Contemporary and Emerging Developments in the Prevention and Management of Diabetes

Annual Professional Development Symposium 2019

Friday, April 26th, 2019

8:00 am – 4:45 pm

Scripps Research – Florida Campus

Building B, 120 Scripps Way, Jupiter, Florida


*Space is limited, please be sure to Register Soon.

2019 Education Symposium Speakers

Topics Will Include:

  • 2018 Palm Beach County Diabetes Risk Assessment Data Analysis Report Findings
  • Review and Discussion of the 2019 Diabetes Standards of Care
  • Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Advances and Diabetes Clinical Trials
  • Diabulimia – What is It – Causes, Symptoms, Risk Factors, and Treatment
  • Neurologic Complications of Diabetes
  • Culinary Medicine – “Where Health Meets Food”

Featured Speakers

Setting the Stage Speaker

Barry S. Horowitz, MD, FACP, FACE
Palm Beach Diabetes & Endocrine Specialists
Co-Director of the Metabolic Research Institute, West Palm Beach

Keynote Speaker

Ovidio B. Bermudez, MD, FAAP, FSAHM, FAED, F.iaedp, CEDS
Senior Medical Director of Child & Adolescent Services
Chief Clinical Education Officer and Executive Ambassador
for Eating Recovery and affiliates
Eating Recovery Center
Denver, Colorado

James Gardner, DO
Invasive Cardiology
Tenet Florida Health Services
Palm Beach Gardens and Jupiter Medical Centers

Robert D. Karch, MD, MPH, FAAP
Nemours Children’s Hospital – Orlando
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
University of Central Florida College of Medicine

Barbara H. Jacobowitz, MS in Public Health
Health Services Administration University Department Chair
Keiser University

Cynthia Moreau, PharmD, BCACP
Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmacy Practice
Nova Southeastern University College of Pharmacy
Clinical Pharmacist – Ambulatory Care
Columbia Medical Center/Accountable Care Options, Greenacres, Florida