Story of Diabetes
Woman and Child Reading Diabetes Results

Course Objective

  • To describe the evolution of how diabetes was understood and treated
  • To explain how diabetes is currently managed
  • To provide examples of potential future treatment regimens and technologies

Date: August 29, 2018

Linda Moskin, MD, MPH & Anne Brennan, MS, RN, FNP
New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOHMH)

This self-paced module provides a historical overview of the chronic disease, diabetes mellitus or Type 1 diabetes. In this training, participants will learn about diabetes treatment and management throughout history from Ancient Egyptian civilization to modern day treatment regimens and technologies.

Region 2 Public Health Training Center