MARTINSBURG, W.Va. – West Virginia University Hospitals-East and the WVU Robert C. Byrd Health Sciences Center Eastern Division will sponsor a community mini-medical school program on diabetes.
The seminar, titled Diabetes 101, will be held on Tuesday, April 17 in the WVU Robert C. Byrd Health Sciences Center on the City Hospital campus. An update on the signs, symptoms, prevention and treatment of diabetes will be presented.
The featured speaker for the evening is Sheila Ramirez, MD, an endocrinologist with WVUH-East Endocrinology in Martinsburg and a clinical assistant professor at the WVU School of Medicine.
Sign-in for the community mini-medical school program begins at 6:30 pm, with the program to follow from 7 – 8 pm. Light refreshments will be offered at the conclusion of the seminar.
This community mini-medical school program is being offered free to the public as a community service of WVUH-East and the WVU Health Sciences Center Eastern Division. Reservations are strongly recommended. For more information or to register for this program, phone 304-264-1287, ext. 1760.