March 2, 2010 ~ Diabetes Coordinator and Author William “Lee” Dubois

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 William “Lee” DuBois, Diabetes Coordinator and Author.

About the Author:

William “Lee” Dubois is the Diabetes Coordinator of the non-profit Pecos Valley Medical Center in Northern New Mexico where he supervises the diabetes education and health care of over 250 patients. He is a community faculty member for the diabetes specialty program of Project ECHO at the University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, where he is engaged in teaching community health workers diabetes education skills via tele-medicine. Lee, a Type-1 Diabetic himself, is also the host of Diabetes P.A.L. (Peer Assisted Learning), a state-wide weekly phone-in support and education program for newly diagnosed diabetics sponsored by the Division of Endocrinology, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, and Project ECHO.

He writes LifeAfterDx, and internet diabetes health column, and is the author the patient hand-books:

The Born-Again Diabetic: the handbook to help you get your diabetes in control (Again)

Taming the Tiger: Your first year with diabetes

Domar al Tigre: Tu primer año con diabetes

And the soon to be released:

Beyond Fingersticks: the Continuous Glucose Monitoring revolution

for diabetes management

[Red Blood Cell Books, 2010, ISBN 978-0-9822257-3-3].

Photo Above:  William “Lee” DuBois

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March 2, 2010  ~  Diabetes Coordinator and Author William “Lee” Dubois