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04/10/15
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Dr. Joan Parambi will speak about diabetes and neuropathy at a free PRMC event on April 16.

The Peninsula Regional Endocrinology and Diabetes Center and its Diabetes Education Program invite anyone interested in learning more about diabetes to attend a free events next week. First up: The Diabetes Support Group will meet from 7:00 to 8:00 p.m. Monday, April 13, 2015 in the Avery W. Hall Educational Center Auditorium on the Peninsula Regional campus. This month, there will be a demonstration of how to make a healthy dish, Crunchy Apple Salad, by Andrea Olson, MS, RD, LDN, CDE of the Diabetes Education Department. Whether you, a member of your family or a friend has diabetes, participating in a support group can and will assist you in coping with the concerns the disease brings. Presentations include information on how to better manage and live with diabetes. Topics vary from month to month, and the group provides an excellent opportunity for all participants to share beneficial ideas and experiences. There are no dues or fees to attend. For more information about the support group meetings or if you have questions about diabetes, please call the Diabetes Education Program at Peninsula Regional Medical Center at 410-543-7061. Then, on Thursday, April 16, 2015, join us for "Diabetes and Neuropathy: New and Emerging Treatments," a diabetes awareness event. Joan Parambi, MD, an endocrinologist with the Peninsula Regional Endocrinology and Diabetes Center in Salisbury, will keynote the session. The event begins at 5:00 p.m. with exhibits from companies involved in diabetes care and services until 6:15 p.m. Dr. Parambi's presentation will begin at 6:30 p.m. and last approximately one hour. The program will be held in the auditorium of the Avery W. Hall Educational Center on the Peninsula Regional Medical Center campus. Free parking will be provided at the Avery W. Hall Educational Center, located at the corner of Waverly Drive and Vine Street, in the parking lot directly across Vine Street or in the adjacent Garage B. An RSVP is required; please call Peninsula Regional Endocrinology and Diabetes Center's Diabetes Education Program at 410-543-7061. There is no cost to attend. The Peninsula Regional Endocrinology and Diabetes Center's Diabetes Education Program is certified by the American Diabetes Association. To learn more about the program or available diabetes and endocrinology services at PRMC, call 410-543-7061.