2014 ROTARY INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION
Diabetes Epidemic:
Rotary Responses
2014 ROTARY INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION
Larry C. Deeb,MD
Rotary Club of Tallahassee FL USA
Clin Prof Florida State University
JOIN LEADERS, EXCHANGE IDEAS, TAKE ACTION
Chair: PDG Wayne Edwards
Diabetes Epidemic: Martin Silink
Children with Diabetes: Graham Ogle
Healthy Communities: Larry D...
• Prevention of diabetes involves
implementing a healthy lifestyle
• Rotarians as leaders should be an example
here
• The ...
• MoveTallahassee.com
• Healthy Rotarians
• Walk Around the world
Involving Rotary in your community to prevent diabetes
• Origin with Bob Gabordi, member Rotary
Club of Tallahassee and editor of
Tallahassee Democrat
• Teamed with a City Commi...
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• Response to District Governor and State
Surgeon General to combat obesity
epidemic
• Club committee developed logo for
H...
• Origin in Lane Cove Australia
• Web site offers registration and logging of
steps.
• So far 1.62 trips around the world
...
Lane Cove Australia: exercise equipment for community
Rotarians and Diabetes Prevention Developing Healthy Communities: Part 2 Diabetes Epidemic_Rotary Responses
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  1. 1. 2014 ROTARY INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION Diabetes Epidemic: Rotary Responses
  2. 2. 2014 ROTARY INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION Larry C. Deeb,MD Rotary Club of Tallahassee FL USA Clin Prof Florida State University
  3. 3. JOIN LEADERS, EXCHANGE IDEAS, TAKE ACTION
  4. 4. Chair: PDG Wayne Edwards Diabetes Epidemic: Martin Silink Children with Diabetes: Graham Ogle Healthy Communities: Larry Deeb Agenda
  5. 5. • Prevention of diabetes involves implementing a healthy lifestyle • Rotarians as leaders should be an example here • The Rotary demographic is at risk and can help each other and the community Involving Rotary in your community to prevent diabetes
  6. 6. • MoveTallahassee.com • Healthy Rotarians • Walk Around the world Involving Rotary in your community to prevent diabetes
  7. 7. • Origin with Bob Gabordi, member Rotary Club of Tallahassee and editor of Tallahassee Democrat • Teamed with a City Commissioner to walk on Saturdays in local parks. • Developed a blog and site for people to register and log miles. Move.Tallahassee.com
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  9. 9. • Response to District Governor and State Surgeon General to combat obesity epidemic • Club committee developed logo for Healthy Rotarians and offer monthly guidance to members. Healthy Rotarians
  10. 10. • Origin in Lane Cove Australia • Web site offers registration and logging of steps. • So far 1.62 trips around the world • Building a fitness center in local park Walk aroundtheworld.org.au
  11. 11. Lane Cove Australia: exercise equipment for community

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