ECSU Drug Information Center offers free workshop: diabetes management
Kesha Williams July 24, 2008
The ECSU Drug Information Center will offer a free seminar, "Managing Your Diabetes,"
at 12 p.m. on July 31 at 101 East Ehringhaus Street. Pharmacists will discuss the
importance of proper diet and exercise, home monitoring of blood sugar, the common
medications prescribed to manage the disease, and the complications of uncontrolled
diabetes. The guest presenter is Dr. Nakita Cropper, assistant professor of clinical
pharmacy at Elizabeth City State University. As a clinical pharmacist at Bertie University
Health Systems, Dr. Cropper provides medication management services to patients with
chronic disease particularly diabetes. A free lunch will be provided but registration
is required: call the 24 hour appointment line at 252-335-8745. Seating is limited.