Diabetica Research Solutions, Inc. (DRSI) announces the formation of its Diabetes Healthcare Advisory Board. Richard Corlin M.D., FACP, will serve as Chairman, and other members include D. Walter Cohen D.D.S., Joyce Malaskovitz PhD., R.N., C.D.E., Andrea Pennington M.D., and Katja Van Herle M.D., M.S.P.H.
Online PR News – 26-August-2010 – – Thought Leaders In Healthcare To Develop and Implement National Diabetes Education and Awareness Programs.
(Boca Raton – August 25, 2010) Diabetica Research Solutions, Inc. (DRSI) - www.drsi-inc.com – announces the formation of its Diabetes Healthcare Advisory Board to guide the development and implementation of outreach and education programs throughout the diabetes population. The objective is to help diabetics manage their disease-state and pre-diabetics to delay or avoid the onset of diabetes. Richard Corlin M.D., FACP, past president of the American Medical Association, will serve as Chairman of the DRSI Diabetes Healthcare Advisory Board. The other members include D. Walter Cohen D.D.S., Joyce Malaskovitz PhD., R.N., C.D.E., Andrea Pennington M.D., and Katja Van Herle M.D., M.S.P.H. All of the board members will come from different healthcare disciplines that deal with diabetes. They will advise DRSI within their field of expertise about how to best educate diabetics.
Dr. Richard Corlin said, “It is very exciting to work with such diverse and distinguished healthcare professionals and experts as well as a company with fresh ideas. We will apply our knowledge and experience to help guide DRSI to educate people about how they can live better every day with diabetes. We will also advise on expanding the board to introduce thought leaders from other disciplines and organizations that address issues related to diabetes. They will include professionals from the American Academy of Family Physicians, American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists, American Academy of Opthalmology, American College of Cardiologists, American Dieticians Association, and the Gerontological Society of America.”
Dr. Richard Corlin, who has accepted the appointment of Chairman of the Advisory Board, brings an enormous legacy of achievements in the field of gastroenterology. He served as past President of the American Medical Association and was also a member of the Advisory Committee to the Director of the National Institutes of Health. Dr. Corlin has devoted much of his energy and efforts to healthcare reform, and is a practicing specialist who is invited to speak worldwide about critical healthcare issues.
Dr. D. Walter Cohen has spearheaded groundbreaking advancements in the field of periodontics and the treatment of diabetes. As a prominent member of the scientific community, he has published 22 books and more than 130 articles. He is currently Dean-Emeritus of the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine and Chancellor-Emeritus of the Drexel University College of Medicine.
Joyce Malaskovitz PhD., R.N., C.D.E., serves as Director of the Health & Wellness Services and Diabetes Treatment Center at Desert Springs Hospital in Las Vegas, Nevada. She was also the Executive Director of Lifestyle Decisions, a diabetes and cardiac management program, and she has been awarded the American Diabetes Association “Making A Difference” Award.
Dr. Andrea Pennington is a respected Integrative Medicine physician, author and leading authority on wellness and prevention. Through books and other media she has authored, her high profile advocacy empowers people to help make their lives Diabetes Proof. Dr. Pennington has earned multiple media appearances on programs including Oprah, Dr. Oz, The Today Show, CNN, and Fox News Channel.
Dr. Katja Van Herle has distinguished herself as the Chief of Endocrinology and the Chair of the Diabetes Task Force at UCLA. She is a professor of Medicine and Director of Community Health Education for the Scripps Research Institute and the Founder of a National Corporate Consortium that seeks to affect change for dysmetabolic diseases including diabetes. She is also the president and CEO of “The All Greater Good Foundation” which focuses on education and outreach programs for public health issues and funds basic science research.
Younis Zubchevich, CEO DRSI, said, “We have reached out to top healthcare experts who represent the many fields and disciplines that diabetes affects. We are honored to have these distinguished leaders in their respective fields to help direct DRSI’s outreach and education programs. Our board members are on the leading-edge of diabetes management. Their insights, opinions, and experience help ensure that DRSI, a consumer healthcare company dedicated to improving the quality of life of people with diabetes and pre-diabetes, effectively implements educational programs that will help manage the effects and control the growing expenses associated with diabetes. We intend to establish a foundation where we can channel profits into diabetes causes. Our advisory board will be key in helping determine the optimal uses of foundation resources.”
For more information on Diabetica Research Solutions, Inc. log on to: http://www.drsi-inc.com. drsi ReStore! Energy™, the breakthrough energy formula for people with diabetes, is DRSI’s flagship product. Other new products in the development pipeline include consumer-friendly supplements for weight control, appetite suppression, and other necessary functions to help people self-manage their diabetes easier. The DRSI corporate mission is to help people with diabetes overcome life’s daily challenges and live an active, healthy life where everything is possible!