsky’s most recent research projects have focused on quality of life in diabetes, diabetes-related distress and depression, hypoglycemic fear, and glucose monitoring behavior and attitudes in people living with diabetes.

Register NOW and pay just $5 at the door!

READY TO REGISTER?
Call the TCOYD office at 800.998.2693

Location

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990 Highland Drive, Suite 312
Solana Beach, CA 92075
800.998.2693