October 27, 2009 ~ Diabetes Self Management with Certified Diabetes Educator & Registered Dietitian

Diabetes Living Today® radio program, provides listeners with education, inspiration and motivation to live healthy and well with diabetes. Whether you have diabetes or know someone who does Diabetes Living Today® radio program offers experience, insight, education and tips to manage life with diabetes. Through interviews, including “World Class” Research Scientist, physicians and people living with diabetes, living well tips and questions from the listening audience, host Kitty Castellini and Endocrinologist Dr. Joseph J. Fallon, Jr. are there every step of the way to offer guidance, advice, and most of all, support.

This week Kitty and Dr. Fallon will interview Stephanie A. Smith, RD, CDE and Marita J. Schroy, RN, BSN, CDE from Underwood-Memorial Hospital.

Stephanie A. Smith, RD, CDE

Preferred Telephone: (856) 686-5167

Present Position:

Registered Dietitian, Certified Diabetes Educator

Educates in-patient and outpatients in Underwood Memorial Hospital’s Diabetes Self Management Program.

Develops meal plans, counsels and teaches people with diabetes to become self sufficient in managing their diabetic needs at the same time providing nutritional guidance to all patients as needed.

Education:

Bachelor Science Nutrition, Messiah College, Grantham PA – 2001

Sodexho Dietetic Internship, Philadelphia, PA -2003

Registered Dietitian

Certified Diabetes Educator

Marita J. Schroy, RN, BSN, CDE

Underwood Memorial Hospital, Coordinator, Patient & Community Education

(856) 853-2141

Present Position:

Registered Nurse, Certified Diabetes Educator

Coordinator of Underwood Memorial Hospital’s Diabetes Self Management Program

Keeping all educators informed with current knowledge especially related to diabetes.

Teaching individuals Diabetic, self management skills to become champions in their health.

Education:

Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Wagner College, Staten Island NY-1980

Registered Nurse

Certified Diabetes Educator since 1998

Photo Above:  Stephanie A. Smith, RD, CDE & Marita J. Schroy, RN, BSN, CDE

Listen to Diabetes Living Today® interview with Stephanie A. Smith & Marita J. Schroy

October 27, 2009 ~ Diabetes Self Management with Certified Diabetes Educator & Registered Dietitian