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2017 Schedule of Events  

West LNG Meeting
Date:         Thursday, April 13th
Topic:       Medication Update in Diabetes: Use What? When?
Location: Western New England University
                   Center for Sciences and Pharmacy, Room 200
                   1215 Wilbraham Road
                   Springfield, MA  01119
Time:       5:30 Refreshments and Networking
                  6:00 - 7:30p CE Program
Cost:        AADE Member $20.00 & Non-member $25.00
                  CE Credit Pending
RSVP by April 6th and contact Kam Capoccia @ 413-796-2418 or kcapoccia@wne.edu

               Click here to register

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Date:       Wednesday, June 7th
Speaker:  Amy Moran-Thomas, PhD
Topic:      Diabetes Care: A Global Perspective
Location: Lowell General Hospital (free parking)
                 Clark Auditorium (Main Campus)
                 295 Varnum Ave          
                  Lowell, MA
Time:        Registration starts at 5:30p / Presentation from 6:30 – 7:30p followed by Q&A
Cost:         AADE Member $20.00 & Non-member $25.00 (includes light dinner)
Contact:    Judy Pentedemos at 978-302-1086 with any questions or difficulty finding the facility.

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SAVE THE DATE – more details to come: 
Date:        Wednesday, October 4th
Speaker:   Dr. Medha Munshi
Topic:       Guidelines for the Care of Older Adults with Diabetes
Location:  Brockton VNA
Time:        Evening

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Coordinating Body 2017 (click name to email)
CB Chair:  Ann Lindsay 
CB Chair-Elect: Jane Hughes
CB Immediate Past Chair:  Deb Reid
CB Team Members:
     Technology:  Cathy Mullooly and Patty Rais-Keeley
     Advocacy: Sherry Smith-Ossman
     Treasurer:  Laurie Higgins
     Recording Secretary: Jean Bianchetto
     Membership: Denise MacKenzie
     Programming:  Jane Hughes and Michael See
     Social Media: Anna Floreen
     South LNG Leader: Michael See
     West LNG Co-Leaders: Kam Capoccia and Izabela Collier
     Central LNG Co-Leaders:  Krista Penning and Jennifer Newman
     North LNG Leader: Judy Pentedemos
     Boston/East LNG Co-Leaders: Jane Hughes and Patricia Underwood

Massachusetts Blog

Cost of Insulin

Cost of Insulin

Written by: Anna Floreen

There is an overwhelming concern from the diabetes community about the rising cost of insulin nationwide.  I myself have been an insulin dependent type 1 since 1989.  A white paper bag from the fridge at my local pharmacy was part of my family's monthly budget for decades.

H Bill 3871

H Bill 3871

State Legislation Still Needs Your Attention
The debates are over, the election will be soon, but the work of state and federal government continues.

New Combination Injectables for the Treatment of Type 2 Diabetes

New Combination Injectables for the Treatment of Type 2 Diabetes

What role could a combination of a GLP-1 receptor agonist and basal insulin have in the management of patients with type 2 diabetes?

Local Networking Groups

Boston LNG

Boston LNG

Local networking opportunities, focusing on members from Boston.

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Central Massachusetts LNG

Central Massachusetts LNG

Local networking opportunities, focusing on members from central Massachusetts.

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Massachusetts Legislative Advocacy Group

Massachusetts Legislative Advocacy Group

Forum for discussion regarding state and federal legislation and to organize Calls to Action

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North Massachusetts LNG

North Massachusetts LNG

Local networking opportunities, focusing on members from north Massachusetts.

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South Massachusetts LNG

South Massachusetts LNG

Local networking opportunities, focusing on members in south Massachusetts.

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West Massachusetts LNG

West Massachusetts LNG

Local networking opportunities, focusing on members from west Massachusetts.

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May 2017
1
Monday, May 1 - Monday, May 1, 2017
Boston, MA
5
Friday, May 5 - Friday, May 5, 2017
Hilton Garden Inn
Freeport, ME
August 2017
4
Friday, August 4 - Monday, August 7, 2017
Indianapolis, IN

October 2017
15
Sunday, October 15 - Tuesday, October 17, 2017
Point Lookout
Northport, ME

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