DAYTONA BEACH, FLA. – (October 13, 2023) Halifax Health – Lohman Center for Diabetes and Endocrinology and the American Diabetes Association are hosting a full day conference to help those diagnosed with pre-diabetes, Type 1 diabetes and Type 2 diabetes, and their caregivers, discover the latest in resources and education. Keynote speaker, retired Lieutenant General Mark Hertling, author of “Growing Physician Leaders”, will be joined by Lowell and Nancy Lohman, as well as notable health professionals in an effort to increase education around quality diabetic care.
The Florida State of Diabetes Conference will take place on Saturday, November 11, 2023 from 8:00am to 3:00pm at the News Journal Center in Daytona Beach. All participants must register in advance at halifaxhealth.org/stateofdiabetes2023. Attendees will benefit from a comprehensive update on the treatment of diabetes, cardiovascular care, GLP-1 Treatments, and more. Expect exclusive vendors, presentations on the most up-to-date research and technology and interactive workshops.
“November is National Diabetes Month, so it’s important we promote the latest discoveries in diabetic healthcare to both the general public and local medical professionals,” said Mica Lill, Executive Director for Florida at the American Diabetes Association. “Because knowledge is power over diabetes, Halifax Health – Lohman Center for Diabetes and Endocrinology aims to provide the community with the information they need to both prevent and treat diabetes.”
The Halifax Health – Lohman Center for Diabetes and Endocrinology is committed to increasing access to diabetes education and resources across the community. The Florida State of Diabetes Conference is an opportunity to connect with and learn from individuals of all backgrounds passionate about promoting advanced, compassionate diabetes care. To learn more about speakers, explore our presenters, or register for the event, visit us online at halifaxhealth.org/stateofdiabetes2023.
About Halifax Health:
Halifax Health is the area’s leading healthcare provider, offering a continuum of healthcare services through a network of organizations including a tertiary hospital, community hospital, psychiatric services, a cancer treatment center with four outreach locations, the area’s largest hospice, a center for inpatient rehabilitation, primary care walk-in clinics, a walk-in clinic specializing in women’s health, two community clinics, three children’s medical practices, a home healthcare agency, and an exclusive provider organization. Halifax Health offers the area’s only Level II Trauma Center, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Pediatric Emergency Department staffed 24-7 with board certified pediatricians, Child and Adolescent Behavioral Services, complete Neurosurgical Services, OB Emergency Department, Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit that cares for babies born earlier than 28 weeks and the longest running Thrombectomy Capable stroke program in the area. For more information, visit halifaxhealth.org.