Einstein/Montefiore Department of Medicine

Montefiore Hosts Full Calendar for Diabetes Month


Rita Louard, MD, Director of the Montefiore Clinical Diabetes Center

November 1-30, 2011 

November is National Diabetes Month, and the Montefiore Clinical Diabetes Center is sponsoring a variety of events throughout the month to educate staff and patients on how to maintain healthy lifestyles. Recognized both locally and nationally, the Center is a leader in research and a model of excellence in diabetes prevention and management.

This year's programs and events were organized by Clinical Diabetes Center Director Dr. Rita Louard and colleagues, and are geared to educate and raise the awareness of diabetes and its complications.

Noteworthy Events 

Wednesday, November 2

12:15 pm
Kickoff Diabetes Circle of Health Walk (Giveaways while supplies last)
West Garden
111 East 210th Street
Bronx, NY
Walk will take place at the Montefiore Mile if there is inclement weather.

Friday, November 4

9:00 am – 10:00 am
Diabetes Research Center Conference
“Drosophila Model of Type 2 Diabetes”
Jianbo Na, MD, Mount Sinai School of Medicine
LeFrak Auditorium, Price Center/Block Research Pavilion • Albert Einstein
College of Medicine of Yeshiva University • 1300 Morris Park Avenue •
Bronx, New York 10461

Wednesday, November 9

8:00 am – 9:30 am
“Management of Type 2 Diabetes”
Rita Louard, MD
Montefiore Medical Group, Bronx East • 2300 Eastchester Avenue •
Bronx, New York 10462

noon – 2:00 pm
Diabetes Awareness/Healthy Body/Healthy Mind educational table
Outside the cafeteria • North Campus • 600 East 233rd Street • Bronx,
New York 10466

Friday, November 11

9:00 am – 10:00 am
Diabetes Research Center Conference
“Inflammatory Links Between Obesity and Type 2 Diabetes”
Alan R. Saltiel, PhD, University of Michigan
LeFrak Auditorium, Price Center/Block Research Pavilion • Albert Einstein
College of Medicine of Yeshiva University • 1300 Morris Park Avenue •
Bronx, New York 10461

Monday, November 14

5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
“Diabetes Club Meeting”
Helena Duffy, ANP-BC, CDE, and Sharon Movsas, RD, CDE
7N Conference Room B • Weiler Hospital, East Campus • 1825 Eastchester
Road • Bronx, New York 10461• To register, call 1-800-MD-MONTE (800-636-6683)

Tuesday, November 15

10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Montefiore/1199 Health Fair, open to all Montefiore
associates on the east campus
Lubin Dining Room • Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva
University • 1300 Morris Park Avenue • Bronx, New York 10461

Wednesday, November 16

9:00 am – 10:00 am
Grand Rounds – “Diabetes and Its Management”
Rita Louard, MD
Conference Room A, Education Center • North Campus • 600 East 233rd
Street • Bronx, New York 10466

Friday, November 18

8:00 am – 9:00 am
Family Medicine Grand Rounds – ”Case Presentations: A Team
Approach to Managing the Patient with Poorly Controlled T2DM”
Williamsbridge Family Practice • 3448 Boston Road • Bronx, New York
10469 • Broadcast to NW7, Family Health Center, via Webinar

9:00 am – 10:00 am
Diabetes Research Center Conference
Edward Fisher, MD, PhD, MPH, NYU Langone Medical Center
LeFrak Auditorium, Price Center/Block Research Pavilion • Albert Einstein
College of Medicine of Yeshiva University • 1300 Morris Park Avenue •
Bronx, New York 10461

Monday, November 21

12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
“Managing the Patient with Type 1 Diabetes”
Rita Louard, MD, and the Clinical Diabetes Center Team
Northwest 5 Conference Room • Moses Campus • 111 East 210th Street •
Bronx, New York 10467

5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
“Diabetes Club Meeting”
Alethea Shepardson, FNP, CDE
Tishman Learning Center #4 • Moses Campus • 111 East 210th Street •
Bronx, New York 10467 • To register, call 1-800-MD-MONTE (636-6683)

Tuesday, November 29

12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
“Personal Experiences with Type 1 Diabetes”
Rita Louard, MD, and the Clinical Diabetes Center Team
Northwest 5 Conference Room • Moses Campus • 111 East 210th Street •
Bronx, New York 10467

Exercise 

Diabetes Circle of Health Walks (Giveaways while supplies last)
West Garden
111 East 210th Street
Bronx, NY
 

Walks will take place at the Montefiore Mile if there is inclement weather.

Wednesday, November 2, 12:15 pm: Kickoff Walk
Speaker: Steven Safyer, MD, President and CEO, Montefiore Medical Center 

Wednesday, November 9, 12 noon

Wednesday, November 16, 12 noon 

ZUMBA: Free classes for first-time participants
The following classes are open to all Montefiore associates. Classes are free
of charge for new participants. Please call 1-800-MD-MONTE to
reserve a spot.

Wednesday, November 2

5:15 pm – 6:00 pm
Montefiore Care Management (CMO) • 100 Corporate Blvd, Suite 111 A •
Yonkers, New York 10701

Tuesday, November 8

5:15 pm – 6:00 pm
Auditorium • North Campus • 600 East 233rd Street • Bronx, New York
10466

5:15 pm – 6:00 pm
Cafeteria • One Fordham Plaza • Bronx, New York 10458

5:30 pm – 6:15 pm
Cafeteria (4th floor) • East Campus • 1825 Eastchester Road • Bronx,
New York 10461

Wednesday, November 9

5:15 pm – 6:00 pm
Food Pavilion
Moses Campus
111 East 210th Street
Bronx, NY 10467

Friday, November 18

6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
ZUMBATHON to Stomp Out Diabetes
Mosholu Montefiore Community Center
3450 Dekalb Avenue 
Bronx, NY 10467

Space limited to 300 participants. Cost is $15 in advance and $20 at the door. First fifty 1199 members to register at the door may enter free.

To register go to giving.montefiore.org/zumba. Co-sponsored by the Diabetes Center, District 1199 and the Mosholu Montefiore Community Center. Email rshanker@montefiore.org for more information.

Nutrition 

Food Tastings (Giveaways while supplies last)
Cafeteria
Moses, East and North Campuses

Wednesday, November 2, 11:30 am – 1:30 pm

Wednesday, November 9, 11:30 am – 1:30 pm

Monday, November 14, 11:30 am – 1:30 pm

Downloads 

Providers Calendar (PDF)

Calendar

Thursday, September 04, 2014

Department of Medicine Grand Rounds
Missak Haigentz, MD
8:00 AM : Forchheimer Medical Science Building 3rd Floor Lecture Hall

Grand Rounds

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West Campus

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1300 Morris Park Avenue
Bronx, NY 10461 (directions)

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